Out of an abundance of caution, the Alabama Department of Public Health has asked all health care providers in the state to pause administering the Johnson & Johnson (J&J) COVID-19 vaccine due to an investigation of reports of potentially dangerous blood clots associated with the vaccine.
Daily MedNews from drugs.com
WEDNESDAY, April 14, 2021 -- Exercise guards against a host of chronic diseases that can plague people as they age, but can it also protect against […]
WEDNESDAY, April 14, 2021 -- There's another epidemic sweeping the United States: sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). Statistics for 2019 -- the […]
WEDNESDAY, April 14, 2021 (American Heart Association News) -- Earth Day on April 22 puts a spotlight on the planet's health – which, doctors say, […]
WEDNESDAY, April 14, 2021 -- A long-banned pesticide may be having health effects that ripple across generations, a new study suggests. At issue is […]
WEDNESDAY, April 14, 2021 -- The emotional toll of having a baby can be huge under any circumstance, but what if you didn't know you gave birth until […]
Latest headlines from Pharmacy Times
A drug recycling program can help increase patient access and minimize waste of expensive oral cancer medications.
Promising investigational oncology drugs include oral taxanes, small molecule drugs, and immunotherapies.
Common factors that contributed to reported increased dissatisfaction at work include role conflict, quantity of work, workflow disruptions, organizational culture, and leadership support.
Even while therapeutically anticoagulated, patients with cancer have risk factors for recurring venous thromboembolism and bleeding, according to a session at the Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Association 2021 Virtual Annual Conference.
Research is the first to link chronic sinus inflammation with a neurobiological change.
Press Releases from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration
FDA releases guidance on how remote interactive evaluations will be requested by FDA and conducted for the duration of COVID-19 at drug facilities.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: April 13, 2021
Joint CDC and FDA Statement on Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine
FDA authorized marketing of the GI Genius, the first device that uses artificial intelligence based on machine learning to detect lesions in the colon in real time during a colonoscopy.
The FDA recommends health care personnel and facilities transition from the use of decontaminated disposable respirators, and issues warning letters to two companies for selling unapproved products with fraudulent COVID-19 claims.