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Drug Take Back Day Saturday

The DEA Take Back is an important program that brings in thousands of pounds of unused meds and "gets those prescription drugs off the street, out of homes and away from people vulnerable to addiction", he said. "To date, we have collected more than 1,100 pounds of excess pills through our participation in take back events". When transporting prescription drugs, state law requires that they be in the original prescription containers with the labels attached.

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Biden's lead in Democratic primary hits widest margin since April — CNN Poll

Bernie Sanders of Vermont and Elizabeth Warren of MA at 11%. Trump's allegations do not seem to have affected support for Biden within the Democratic field, but the former vice president is now lagging in the fundraising race, having raised about $15.2 million in the third quarter compared to Sanders's $25.3 million and Warren's $24.6 million.

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Breast cancer awareness seminar held at Islamia University

The day encourages folks to put on one thing pink (or a complete outfit) and help the Breast Most cancers Now by elevating cash for the charity. So for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the hospital staff likes to do something different. Breast Cancer Now works to enhance and fund almost 450 of the enviornment's most fantastic researchers everywhere in the United Kingdom and Eire to additional study and realizing of breast most cancers and its causes and medicines.

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Juul Stops Selling Vaping Flavored Products Nationwide Amid Ongoing FDA Review

Soon after, U.S. President Donald Trump's administration announced plans to ban all flavoured e-cigarette products, citing alarming growth in teenage use of the products. Juul sells a pod-based vaping product that resembles a USB stick, a design replicated by a number of competitors that have popped up over the years.

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Gila County Public Health Department October flu shots in schools this week

Practicing proper hygiene and getting a flu vaccine are among the top preventive measures recommended for warding off the flu. She says the best place to get more information on the vaccines is to go to the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention website and key in the words "flu vaccine".

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MDH: 2 more Minnesotans die due to vaping complications

The Tennessee Department of Health has received reports of 49 cases of serious lung injury among people who use electronic cigarettes or other vaping devices. It advises close follow-up of these patients, as some patients who initially had mild symptoms experienced a rapid worsening of symptoms within 48 hours".