Posts For October, 2020


Prueba de detección del cáncer de seno: La termografía no sustituye la mamografía

A pesar de muchas afirmaciones públicas sobre el termograma, esta nunca debe usarse como reemplazo de una mamografía para la detección o el diagnóstico del cáncer de seno. Source: FDA news

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Breast Cancer Screening: Thermogram No Substitute for Mammogram

Thermography should not be used in place of mammography, which is still the most effective tool for detecting breast cancer. Source: FDA news

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Halloween Safety Tips: Costumes, Candy, and Colored Contact Lenses

Enjoy a happy and safe Halloween by following these guidelines from FDA, the Consumer Product Safety Commission, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Source: FDA news

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It’s a Good Time to Get Your Flu Vaccine

Haven’t had your flu shot yet? It’s not too late. And there are still good reasons to get one. Source: FDA news

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What to Know About Breast Implants

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration regulates breast implants as medical devices. Learn about the risks of these products, and consider this advice. Source: FDA news

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Consejos de seguridad para el Día de las Brujas: disfraces, dulces, lentes de colores

Se acerca la noche de brujas o Halloween, lea este artículo con consejos para tener un Halloween seguro. Source: FDA news

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Vaccines, Blood & Biologics

From blood to vaccines, FDA protects and advances the public health by ensuring that biological products are safe, effective, and available to those who need them. Read these Consumer Updates to learn more. ...


Advisory Committees Give FDA Critical Advice and the Public a Voice

Not familiar with FDA’s advisory committees? These committees provide independent, expert advice to the FDA on a range of complex scientific, technical and policy issues related to the development and evaluation of FDA-regulated ...


Do Not Use: Black Salve is Dangerous and Called by Many Names

Salves that contain corrosive ingredients, including “black salve” and a number of other names, are dangerous and can be life-threatening. Here’s why. Source: FDA news

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Allergic to Milk? Some Dark Chocolate Labeled as Dairy-Free May Still Contain Milk

FDA is releasing more information about its recent study finding that some dark chocolate products contain varying amounts of milk. And you can’t always tell that’s the case simply by reading the food ...


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