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Learn about the new treatments for irritable bowel syndrome with #diarrhea. #IBS
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Viberzi (eluxadoline) and Xifaxan (rifaximin), two new treatments, manufactured by two different companies, for irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea (IBS-D) in adult men and women.
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New drug could treat half of the 30,000 people with cystic fibrosis in the U.S. #CysticFibrosis, #CF
Cystic fibrosis has been a frightening fact of life for Paige Ellens and her mother, Sharla, since Paige was born 17 years ago.
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What you should know about dangerous drug #flakka.
Some call it '$5 Insanity.' Flakka, a new designer drug, is surging in popularity. Poison control centers in states including Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, and Texas are responding to an increasing number of incidents involving it.
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Can persistent #UTI symptoms signal #bladder #cancer? #BladderCancer
Urinary tract infection symptoms that don't improve with time or treatment could point to bladder cancer, a new study suggests.
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Read about the various types of #brain #infection. #BrainInfection
A person's brain, spinal cord, and its surrounding structures could become infected by a large spectrum of germs. Read about brain infection symptoms, causes, and treatment.
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#Invega Trinza approved for #schizophrenia. #InvegaTrinza
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a quarterly injection form of paliperidone (Invega Trinza, Janssen Pharmaceuticals) for schizophrenia, the company announced today.
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Do you know if you are at risk for #hepatitis?
View this slideshow on What Puts You at Risk with Hepatitis. See how Hepatitis types A, B and C are trasmitted through issues such as poor contamination, hygiene, sexual contact and more.
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What happens after an #anthrax exposure?
Anthrax is a disease caused by exposure to Bacillus anthracis spores. Learn about vaccination, treatment, symptoms, signs, and prognosis.
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Identify these #bugs and their #bites. #Insects, #Stings
Watch bad bugs and insects through this slideshow of pictures and learn how to identify bug bites such as the brown recluse spider, bees, bed bugs, and more. See what their stings & bites look like and how to treat them.
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How many people in the U.S. are #HIV positive? #AIDS
Get the facts on the symptoms and signs of HIV and AIDS, find out how the virus that causes HIV infection is transmitted, and read about diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.
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What out for this confusing #medication label. #Drug
There is a risk for dosing errors with the dual antibacterial ceftolozane/tazobactam (Zerbaxa, Cubist Pharmaceuticals) due to confusion about the drug strength displayed on the vial and carton labeling, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warned healthcare providers in a safety communication today.
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Ringing, swishing, or other noises in your ear or head? #Tinnitus
Learn about the symptoms of tinnitus, or ringing in the ears. Causes of tinnitus include medication overuse (aspirin and antibiotics), hearing loss, trauma to the ear, loud noise exposure, or tumors. Other causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment are discussed in the article.
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