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Zantac Eliminated From Shelves Due To Carcinogen Issues

By Alexandria Lumbres / October 1, 2019

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) alerted that Zantac and other ranitidine products, which is a popular heartburn treatment, may have low-level of N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), a possible human carcinogen. As stated on the FDA’s website, NDMA is classified as “a probable human carcinogen (a substance that could cause cancer) based on results from laboratory […]

Patrons Celebrate National Coffee Day 2019, Enthusiasts Assemble

By Sheree Solis / September 30, 2019

Yesterday, September 29, was National Coffee Day in the US and a variety of legit offers for free coffee and caffeinated products were all over the metro. According to CNN, workaholics, Pumpkin Spice Latte enthusiasts, and caffeine addicts flocked to the streets to celebrate the element that has helped them battle the toughest of mornings. […]

E-Cigarette Industry Not Regulated By FDA; Death Toll Rises

By Lara / September 26, 2019

Across the nation, the loss of life due to vaping-related diseases have risen. Last Wednesday, the legislators railed against the Food and Drug Administration for not regulating the e-cigarette industry. The Georgia Department of Public Health declared the state’s first death identified with vaping-related lung sickness. The 35-year-elderly person had a background marked by overwhelming […]

Broken Heart Syndrome Could be Attained While Eating  Wasabi

By Lara / September 25, 2019

A surprising twist captured the health industry when a woman diagnosed when broken heart syndrome mistakenly thought wasabi as an avocado. Broken Heart Syndrome Identified Although the repercussions are rare, it’s still unlikely for a human heart to deal with takotsubo cardiomyopathy, better known as broken heart syndrome. This normally comes out due to unprecedented […]

Fibromyalgia ‘Home Test’ Can Be Done Online

By Sheree Solis / September 23, 2019

Fibromyalgia is a chronic, agonizing condition characterized by musculoskeletal pain all throughout the body. The pain is usually accompanied by sleep disturbances, fatigue, emotional distress and memory-related problems. According to The Sun, patients with fibromyalgia are usually misdiagnosed or go on years without knowing they have the condition. However, recently one patient shared a “home […]

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