Georgians participating in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day Initiative turned in 11,114 pounds of unwanted or expired medications for safe and proper disposal at sites set up throughout the state.
The semi-annual event, which took place on April 27th this year, partnered local, state, tribal and federal partners – more than 5,000 total – at nearly 6,400 collection sites, to collect and destroy close to 469 tons of potentially dangerous unwanted drugs.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service said Saturday that at least six complaints have been filed with regard to metal in the chicken strips. Three of those were injured.
VA currently has a robust system in place for medication surveillance to ensure safe use by Veteran patients and the ability to analyze patient outcomes. This new agreement will enable VA to incorporate up-to-date Medicare prescription information into its safety surveillance operations.
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“If we are going to feed 10 billion people by 2050, we are going to need all the tools at our disposal, which includes the use the glyphosate,” U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue said.
“13 Reasons Why” is a Netflix series that tells the story of a young girl who kills herself and leaves behind a series of 13 tapes detailing the reasons why she chose to end her life. It has yielded criticism from mental health professionals who say it wrongly portrays the impacts of suicide.
Over the past two decades, seven new tickborne germs that can cause illness have been identified in the United States
This is the greatest number of cases reported in the United States since measles was eliminated from this country in 2000.
Did you even know frozen cherry pies were this regulated?