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Parents often lack amusement-park safety plans
Reuters Health News : June 22, 2018, 9:56 am
(Reuters Health) - One in five parents don't talk to their kids about safety issues at amusement parks, especially what to do if they get lost, according to a poll by the C.S. Mott Children's Hospital in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Thirty-three pregnant Cambodian women discovered in surrogacy raid
Reuters Health News : June 22, 2018, 9:14 am
PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Thirty-three pregnant Cambodian women who were carrying babies on behalf of Chinese clients have been discovered during a raid on an illegal commercial surrogacy operation, police said on Saturday.
Opioid reclassification linked to increase in illegal online sales
Reuters Health News : June 22, 2018, 2:10 am
(Reuters Health) - Online black-market sales of opioid painkillers more than doubled in the United States during the two years after these drugs were "rescheduled," putting tighter restrictions on legal prescriptions and sales, according to a recent study.
U.S. District Court rules in favor of Lilly's Alimta patent
Reuters Health News : June 22, 2018, 2:05 am
(Reuters) - Eli Lilly and Co said on Friday a U.S. District Court ruled in favor of its patent on Alimta vitamin regimen and prevented Hospira Inc and India's Dr. Reddy's Laboratories from launching generics until the patent expires.
Teens with eczema may not follow prescribed treatment regimen
Reuters Health News : June 22, 2018, 1:22 am
(Reuters Health) - Adolescents with eczema who are prescribed topical corticosteroids to ease symptoms like itching and inflammation may not use their medicines as directed, a small study suggests.