Tag Archives: safety

The CBD Market Is Red Hot, But Buyer Beware When It Comes To Product Safety And Efficacy, Experts Argue

(Photo by Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images) Getty Images As more retailers fill store shelves with cannabidiol (CBD) products, researchers are urging caution. Marketing is outpacing the evidence, and collectively we would benefit from taking a few steps back to understand what’s real and what’s not concerning the latest health panacea.   A new research review in Mayo… Read More »

Bathurst hospital staff to join statewide strike over safety concerns

STAFF at Bathurst Base Hospital will join 22,000 workers across the state planning to strike over fears about workplace safety. Public hospitals across NSW could descend into chaos after more than 500 NSW Health Services Union delegates on Tuesday voted unanimously to stop work for four hours on August 1, as they fight for increased… Read More »

FDA Announces Sweeping Plan To Review Safety Of Surgical Staplers

Use This Story This story can be republished for free (details). The Food and Drug Administration announced a sweeping plan on Friday to review and address the safety of surgical staplers, including a new examination of seven years’ worth of hidden reports highlighted Thursday in a Kaiser Health News investigation. In a letter sent to… Read More »