Saturday, February 4, 2023

FDA

Guide to Pill Splitting

Some people can split their pills in half to save money on prescription drugs. If your medicine is available in double your normal dose, and you can safely split the pills, you may be able to get a 2-month...

Kids under 5 can now be vaccinated against Covid: US FDA

Washington: The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Friday authorised emergency use of the Moderna Covid-19 Vaccine and the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for the prevention of Covid-19 in children down to 6 months of age. For the Moderna Covid vaccine,...

Brain Supplements That Do and Don’t Work

Take a Pill, Protect Your Memory?“Improves memory.” “Sharpens focus.” These are just some of the claims you may see on the supplements that 25% of adults over age 50 are taking to try to keep their brains healthy. Do...

Scientists claim zinc, copper mix food supplement can fight viruses

Israeli scientists have claimed that a special food supplement containing zinc, copper and chemicals that are found in fruit may help fight viruses.A team from Tel Aviv University showed that a mixture of the three food supplements, each approved...