A 16-year-old becomes Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital’s 50th child to receive a new heart as part of the hospital’s pediatric transplant program. The teen had his surgery Dec. 1 and will be home for the holidays.
Greila Javier and Alexis Benavides Jorge need help to provide special glasses for their two sons, who suffer from extreme light sensitivity. Their Wishbook list also includes a sofa, mattress, car seat and toys.
U.S.-based Mylan Pharmaceuticals expanded its recall of all lots of Valsartan blood pressure products, including combination tablets, with Amlodipine and Hydrochlorothiazide, because of potential cancer-causing NDEA.
A deadly strand of the dengue virus, transmitted primarily by the Aedes Aegypti mosquito, the mosquito that transmits Zika, has returned to Cuba. This type of dengue has not been reported in Cuba since 1977.
According to a new study by ConsumerProtect.Com, using data from the Drug Enforcement Agency, Florida leads all the states in reducing its sales of opioids. But life expectancy keeps falling nationwide.
The navicular bone, when injured, is very slow to heal as it has a poor micro circulation. Stress fractures can be caused by repetitive stresses and when playing basketball, this bone is subject to stresses five to seven times your body weight.
Teva Pharmaceuticals recalled two combination tablets, Amlodipine/Valsartan and Amlodipine/Valsartan/Hydrochlorothiazide, because their content of NDEA, which might cause cancer, is higher than specified limits.
The FDA warned consumers against buying or using sexual-enhancement products sold over the counter under brand names including “Rhino.” The pills or capsules are commonly sold in gas stations and convenience stores.