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MP breaks down as she recalls 'terrifying' traumatic birth

MP breaks down as she recalls 'terrifying' traumatic birth

A Conservative has made “probably the most personal speech I will ever give as an MP” as she recalled her traumatic experience giving birth to her daughter. Theo Clarke broke down as she described being rushed into emergency surgery, terrified that she was going to die. She called on the government to do more to […]

FDA recalls more than 500K COVID tests over bacteria risk

FDA recalls more than 500K COVID tests over bacteria risk

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recalled more than 500,000 COVID-19 tests over concerns of them being contaminated with bacteria.  The FDA said in a release Thursday that consumers and health care providers should discard certain recalled SD Biosensor, Inc. Pilot COVID-19 At-Home Tests, which were distributed by Roche Diagnostics. The release states that […]

FDA recalls blood pressure medication over cancer risks

FDA recalls blood pressure medication over cancer risks

Lupin Pharmaceuticals Inc. is recalling four lots of its blood pressure medication, Quinapril Tablets, because of an impurity known as nitrosamine being found in recent testing of the product, according to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The FDA stated that no illness related to the medication has yet been reported and that the marketing […]

Target recalls kids' weighted blankets after two girls die of asphyxiation

Target recalls kids' weighted blankets after two girls die of asphyxiation

Target recalled more than 200,000 children’s weighted blankets on Thursday after two girls were reportedly entrapped inside one and died of asphyxiation in the spring. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and the big box chain announced the recall of 204,000 Pillowfort Weighted Blankets, citing a safety risk if a child unzips and enters […]

Battle against RSV in schools recalls COVID-19 fight

Battle against RSV in schools recalls COVID-19 fight

Schools are preparing for another winter marked by mass sickness, as the respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) continues to spike among children, prompting precautions that mirror those seen during COVID-19.  Facilities with younger children such as day cares and pre-K programs face a potential “tripledemic” of RSV, COVID-19 and the flu this season. For the majority […]

Procter & Gamble Recalls 30 Aerosol Spray Products

Dec. 20, 2021 The Procter & Gamble Company has recalled more than 30 aerosol spray products because of worries about levels of benzene, which is known to cause cancer. Some of the products have the brand names Pantene, Aussie, Herbal Essences, Waterless, and Old Spice, and Hair Food, P&G said in an announcement posted on […]