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1,700 women to be sent information on risk of epilepsy drug during pregnancy

Some 1,700 women of childbearing age who have been prescribed a drug that can harm an unborn baby when taken during pregnancy are to be sent information by the HSE in the coming weeks about the risks of taking the medication.

Can a Drug Cure Baldness? New Study Shows Potential

Copyright Maskot Approximately 88 million men and women experience some degree of hair loss during their lives. Those eager to reverse a receding hairline can choose from a few solutions. Hair transplants are a costly but permanent option. Topical solutions that

Where do prescription drugs come from? Good luck answering that question

Westwood resident Steve Simich was taking a generic anti-cholesterol pill. One day he got curious about where it came from. It didn’t say on the label. Simich, 57, asked the pharmacist at his local Rite-Aid. She looked it up and said