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from or mentioning the United States of America
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Return unwanted prescription drugs
The opioid crisis is an important, although not the only, reason to review medications and discard unwanted medicines safely. Last year 456 tons of prescriptions were returned on National Prescript...
27 Apr | Prescription Drugs | USA
Concerns about the health impact of social media
Concerns about over use of social media are not new. The American Medical Association (AMA) has adopted a new policy highlighting the negative health impacts of some uses of social media. It urges ...
16 Nov '17 | Social Media | USA
Artificial outdoor lighting and breast cancer
Women living in areas with higher levels of outdoor light at night might be at higher risk of breast cancer than those living in other locations with lower levels of artificial night lighting, such...
Aromatherapy Book wins Botanical Literature Award (USA)
The 2015 James A. Duke Excellence in Botanical Literature Award has been awarded to a book about aromatherapy. The recipient is Clinical Aromatherapy: Essential Oils in Healthcare, 3rd edition, by ...
19 Feb '16 | Aromatherapy | USA
AMA endorses 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines (USA)
The AMA welcomes 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines, a report detailing recent nutritional advice for Americans. Described on health.gov as an essential resource for health professionals and policymakers...