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3 Things Every Consumer Should Know About Blood Pressure Drug Recall
3 Things that Every Consumer Should Know About Blood Pressure Drug Recall Some medications containing valsartan has been recalled because they may contain impurities. If you take a valsartan drug, here's what you should know. Read more ➜
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Runny Nose, Sore Throat and Coughing: How Should I Treat Cold Symptoms?
Runny Nose, Sore Throat and Coughing: How Should I Treat Cold Symptoms? Cold season has arrived. When you come down with the sniffles or a sore throat, what are the best remedies at your drug store to help you feel better? Read more ➜
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Why Isn’t the FDA Tougher on Tainted Supplements?
Why Isn’t the FDA Tougher on Tainted Supplements? A study finds many supplements tainted with pharmaceutical drugs remain on the market amid a lack of FDA enforcement. What can be done to fix this? Read more ➜
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Going Under: Potential Side Effects of General Anesthesia
Going Under: Potential Side Effects of General Anesthesia The short-term effects of anesthesia are usually short-lived and manageable, but long-term neurological effects are a potential concern. Read more ➜
MedShadow Blog:
Supplements Scare Me — They Should Scare You, Too
Supplements Scare Me -- They Should Scare You, Too Would you buy a supplement that could fight cancer, prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS, lower your blood pressure AND relieve the symptoms of hepatitis? Read more ➜
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Dreading a Colonoscopy? Here Are 5 Alternatives
Dreading a Colonoscopy? Here Are 5 Alternatives Prepping for a colonoscopy can be an awful experience. There are alternatives that screen for colorectal cancer that aren't as invasive and are effective. Read more ➜

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