New Drug Product: Striverdi Respimat

Long-term maintenance treatment of airflow obstruction in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), including chronic bronchitis and/or emphysema.

Airborne Transmission of Ebola Unlikely

People face no threat of airborne transmission of Ebola, according to a panel of Ebola experts.

Are Fish Contributing to Antibiotic Resistance?

The fish you eat may be contributing to an increasingly worrisome public health issue: antibiotic resistance.

Paper Receipts Contain BPA

Endocrine-disrupting chemicals such as bisphenol A (BPA) can be found in many products, even in a restaurant receipt.

Patient With 'Funny Tongue'

A 35-year-old woman presents complaining about the appearance of her tongue.

Banned Dietary Supplements Remain for Sale

Despite being recalled by the FDA, dietary supplements adulterated with banned substances continue to remain available to the public.

Case Study: Chia Seeds and Dysphagia

Chia seeds have become a popular health food item but should be used with caution by patients with dysphagia or known esophageal strictures.

Mistake or Medical Malpractice?

A case against a clinician raises the question 
of whether the error 
constitutes malpractice.

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Drug Updates

IMBRUVICA

  • Oncology > Leukemias, lymphomas, and other hematologic cancers
  • Indication expanded to include CLL in patients with 17p deletion.
  • Updated: 10/24/2014

MIACALCIN

  • Musculoskeletal Disorders > Bone disorders
  • Additional Warnings/Precautions regarding increased risk of malignancies.
  • Updated: 10/23/2014

MIACALCIN INJECTION

  • Musculoskeletal Disorders > Bone disorders
  • Additional Warnings/Precautions regarding increased risk of malignancies.
  • Updated: 10/23/2014

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