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The orange and yellow surface paint on the rubber critter toys contains levels of lead that exceed the federal lead paint ban. Lead is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health issues.
Consumer Product Safety Commission. August 29, 2018.
Thanks to a new law, all elementary, middle, and high school students in New York state will be required to learn about mental health in traditional physical education and health classes.
Daily Mail. Tue, 25 Sep 2018 04:28:59 +0100.
SINGAPORE - The world's largest association of small animal veterinarians has gathered in Singapore for the first time, aiming to advance the health and welfare of pets, and highlight vets' roles as animal welfare advocates.
Straits Times. Tue, 25 Sep 2018 11:27:06 +0800.
A $15,900 contract between the FDA and Advanced Bioscience Resources, Inc., was torn up by the Department of Health and Human Services over the use of fetal tissue for medical research purposes.
Newsmax. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 22:40:35 EDT.
UPierre Krahenbuhl says UN body dealing with Palestinian refugees has enough money to make it to mid-October, but must find $185 million more to stay open until end of year
Times of Israel. Tue, 25 Sep 2018 01:18:21 +0000.
Randy Komisar and Jantoon Reigersman have written a "nutritional supplement" for startup founders in their new book "Straight Talk for Startups."
By Alisa Cohn, Contributor. Forbes. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 20:31:00 -0400.
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Health officials have said they are investigating a currently unidentified outbreak after 51 people reported falling ill after a visit to a Fayetteville restaurant. ...
Washington Times. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 18:45:28 -0400.
A U.N. agency that supports Palestinian refugees said schools and health centers are at risk if it is unable to plug a $185 million funding gap needed to keep operating until the end of the year, the agency's head said on Monday.
Reuters. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 18:38:40 -0400.
Radiation dermatitis occurs when radiotherapy, a standard cancer treatment, damages the healthy skin cells. People can ease skin redness and peeling with calming skincare routines, some of which we explain here.
Medical News Today. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 14:00:00 PDT.
(Reuters) - Gilead Sciences Inc said on Monday it plans to launch generic versions of its hepatitis C drugs in the United States, at a time when regulators are looking to lower healthcare costs. ...
Yahoo. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 16:47:34 -0400.
Ochsner Health System will make improvements to the safety-net hospitals in north Louisiana under its new management deal to operate the facilities, the system's CEO said Monday as the oversight contracts were officially signed.
Modern Healthcare. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 15:00:00 EST.