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Fauci: Australia Has ‘Done Actually Quite Well’ Containing COVID-19, Unlike The U.S.

Speaking on a panel sponsored by Australia’s University of Melbourne, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Dr. Anthony Fauci said that the United States had unfortunately lagged behind Oceanic countries in containing COVID-19. “Australia is one of the countries that has done actually quite well, I believe,” Fauci said on the panel, […]

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Cold-Pressed Watermelon Water Recalled for Potentially Containing Plastic

Fans of one trendy and delicious—and SELF Healthy Food Award-winning—cold-pressed watermelon water may want to check their bottles: World Waters LLC is voluntarily recalling several lots of WTRMLN WTR due to the potential presence of plastic, according to a statement on the FDA website. Specifically, the company is recalling 18 lots of the original watermelon-flavored […]

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Updated: Common Blood Pressure Medications Containing Valsartan Recalled Over 'Impurity' Concerns

Update: It's been over a month since the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) originally announced the recall of several common blood pressure medications containing valsartan over fears that they contain a chemical "impurity" linked to cancer. Now, even more drugs are being recalled. Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd. announced Tuesday that it is voluntarily recalling 14 lots […]