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NEW INTEGRATED EMPLOYMENT TOOLKIT

This new online toolkit from the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) includes discussion guides and answers to frequently-asked-questions for people looking for jobs, employers, community employment agencies, and others. Integrated employment places both youth and adults in regular jobs in … Continue reading

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CONTINUED USE OF STIMULANTS FOR ADHD LIKELY DOES NOT INCREASE RISK FOR HYPERTENSION, BUT MAY AFFECT HEART RATE

Chronic use of stimulant medication to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children does not appear to increase risk for high blood pressure over the long term, but it may have modest effects on heart rate, according to follow-up … Continue reading

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FDA Safety Alert: RISPERDAL (RISPERIDONE) AND RISPERIDONE: RECALL – UNCHARACTERISTIC ODOR

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a safety alert regarding Risperdal and Risperidone. Janssen Pharmaceuticals issued a recall of Risperdal (risperidone) lot 0GG904 3mg tablets and risperidone lot OIGI752mg tablets. The recall stems from an uncharacteristic odor thought to … Continue reading

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