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April 09, 2012

Health Awareness Topics - April 2012



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Conference News


The Guidelines International Network (G-I-N) Conference 2012, will be held August 22-25, 2012 in Berlin, Germany. Registration External Web Site Policy is now open.

U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Advisory


  • April 10, 2012: Birth Control Pills Containing Drospirenone External Web Site Policy: FDA has completed its review of recent observational (epidemiologic) studies regarding the risk of blood clots in women taking drospirenone-containing birth control pills.Based on this review, FDA has concluded that drospirenone-containing birth control pills may be associated with a higher risk for blood clots than other progestin-containing pills. FDA is adding information about the studies to the labels of drospirenone-containing birth control pills.

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