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Kombucha: Boosting Immunity or Just Toxic Tea?

Kombucha: Boosting Immunity or Just Toxic Tea?

Fungal and bacterial contaminants are common, with more than 20 cases of cutaneous anthrax, liver damage and allergic reactions reported.

Why Drug Names Get Confused and What the FDA Is Doing About It

Why Drug Names Get Confused and What the FDA Is Doing About It

Similarities in prescription drug names as well as drug abbreviations, acronyms, dose designations, and other symbols used in prescribing medication can cause drug name confusion - for both the physician prescribing the drug and the dispensing pharmacy - and lead to medication errors.

Postherpetic Neuralgia Treatment and Prevention Strategies

Postherpetic Neuralgia Treatment and Prevention Strategies

Despite the availability of shingles immunization and treatment options, the incidence of postherpetic neuralgia is increasing.