Chronic high blood sugar in young children may lead to slower brain development, new research by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has shown.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning consumers that fetal ultrasound imaging and Doppler fetal ultrasound heartbeat monitors are prescription devices designed to be used by trained healthcare professionals and are not intended for over-the-counter (OTC) sale or use for creating fetal keepsake images and videos.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Cerus' Intercept Blood System for plasma, the first pathogen reduction system to use in preparation of plasma in order to reduce the risk of transfusion-transmitted infections (TTI).
In a new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, diets with low glycemic index of dietary carbohydrate do not appear to lead to a reduction in cardiovascular disease risk or improvement in insulin sensitivity.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released its annual fact sheet of the three reported sexually transmitted diseases (STDs): chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis.