Navigation Links
FDA Consumer Health Information - Very Low Health Risks From Full-Body X-Ray Scanners
Date:11/4/2010

SILVER SPRING, Md., Nov. 4, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- General-use X-ray security systems are one of the full body scanning technologies being put to widespread use to check people entering secured spaces for concealed weapons, explosives, or other contraband.

(Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090824/FDALOGO)

(Logo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090824/FDALOGO)

Learn about the low risk to health associated with these systems—and about the agency's new webpage on products for security screening of people—at http://www.fda.gov/ForConsumers/ConsumerUpdates/ucm231758.htm.

Sign up for e-mail notices of new FDA Consumer Updates at:

https://service.govdelivery.com/service/subscribe.html?code=USFDA_9.

View the FDA Consumer Update RSS feed at: http://www.fda.gov/AboutFDA/ContactFDA/StayInformed/RSSFeeds/Consumers/rss.xml

FDA Consumer Updates may be posted and published elsewhere without permission. Please credit "FDA Consumer Health Information (www.fda.gov/consumer)" as the source. FDA values feedback on its consumer health information. Send questions, comments, or story ideas to: consumerinfo@fda.hhs.gov.

Media Inquiries:  Jason Brodsky, +1-301-796-8234


'/>"/>
SOURCE U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1

Related medicine technology :

1. Actavis Encourages Consumers to Return Fentanyl Transdermal System 25 mcg/h
2. Sanofi-aventis to Acquire BMP Sunstone Creating a Strong Consumer Healthcare Platform in China
3. McNeil Consumer Healthcare Announces Voluntary Recall of One Product Lot of TYLENOL® 8 Hour Caplets 50 Count Sold in the United States and Puerto Rico
4. FDA Consumer Health Information - FDA Tightens Reins on Unapproved Chelation Drugs
5. Consumer Reports Flu Poll: Approximately Three Out of 10 Health Care Workers Living in a Bubble, Not Getting Flu Vaccine
6. FDA CONSUMER HEALTH INFORMATION - Possible Fracture Risk With Osteoporosis Drug
7. Generex Reaches Agreement to Acquire 51% Stake in Global Medical Direct, a Nationwide Durable Medical Equipment and Pharmaceutical Provider Specializing in Direct-to-Consumer Diabetes Supplies
8. Azantis Announces New Consumer Safety Program
9. Pfizer Offers First 500,000 Consumers Free Advil® to Launch Medicine Cabinet Cleanout Campaign
10. Innovations to Omron Healthcare Home Blood Pressure Monitors Provide New Solutions for Consumers
11. NABP Purchases AWARxE Consumer Protection Program
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/21/2017)... 2017  Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities ... "Company") (NASDAQ: KMPH ) of the federal securities ... and directors and underwriters of the Company,s April 16, 2015 ... lead plaintiff. The lawsuit has been filed in ... Johnson County on behalf of all those ...
(Date:1/20/2017)... Research and Markets has announced the addition of ... OTC Amplifiers, Diagnostic Instruments), Sales Volume, Company Analysis and Forecast ... ... Sales Volume, Company Analysis and Forecast to 2022 provides a ... The growing prevalence of hearing impairment coupled with an ...
(Date:1/20/2017)... 20, 2017 Stock-Callers.com today evaluates the ... SGYP ), Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE: NVO ), ... Therapeutics Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: PTX ). These stocks ... 19 th , 2017, finishing near its session lows. As ... over 0.7%, while shares of health care companies in the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:1/20/2017)... ... January 20, 2017 , ... A new partnership between Goodwill® and ... longer use or need, from clothes to couches to dressers and bicycles. Roadie — ... them to the nearest Goodwill donation center through February 28th. , “January is ...
(Date:1/20/2017)... , ... January 20, 2017 , ... Doctor C LLC, ... attended the January ECRM trade show to continue the marketing and distribution of its ... supplement, known for providing 400 percent better absorption than traditional vitamin C supplements. At ...
(Date:1/20/2017)... ... January 20, 2017 , ... ... enhance people’s everyday lives, recently attended the January ECRM Trade Show in Hilton ... is known for its large range of supplements that keep the body functioning ...
(Date:1/20/2017)... ... January 20, 2017 , ... "TransFlare 4K Mystique comes ... of Final Cut Pro X," said Christina Austin - CEO of Pixel Film Studios. ... Utilizing the Dragon Sensor,TransFlare 4K Mystique lens flare and light leak transitions have a ...
(Date:1/20/2017)... ... January 20, 2017 , ... “The Angel”: a heartwarming ... set out for each of his children. “The Angel” is the creation of published ... in New York City, and impassioned writer. , When asked of her new book, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):