Buy Breast Pumps With Caution, FDA Says
THURSDAY, Jan. 17 (HealthDay News) -- Women who are
breast-feeding should take precautions when deciding what type of
breast pump to use, particularly if they are considering buying or
renting a used or second-hand pump, according to a new report from
the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Pictures Speak Louder Than Words on Cigarette Labeling
THURSDAY, Jan. 17 (HealthDay News) -- Tobacco warning labels
that include graphic pictures of the health consequences of smoking
are more effective than text-only warnings among all groups of
smokers, according to a new study.
FDA Approves New Type of Flu Vaccine
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 16 (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. Food and Drug
Administration has approved a novel type of flu vaccine, the agency
Flublock Approved to Prevent Seasonal Flu
THURSDAY, Jan. 17 (HealthDay News) -- Flublock, a new vaccine
that uses recombinant DNA technology to prevent the flu, has been
approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for people aged
18 to 49.