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Birth Control Pills Recalled Due To Glitch That Could Cause Pregnancy

Birth Control Pills Recalled Due To Glitch That Could Cause Pregnancy

But the four capsules without hormones were placed in the pack first, for the first four days of therapy, in place of the active capsules. Allergan is voluntarily recalling packs of its birth control pills in the U.S. Allergan said it was notifying consumers by letter of the potential trouble. Allergan provided a chart, below, outlining the pill packs in question.


Would You Drink Cockroach Milk - And Should You?

Would You Drink Cockroach Milk - And Should You?

On the one hand, the public, most likely, wouldn't show a big interest in consuming cockroach milk , even though it is a superfood with very strong health benefits. Gourmet Grubb , a South African company, is selling what they call "Entomilk"- a milk made from sustainably farmed insects. Hence, you can still wait before you start dreading the onset of insect milk flooding the markets.


Ebola vaccinations begin in rural Congo on Monday: Ministry

Ebola vaccinations begin in rural Congo on Monday: Ministry

Bikoro Hospital director Dr. Serge Ngalebato said he and other health officials were vaccinated for protection when treating Ebola patients. The Ebola virus spreads through direct contact with either bodily fluids or objects contaminated by someone ill with the disease.


Subtropical Storm Alberto Closes In On Florida; Warnings Of Floods, Tornadoes

Subtropical Storm Alberto Closes In On Florida; Warnings Of Floods, Tornadoes

It is forecast to drop as much as 30cm (12in) of rain across MS to western Georgia and to bring storm swells of about 60-120cm (2-4ft) to low-lying areas. A Tropical Storm Warning means that tropical storm conditions are expected somewhere within the warning area. But most other energy companies are leaving offshore crews in place while they watch 2018's first Atlantic storm.


Near-record heat expected on Memorial Day

Near-record heat expected on Memorial Day

The high temperatures follow a near record-setting Sunday when the city reached a high of 97 degrees, tying 2012 for hottest temperature on that day, Seeley said. Tuesday: Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and afternoon thunderstorms. A stray shower is possible, but the chance is very low. Saturday: Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms during the day; a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms at night.


Fentanyl Bust in Nebraska - Enough Doses to Kill About 26 Million People

Fentanyl Bust in Nebraska - Enough Doses to Kill About 26 Million People

The Nebraska State Patrol said on Facebook that the recent bust was the " largest fentanyl seizure in Nebraska history (by far) and one of the largest ever in the United States ". - The Nebraska State Patrol says the almost 120 pounds of suspected cocaine and fentanyl that troopers seized last month turned out to be all fentanyl, a deadly opioid that federal officials blame for thousands of deaths nationwide.