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More Than Half Of Medical Cannabidiol Products Sold Online Mislabeled: Study

Facebook exploits human weakness, says co-founder Sean Parker Many people use medicinal cannabidiol products to treat their health conditions. New research finds that almost 70 percent of CBD products sold online are actually over- or under-labeled.   ( Stephen Charles Thompson | Wikimedia Commons ) A study finds that a …

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IUDs Linked To Lower Cervical Cancer Risk: Contraceptive Device Also 99 Percent Effective For Birth Control

Facebook exploits human weakness, says co-founder Sean Parker Aside from conferring protection against cervical cancer, IUD is also an effective birth control device. IUDs can offer long-term protection lasting from three to 12 years.  ( Tiia Monto | Wikimedia Commons ) Use of intrauterine devices (IUDs) not only lowers the …

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Facebook Warning Says You Can Overdose From Touching Fentanyl On Shopping Carts: Is This True?

US teen drug overdose deaths have increased by 19% after years of decline Facebook warns the public about the dangers of fentanyl overdose while using shopping carts. Experts, however, debunked the possibility of topical absorption of fentanyl in powder form.  ( Michael Gaeda | Pixabay ) A Facebook post recently …

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WHO Urges Farmers To Stop Feeding Antibiotics To Healthy Animals To Prevent Rise Of Superbugs

Britain could attract $37bn funding to develop new antibiotics The World Health Organization has asked farmers to stop using antibiotics on healthy animals. The practice of exposing animals to the unnecessary use of antibiotics is leading to the rise of drug-resistant superbugs.  ( Gerd Altmann ) The World Health Organization …

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