You’ve likely heard a lot lately about a link between the popular heartburn medication Zantac and cancer. Or, maybe you’ve noticed Zantac missing from the pharmacy shelves, along with its generic counterpart ranitidine. All over the country, pharmacies like Walmart, CVS and Walgreens have pulled all Zantac and ranitidine products from their stores, as well…

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The Cleveland Clinic has released its picks for the top medical devices for next year. The short list was chosen by a panel of Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists who believe that due to the changing nature of healthcare, these “innovations” will significantly improve patient care all over the globe. Let’s face it: anything newly…

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You log onto Facebook or another social media platform, only to see a post that a product has been recalled. It’s great that you came across the information so that you can act to protect your family. It’s not so great that the only reason you discovered the danger is because a friend happened upon…

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The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) reported on February 2, 2109, that it had reached the conclusion that “there is an increased risk of death with Uloric (febuxostat) compared to another gout medicine, allopurinol.” The FDA reached the conclusion due to a safety clinical trial which “found an increased risk of heart-related death and…

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Farmers throughout the United States apply Roundup on their genetically modified crops. It is the most widely used herbicide marketed to residential and commercial customers in the nation. The chemical glyphosate actively found in Monsanto’s Roundup weed killer has been linked with the occurrence of cancer. In addition, another significant health risk to humans –…

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