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Health News Archive - June 06, 2012

Acetaminophen, a widely available over-the-counter medication, can cause liver toxicity in children if doses are exceeded. It is the most common single agent responsible for a life-threatening event, longer-term illness or death.

Clinical trials have shown promising early results in patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer, melanoma, and kidney cancer.

Around 23% of women enter pregnancy as smokers, and more than half continue to smoke during pregnancy despite the health risks to the baby, excess healthcare costs at delivery and in the future.

Diabetes affects 25.8 million people in America as the seventh-leading cause of death in the United States. Now, a new study may shed light on an effective strategy for the prevention of this disease.

Every 45 seconds, someone suffers a stoke. They not only cause physical impairments, but also brain impairments. In fact, new research has linked post-stroke depression to a functional brain impairment.

ALLEGAN, Mich., June 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Perrigo Company (Nasdaq: PRGO;TASE) today announced that it has received final approval from the U.S.

SHERWOOD, Ore., June 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Entia Biosciences, Inc.

PITTSBURGH, POTTERS BAR, England, and MILAN, June 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Mylan Inc.

CARLSBAD, Calif., June 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- MO BIO Laboratories, Inc., the leader in soil, water and microbial nucleic acid purification, announces the launch of the PowerMag(TM) Soil and