FDA OKs First Nasal Spray for Seizure Clusters

Tweet May 21, 2019 — The FDA on Monday approved the first nasal spray to treat frequent seizures that are separate from an epilepsy patient’s usual seizure pattern. There are an estimated 150,000 people in the United States with “uncontrolled epilepsy experience seizure clusters,” which can increase the risk for injury, neurologic damage, and prolonged seizures. Midazolam...
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DNA Might Determine Whether You’re a Dog Lover

Tweet TUESDAY, May 21, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Could a love for canines be contained in your genes? New research from Europe suggests that’s so after comparing the genetic makeup of more than 35,000 twin pairs with dog ownership. The researchers concluded that genetic variations explained more than half of the likelihood of having a dog. “We were surprised to see that a person’s...
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Are DIY Sunscreens Dangerous?

Tweet Cancer Treatment Nutrition By Alan Mozes HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, May 21, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Interest in homemade sunscreens is hot, but many of these do-it-yourself brews lack effective sun protection, a new study warns. Researchers found that only about one-third of homemade sunscreens on the popular information-sharing website Pinterest specified...
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Bill Would Raise U.S. Legal Age to Buy Tobacco to 21

Tweet May 21, 2019 — A bill to raise the minimum age for buying any type of tobacco product, including electronic cigarettes, from 18 to 21 was introduced Monday by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. The proposed bipartisan legislation comes at a time when soaring underage use of e-cigarettes has health experts alarmed, the Associated Press reported. McConnell’s home state of Kentucky...
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Bill Would Raise U.S. Legal Age to Buy Tobacco to 21

Tweet May 21, 2019 — A bill to raise the minimum age for buying any type of tobacco product, including electronic cigarettes, from 18 to 21 was introduced Monday by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. The proposed bipartisan legislation comes at a time when soaring underage use of e-cigarettes has health experts alarmed, the Associated Press reported. McConnell’s home state of Kentucky...
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Bill Would Raise U.S. Legal Age to Buy Tobacco to 21

Tweet May 21, 2019 — A bill to raise the minimum age for buying any type of tobacco product, including electronic cigarettes, from 18 to 21 was introduced Monday by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. The proposed bipartisan legislation comes at a time when soaring underage use of e-cigarettes has health experts alarmed, the Associated Press reported. McConnell’s home state of Kentucky...
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Bill Would Raise U.S. Legal Age to Buy Tobacco to 21

Tweet May 21, 2019 — A bill to raise the minimum age for buying any type of tobacco product, including electronic cigarettes, from 18 to 21 was introduced Monday by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. The proposed bipartisan legislation comes at a time when soaring underage use of e-cigarettes has health experts alarmed, the Associated Press reported. McConnell’s home state of Kentucky...
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Bill Would Raise U.S. Legal Age to Buy Tobacco to 21

Tweet May 21, 2019 — A bill to raise the minimum age for buying any type of tobacco product, including electronic cigarettes, from 18 to 21 was introduced Monday by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. The proposed bipartisan legislation comes at a time when soaring underage use of e-cigarettes has health experts alarmed, the Associated Press reported. McConnell’s home state of Kentucky...
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Bill Would Raise U.S. Legal Age to Buy Tobacco to 21

Tweet May 21, 2019 — A bill to raise the minimum age for buying any type of tobacco product, including electronic cigarettes, from 18 to 21 was introduced Monday by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. The proposed bipartisan legislation comes at a time when soaring underage use of e-cigarettes has health experts alarmed, the Associated Press reported. McConnell’s home state of Kentucky...
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Bill Would Raise U.S. Legal Age to Buy Tobacco to 21

Tweet May 21, 2019 — A bill to raise the minimum age for buying any type of tobacco product, including electronic cigarettes, from 18 to 21 was introduced Monday by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. The proposed bipartisan legislation comes at a time when soaring underage use of e-cigarettes has health experts alarmed, the Associated Press reported. McConnell’s home state of Kentucky...
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