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More blood pressure medicine recalled due to carcinogen concerns – CIproud.com

Photo by Adam Berry/Getty Images Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Photo by Adam Berry/Getty Images WASHINGTON (WCMH) — The FDA says an additional recall has been issued for certain blood pressure medicines due to trace amounts of a cancer-causing chemical. According to… Read More »

2 high blood pressure medications added to recall of heart drug

A Food and Drug Administration recall of a heart medication due to a cancer-causing chemical now includes two blood pressure medications. Teva Pharmaceuticals has issued a voluntary recall of its amlodipine/valsartan combination tablets and amlodipine/valsartan/hydrochlorothiazide combination tablets, both used to treat high blood pressure, according to the FDA. The FDA announced the recall on its… Read More »

How Does the Pressure To Be Our Best Hurt Us?

Athletics are supposed to be fun. From five-year-old soccer to playing in the Super Bowl we view sports as something to have fun while doing, and while watching. But things aren’t always as they’re supposed to be. As a very underachieving youth athlete, I can tell you that the baseball coach who sighs every time… Read More »