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New York Times warns readers that new flu drug ‘is no miracle cure’

Our Review Summary Getty Images This story is one of two we are reviewing that focuses on FDA’s approval of a drug designed to speed patient recovery from flu symptoms (the second story is from ABC News). The drug is baloxavir

Don’t eat bitter pumpkin; it could cause major hair loss, warns doctor

The cucurbit plant family includes squashes, marrows, melons and pumpkins.  Image: 123RF/yelenayemchuk A doctor has warned that bitter-tasting pumpkins and squashes can contain potent toxins, after two women were poisoned by their dinners and lost most of their hair. French dermatologist Philippe

American Heart Association Warns Breast Cancer Patients That Treatment May Affect Their Hearts

The American Heart Association (AHA) is warning breast cancer patients and survivors that certain cancer treatments may put their hearts at risk, according to a statement released Thursday in the journal Circulation. Breast cancer survivors who’ve received chemotherapy and radiation may be at an increased risk