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Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Kratom

February 21, 2018 WNYNewsNow 0

WASHINGTON – An outbreak of 28 Salmonella Infections in 20 States has been linked to Kratom products. Native to Malaysia, the leaves of the Kratom Plant are known for their Opiate-like effects. The leaves are

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Manufacturer To Stop Promoting Oxycontin

February 12, 2018 Matt Hummel 0

The company that makes oxycontin will stop promoting it to physicians on Monday. Purdue Pharma also said, in a weekend announcement, that it’s cutting its sales force in half. The move came after Purdue Pharma

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CDC: Flu Will Be Around Many More Weeks

January 28, 2018 WNYNewsNow 0

WASHINGTON (CNN) – This year’s seemingly unyielding flu season continues to ravage the entire continental United States, as health authorities track additional deaths and hospitalizations — and there’s more of the season left. Influenza activity