Joe Biden’s health care plan: Public option, not Medicare-for-all – Vox.com

Joe Biden has a health care plan that, while not going nearly as far as “Medicare for all” in initiating a single big-bang transformation of the American health care system, would nonetheless, if implemented, arguably be the most dramatic piece of new social legislation since the Great Society. Interestingly, both due to the contrast with… Read More »

FDA Approves AirDuo Digihaler (fluticasone propionate and salmeterol) Inhalation Powder for Asthma

FDA Approves AirDuo Digihaler (fluticasone propionate and salmeterol) Inhalation Powder for Asthma Print this page JERUSALEM and PARSIPPANY, N.J., July 15, 2019 – Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE and TASE: TEVA) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved AirDuo® Digihaler™ (fluticasone propionate 113 mcg and salmeterol 14 mcg) Inhalation Powder,… Read More »

Behavior Problems More Common In Children with Prenatal Exposure to Valproic Acid

While we have considerable information regarding the teratogenic risk associated with prenatal exposure to various antiepileptic (AED) drugs, we have less impact on exposure to AEDs on behavior outcomes in children.  Several studies have shown that exposure to valproic acid may be associated with increased risk of autistic traits and/or attentional problems; however, we have… Read More »