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Nearly 900 migrants contracted mumps in holding centers in past year

In this handout photo provided by the Office of Inspector General, overcrowding of families is observed by OIG at U.S. Border Patrol Weslaco Station on June 11, 2019, in Weslaco, Texas. Office of Inspector General/Department of Homeland Security via Getty Images) Office of Inspector General | Department of Homeland Security | Getty Images Nearly 900… Read More »

9,125 cups of coffee a year still good for you?

June 6, 2019 Posted By Categories Gary Schwitzer is the founder and publisher of HealthNewsReview.org.  He tweets as @garyschwitzer, or as @HealthNewsRevu. As crazy as our headline sounds, it is merely taking CNN’s headline, below, and spreading it out over a year. CNN quoted one of the researchers: The main message for people to take… Read More »

FDA Approves Gattex (teduglutide) for Children 1 Year of Age and Older With Short Bowel Syndrome (SBS)

Print this page Lexington, MA, May 17, 2019 – Takeda Pharmaceuticals, U.S.A., Inc. (“Takeda”), announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved extending the indication of Gattex (teduglutide) for injection to pediatric patients 1 year of age and older with Short Bowel Syndrome (SBS) who need additional nutrition or fluids from intravenous… Read More »