3100 Articles Matching "tb"

FDA Warning About Heartburn Medications, What Is The Contaminant?

Sep 15, 2019 , Forbes
Some products containing ranitidine, such as Zantac, may have a contaminant that could cause cancer at higher levels....
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Japan culls 753 hogs to contain swine fever outbreak

Sep 15, 2019 , Reuters
Japanese officials have culled 753 pigs in Saitama Prefecture north of Tokyo after detecting an outbreak of swine fever, the Yomiuri newspaper said on Sunday....
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Zantac Heartburn Drug May Contain Carcinogen: FDA

Sep 14, 2019 , WebMD
While preliminary tests found low levels of the nitrosamine impurity N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) in some ranitidine products, the FDA said this does not mean patients taking the drugs should stop using them...
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FDA finds impurity in popular heartburn medicine Zantac that could cause cancer

Sep 14, 2019 , CNBC Health
The FDA has learned that Sanofi's heartburn medication Zantac carries a substance that could cause...
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FDA finds low levels of cancer-linked impurity in common heartburn drugs

Sep 14, 2019 , CNN Health
The US Food and Drug Administration said on Friday that it has learned that some heartburn medicines -- including Zantac -- contain low levels of a nitrosamine impurity known as N-nitrosodimethylamine or NDMA, which is a "probable human carcinogen."...
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Rob Gronkowski Said That He Fixed His CTE, How Is That Possible?

Sep 14, 2019 , Forbes
The former New England Patriots tight end also said that he had about 20 concussions while playing...
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U.S and European regulators reviewing safety of heartburn drugs like Zantac

Sep 14, 2019 , Reuters
U.S. and European drug regulators said on Friday they are reviewing the safety of the widely taken heartburn drug ranitidine, commonly known by the brand name Zantac, after they found traces of a probable cancer-causing impurity in some versions of the medicine....
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Factbox: What does vaping-related illness look like?

Sep 13, 2019 , Reuters
U.S. health officials are investigating reports of 380 confirmed and probable cases of serious lung illnesses and at least six deaths linked to use of electronic cigarettes or vaping devices in 36 states and the U.S. Virgin Islands....
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Artificial Intelligence Detects Heart Failure From One Heartbeat With 100% Accuracy

Sep 13, 2019 , Forbes
Led by researchers at the Universities of Surrey, Warwick and Florence, new research shows that AI can quickly and accurately identify CHF by analyzing just one electrocardiogram (ECG)...
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Trump administration readies ban on flavored e-cigarettes amid outbreak of vaping-related deaths

Sep 12, 2019 , CNBC Health
An outbreak of a mysterious vaping-linked lung disease has sickened hundreds and killed at least six...
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Trump Considering Ban Of All Non Tobacco-Flavored Vaping Products

Sep 12, 2019 , Forbes
The administration weighs a ban after an outbreak of lung disease and six deaths possibly related to the...
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Factbox: What we know about U.S. vaping illnesses

Sep 11, 2019 , Reuters
U.S. public health officials are investigating more than 450 cases of severe lung illnesses and have confirmed at least five deaths related to electronic cigarette products including the devices and liquids used inside them....
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Sixth person dies from vaping-linked lung disease

Sep 11, 2019 , CNBC Health
At least six people have now died from the illness as part of an outbreak that has sickened...
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Kroger Yellowfin Tuna Steaks Linked to Scombroid Poisoning Outbreak: FDA

Sep 10, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Kroger Yellowfin Tuna Steaks Linked to Scombroid Poisoning Outbreak: FDACategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/6/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/9/2019 12:00:00...
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Philippines declares first African swine fever outbreak near Manila

Sep 10, 2019 , Reuters
Dead pigs found in some backyard farms in the Philippines tested positive for African swine fever, the country's agriculture chief said on Monday, the first outbreak of the virus detected in the world's 10th largest pork consumer....
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U.S. recorded 7 new cases of measles last week, lowest of 2019

Sep 10, 2019 , Reuters
The United States recorded only seven new measles cases last week, the lowest number so far this year, bringing the total for cases to 1,241 in the worst outbreak since 1992, federal health officials said on Monday....
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Listen: Health Officials Warn People To Stop Vaping

Sep 10, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
California Healthline reporter Ana Ibarra appeared Monday on WNYC to discuss the recent outbreak of mysterious lung diseases related to vaping, including 60 possible cases in...
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Dead pigs in Philippines test positive for African swine fever

Sep 09, 2019 , Reuters
Dead pigs found in some backyard farms in the Philippines tested positive for African swine fever, the country's agriculture chief said on Monday, the first outbreak of the virus detected in the Southeast Asian country....
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China vice premier urges hog production recovery amid swine fever

Sep 07, 2019 , Reuters
Chinese Vice Premier Hu Chunhua has urged the country's main hog production areas to step up efforts to stabilize and recover production, state news agency Xinhua reported, amid a highly damaging outbreak of African swine fever....
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Vietnam culls 4.7 million pigs as African swine fever spreads

Sep 07, 2019 , Reuters
Vietnam has culled about 4.7 million pigs to contain an outbreak of African swine fever that has spread to all 63 provinces in the Southeast Asian country, an official said on Friday....
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