RECALL: Limited Quantity of Gerber Good Start SootheProTM Powdered Infant Formula
Perrigo Company plc is issuing a voluntary recall of certain lots of Gerber® Good Start® SootheProTM Powdered Infant Formula in the U.S.,...
6.2 Million middle and high school students used tobacco products in 2019
The survey found that about 1 in 3 high school students (4.7 million) and about 1 in 8 middle school students...
FDA Says It Cannot Indicate CBD as ‘Safe,’ Warns 15 Companies on CBD Oil Sales
“We remain concerned that some people wrongly think that the myriad of CBD products on the market, many of which are...
Ear Tubes May Soon Be Done Without General Anesthesia
This is the first ear tube delivery system that can be performed in young children using local anesthesia in a physician’s...
VA reports significant increase in Veteran use of telehealth services
The 17% increase over the prior fiscal year contributed to VA’s delivery of more than 2.6 million episodes of telehealth care...
CDC: Numbers Show Decline in Early Childhood Obesity in WIC Families
3 states saw actual increases in obesity.
Study Finds Safe Infant Sleep Practices Need Improvement
Approximately 3,500 infants die annually in the United States due to sleep-related deaths. This accounts for the largest share of infant...
DPH Identifies Likely Source of Measles in Cobb County, Additional Cases Confirmed
Five previously unreported cases of measles in one family in Cobb County occurred in early October. These five cases are presumably...
More People in the US Dying from Antibiotic-Resistant Infections than Previously Estimated
On average, someone in the United States gets an antibiotic-resistant infection every 11 seconds and every 15 minutes someone dies.
Cigarette Smoking Among U.S. Adults Hits All-Time Low
The study found that an estimated 49.1 million (19.7%) U.S. adults currently used a tobacco product in 2018...and e-cigarette use is...
VA equips 200,000 Veterans with lifesaving naloxone
More veterans have naloxone thanks to a program within the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.