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FDA approves video game for treating ADHD in kids

FDA approves video game for treating ADHD in kids

FDA approves video game for treating ADHD in kids FDA approves video game for treating ADHD in kids In this Aug. 2, 2018, file photo, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) building is visible behind FDA logos at a bus stop on the agency’s campus in Silver Spring, Md. …

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    FDA finds contamination in several brands of diabetes drug

    FDA finds contamination in several brands of diabetes drug

    FDA finds contamination in several brands of diabetes drug FDA finds contamination in several brands of diabetes drug This image made available by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday, May 28, 2020 shows a label for the drug metformin. U.S. health regulators are telling five drugmakers to recall …

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      If prescribed opioids for pain, ask lots of questions: FDA

      If prescribed opioids for pain, ask lots of questions: FDA

      If prescribed opioids for pain, ask lots of questions: FDA If prescribed opioids for pain, ask lots of questions: FDA (HealthDay)—If your doctor prescribes opioid painkillers such as hydrocodone, oxycodone, codeine or morphine for you, there are a number of questions you should ask, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration …

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        FDA says cows may have caused E. coli lettuce contamination

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        FDA says cows may have caused E. coli lettuce contamination FDA says cows may have caused E. coli lettuce contamination Escherichia coli. Credit: Rocky Mountain Laboratories, NIAID, NIH Outbreaks of E. coli illness that sickened 188 people who ate romaine lettuce grown in California probably came from cattle grazing near …

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          FDA grants emergency approval to simpler ventilator design

          FDA grants emergency approval to simpler ventilator design

          FDA grants emergency approval to simpler ventilator design FDA grants emergency approval to simpler ventilator design The first MVM serial production unit in a temporary 3D-printed polymer case built at electronic tech manufacturer Elemaster , Lomagna, Italy, on Easter Sunday, April 12, 2020. Credit: MVM care The U.S. Food and …

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            FDA approves ventilator designed by particle physics community

            FDA approves ventilator designed by particle physics community

            FDA approves ventilator designed by particle physics community FDA approves ventilator designed by particle physics community A massive international team led by Princeton’s Cristian Galbiati worked to design, test and finalize the Mechanical Ventilator Milano (MVM), a low-cost ventilator designed to ease device shortages caused by COVID-19. With FDA approval …

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              FDA approves first at-home saliva collection test for coronavirus

              FDA approves first at-home saliva collection test for coronavirus

              FDA approves first at-home saliva collection test for coronavirus FDA approves first at-home saliva collection test for coronavirus This fully automated nucleic acid extraction workstation at Rutgers’ RUCDR Infinite Biologics can process up to 10,000 saliva samples per day for SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus testing. Credit: David Sokolowski Rutgers’ RUCDR Infinite Biologics …

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                FDA tightens scrutiny of coronavirus antibody tests

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                FDA tightens scrutiny of coronavirus antibody tests FDA tightens scrutiny of coronavirus antibody tests Credit: CC0 Public Domain The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Monday tightened its oversight of coronavirus antibody tests after the market was flooded with dubious tests. Companies selling antibody tests, which determine whether someone …

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                  FDA allows emergency use of drug for coronavirus

                  FDA allows emergency use of drug for coronavirus

                  FDA allows emergency use of drug for coronavirus FDA allows emergency use of drug for coronavirus In this March 2020 photo provided by Gilead Sciences, rubber stoppers are placed onto filled vials of the investigational drug remdesivir at a Gilead manufacturing site in the United States. Given through an IV, …

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