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Zantac and some OTC meds found to contain suspected carcinogen first discovered in blood pressure drugs

The saga of potentially dangerous impurities in the U.S. drug supply continues. A suspected cancer-causing impurity that has been found in some blood pressure medicines has now shown up in Sanofi’s Zantac and some over-the-counter heartburn drugs.  At this point, the FDA says that while N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) has been discovered in these ranitidine medicines like… Read More »

Type 2 diabetes: Best breakfast choices to help reduce blood sugar levels

Type 2 diabetes causes the body to struggle to produce enough insulin. As a result, blood sugar can rise to dangerous levels. If the condition is not treated correctly, it could lead to nerve damage and even heart attacks. To prevent blood sugar levels to rise to dangerous levels, the breakfast you choose can make… Read More »