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Abbott’s Fast COVID Test Poses Safety Issues, Lab Workers Say

Lab personnel say worries are mounting over the safety of a rapid coronavirus test by Abbott Laboratories that President Donald Trump has repeatedly lauded ― particularly, the risk of infection to those handling it. Trump and federal health officials have promoted the ease with which the Abbott test can be given to patients, whether at… Read More »

Can acid reflux cause sinus issues

When people think of reflux and sinusitis, not only can it block your sinuses, what Can You Drink When You Have Acid Reflux? Sinus issues and acid reflux do go hand in hand but it’s actually acid reflux that contributes to sinus issues, martin Booe is a health, connections between the two ailments have remained… Read More »

FDA issues cyber warning about devices displaying patient info

The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday warned providers and patients about cybersecurity vulnerabilities for certain GE Healthcare Clinical Information Central Stations and Telemetry Servers. The FDA’s safety communication notes that “these devices are used mostly in healthcare facilities for displaying information, such as the physiologic parameters of a patient (such as temperature, heartbeat, blood… Read More »