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Primatene Mist Coming Back; Some Docs Concerned

Jason Shandell, president, Amphastar Pharmaceuticals Inc., Rancho Cucamonga, CA. Sandy Walsh, spokeswoman, FDA. FDA: “CDER Conversation: Safely Using the Newly Available OTC Asthma Inhaler Primatene Mist.” James Li, MD, PhD, professor of medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN; former president, American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology. Dacia Morris, spokeswoman, American Thoracic Society, New York City.… Read More »

'I'm a basket case and here's what works for me' – 'Calm the F**k Down' writer gives some sound advice

Sarah Knight ‘I’m a basket case and here’s what works for me’ – ‘Calm the F**k Down’ writer gives some sound advice Independent.ie The last thing anybody wants to hear when they’re in the middle of a freakout is “calm down”. And yet, that’s the title New York Times bestselling self-help writer Sarah Knight has… Read More »

Postpartum Care in the United States: Some Progress But Still So Far to Go

Earlier this year the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) released a revised Committee Opinion calling for a new paradigm for postpartum care in the United States.  Moving away from the single postpartum check at 6 weeks, ACOG has made a significant change in its recommendations for postpartum care: “All women should ideally have… Read More »