Federal agencies partner for military and veteran pain management research

Federal agencies partner for military and veteran pain management research

Joint HHS-DoD-VA initiative will award multiple grants totaling $81 million

U.S. agencies partner on research that focuses on nondrug approaches for pain management in military personnel and veterans; NCCIH is the lead for this multi-agency initiative.

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Physic Candy – Define contains hidden drug ingredients

Physic Candy – Define contains hidden drug ingredients

FDA advises consumers not to purchase or use Physic Candy – Define, a product promoted and sold for weight loss.

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Physic Candy – Curve contains hidden drug ingredients

FDA advises consumers not to purchase or use Physic Candy – Curve, a product promoted and sold for weight loss.

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Compounded Curcumin Emulsion Product for Injection by ImprimisRx: FDA Investigation – Serious Adverse Events Associated with Use

Compounded Curcumin Emulsion Product for Injection by ImprimisRx: FDA Investigation – Serious Adverse Events Associated with Use

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Man of Steel Contains Hidden Drug Ingredient

Man of Steel Contains Hidden Drug Ingredient

FDA advises consumers not to purchase or use Man of Steel, a product promoted and sold for sexual enhancement.

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Monster X 1350 Contains Hidden Drug Ingredient

FDA advises consumers not to purchase or use Monster X 1350, a product promoted for sexual enhancement.

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Royal Honey VIP Contains Hidden Drug Ingredient

Royal Honey VIP Contains Hidden Drug Ingredient

FDA advises consumers not to purchase or use Royal Honey VIP, a product promoted and sold for sexual enhancement.

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Kingdom Honey for Him Contains Hidden Drug Ingredient

FDA advises consumers not to purchase or use Kingdom Honey for Him, a product promoted and sold for sexual enhancement.

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NCCIH Researchers Describe Specialized Neurons That Play a Unique Role in Mechanical Pain

NCCIH Researchers Describe Specialized Neurons That Play a Unique Role in Mechanical Pain

A new study in mice, conducted at the National Institutes of Health, has identified nerve cells that may play a role in pain and touch.

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NIH study uncovers specialized mouse neurons that play a unique role in pain: ​​​​Previously unknown category of neuron responds to pulling of a single hair  

NCCIH scientists identify sensory neurons that may offer insights into new approaches to pain therapy.

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Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Shown To Be Cost Effective for Chronic Low-Back Pain

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Shown To Be Cost Effective for Chronic Low-Back Pain

Results of a new NCCIH-supported study suggest group sessions of mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) or cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) are cost-effective for chronic low-back pain.

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EZ Weight Loss TX LLC Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Atomic and Xplode Capsules Due to the Presence of Undeclared Sibutramine

Corpus Christi, TX, EZ Weight Loss TX is voluntarily recalling all lots of La Bri’s Body Health Atomic and Xplode capsules to the consumer level. FDA analysis has found the products to be tainted with sibutramine.
Sibutramine is an appetite suppressant that was withdrawn from the U.S. market in October 2010 for safety reasons. The presence of sibutramine in these products renders it an unapproved drug for which safety and efficacy have not been established and, therefore subjSee Original Article

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Man of Steel Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Man of Steel 1 and Man of Steel 2 Due to Tainted Supplements

Man of Steel Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Man of Steel 1 and Man of Steel 2 Due to Tainted Supplements

Voluntary recall of Man of Steel 1 and Man of Steel 2 because of undeclared drug ingredient.

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The AMPT Life, LLC Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of AMPT Coffee due to the Presence of Undeclared Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients and Undeclared Milk

AMPT Life, LLC voluntarily recalls all lots of AMPT Coffee to the consumer level due to presence of erectile-dysfunction-treating drugs, as well as milk.

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NIH Funding for Research on Suicide Predictors and Prevention

NIH Funding for Research on Suicide Predictors and Prevention

In this blog post, Dr. Eve Reider discusses an NIH FOA that focuses on linking data from health care system records to mortality data to obtain a more accurate understanding of risk factors related to suicide.

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La Bri's Body Health Atomic and Xplode Capsules by EZ Weight Loss TX: Recall – Undeclared Drug Ingredient

La Bri's Body Health Atomic and Xplode Capsules by EZ Weight Loss TX: Recall – Undeclared Drug Ingredient

EZ Weight Loss TX voluntarily recalls La Bri’s Body Health Atomic and Xplode capsules due to contamination with sibutramine.

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