Tag Archives: Blood

Blood pressure drug recalled after probable cancer-causing ingredient detected

The company said the affected lots were the only ones found to have higher levels of N-nitrosodiethylamine (NDEA) than the FDA has approved for acceptable daily intake. Another batch of blood pressure medication has been recalled after trace amounts of a probable carcinogen was detected in the product. Prinston Pharmaceutical Inc. issued the recall for… Read More »

SickKids study finds blood tests alone may be effective strategy for detecting cancer relapse in certain patients

For most cancer patients, medical tests and examinations don’t end with the completion of therapy, even if their cancer has gone into remission. They will be due for several follow-up appointments, which can include blood tests, imaging tests and other exams as part of a surveillance protocol to detect possible relapse. One of the regular… Read More »

Type 2 diabetes: The only four breads to include in your diet to prevent high blood sugar – Express

Type 2 diabetes, if left untreated, can lead to a number of health problems, such as eye problems, foot problems heart attack and stroke. But experts recommend to control blood sugar, and to prevent the condition from developing in the first place, it’s advised people with type 2 diabetes make changes to their diet. Carbohydrates… Read More »