A transdermal patch that could bring relief to people with schizophrenia has been approved by the FDA.
Stacy Wagers said she became seriously ill "within seconds" of drinking water with liquid nitrogen in it at a restaurant on the premises of The Don CeSar hotel in St Pete Beach, Florida.
Zantac and ranitidine have made a lot of headlines recently, after the FDA made the decision to investigate possible contaminants in ranitidine products.
"I understood that if I didn't turn my hope for treatments, cures, and a future into action, then no one else would."
The FDA issued a warning last year about the common pain relief medicine that the patient used.
"Consumers should not use these products, and parents should not give these products to their children for any reason."
David C. Fajgenbaum was diagnosed with Castleman disease in 2010 and failed to respond to the only approved drug.
The agency cautions it can't test all supplements "that have potentially harmful hidden ingredients."
"It's just insane that something so dangerous is so readily available," said the 21-year-old's father.
In "Bottle of Lies," investigative journalist Katherine Eban pulls back the curtain on the generic drug business.
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The FDA are advising people not to eat Karawan, El-Karawan, or SoCo labeled tahini products.
The risks of using sunscreen are far outweighed by the benefits of protecting your skin from cancer, experts said.
"The bacteria explosively eats away at the patients cornea in a matter of days," the doctor warned.
"It's exciting to be able to offer another alternative for children with this debilitating form of epilepsy and their families," study co-author Dr. Ian Miller said.
The research comes amid a "psychedelic renaissance," in which scientists have investigated whether psychoactive drugs such as MDMA and LSD could be used to treat mental illnesses such as depression, anxiety and PTSD.
A growing number of clinics offer blood transfusions that use the plasma of young donors to treat symptoms of aging, and other serious health conditions, such as dementia and heart disease.
"There's nothing we can do if there's salmonella in our crackers."
Fuzzy data: FDA withholds breast implant injuries data.
The lettuce is being pulled from shelves for a possible E.coli contamination.
The suspect was indicted Tuesday for stealing "pre-retail" prescription medications, mislabeling them so as to "defraud or mislead," misusing someone's health information and violating a court order preventing him from packing a firearm.
"This is the first time a Canadian [licensed producer] has demonstrated to the FDA that a study drug produced in Canada from the cannabis plant can meet its standards."