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Texas Governor Greg Abbott recently signed into law a new legislation that slightly widens the state's restrictive medical marijuana program to make marijuana easily available to additional patients. House Bill 153, which was signed into law last week, will start being effective from September 1. The...
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fda dec10 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration Wednesday authorized LabCorp's Pixel Covid-19 Test Home Collection kit, that can be used without prescription by people of age 18 years and older. samosaproducts nov23 The Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) has issued a public health alert for chicken samosa products containing spring roll pastries, which are recalled by the producer Tee Yih Jia (TYJ) Food Manufacturing, due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen. flu nov19 At the onset of flu season in the U.S., the Food and drug administration cautions that taking a flu shot for the frontline workers is more important this time around than ever before. Read More
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US Preventive Services Task Force Suggests Colon Cancer Screening For 45-yr-olds

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force or USPTF has given recommendations that adults with average risk of contracting colon cancer should start screening early at 45 years instead of waiting till 50 years. These findings were published in the May issue of The Journal of the American Medical Association....
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More Scrutiny To Prevent Unapproved Drugs Entering US Through International Mail Facilities

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration, and Homeland Security Agencies including Customs and Border Protection (CBP), and Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Homeland Security Investigations (ICE-HSI) have come together to curtail the entry of harmful products hazardous to public health, to the country, through International Mail Facilities (IMFs).
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