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Do antidepressants take more lives than they save?An eye-opening Canadian study has surprising findings about the risk of death and antidepressants.
Prevent polypharmacy problemsPolypharmacy presents real problems—especially for older adults.
Promacta stimulates platelet production in cITP pediatric patientsFDA has approved eltrombopag (Promacta, Novartis) for the treatment of children aged 6 years and older with chronic immune thrombocytopenia.
Morcellator manufacturer investigated by FBIThe FBI is investigating how much the manufacturer knew about the safety of the design. Plus, how does the clotting profile of new oral contraceptives compare to earlier formulations and a look at the impact of the PALB2 mutation on breast cancer prognosis.