Cymbalta from Eli Lilly & Co. has been successful in gaining the sponsorship of the U. S. panel to treat chronic knee and lower back pain. Today, an FDA advisory board voted 8-6 in support of extensive use of the anti-depressant.
However, there are apprehensions that the drug might not be suitable for all the patients and its wider use may be harmful to the liver.
After the West Nile virus was detected positive in a woman and three samples of mosquitoes, San Bernardino County Vector Control officials have become more vigilant and are monitoring the cases keenly to check any further spread.
As per a recent study published in the journal Environmental Health Perspectives, the exposure to pesticides during pregnancy poses more risk to children getting affected by an attention disorder by the age of 5.
During the past three months, a number of cases have come to light in the country affected with salmonella enteritidis, after having eggs or products made of eggs. After scrutinizing the case, Wright County Egg of Galt, Iowa was held responsible for supplying tainted eggs.
Pupils who earned A-level results today were handed with goody bags that had condoms in them and chlamydia test kits, but this act has angered the parents.
The whole idea of handing over the goody bags has been named as `Summer Savvy' bag, which are like sexual health hampers that were gifted to pupils in three schools in Northamptonshire.
Many serious level faults have been discovered in stroke services that are offered in Wales.
An audit that is carried out on a yearly basis has once again found the stroke services in Wales full of shortcomings and that it lags behind those services that are offered in England and Northern Ireland.
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