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Nerve Stimulation Headband Gains FDA Approval for Treatment of Migraine Headaches

The FDA recently approved marketing of the first prescription device as a preventative treatment for migraine headaches.

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FDA Questions Safety, Effectiveness of Antibacterial Soaps

The FDA recently issued a proposed rule to require manufacturers of antibacterial hand soap and body wash to prove their products are safe for long-term use and more effective than plain soap and water.

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Carmel Coloring in Soda May Contain Potential Carcinogen

The dark-brown coloring of many soft drinks contains a chemical that Consumer Reports warns may contain a potential carcinogen.

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FDA Recommends Doctors Limit High-dose Acetaminophen Rx

The FDA has recommended that doctors stop prescribing and dispensing high-dose prescription acetaminophen drugs to reduce the risk of severe liver injury.

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