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Popular Over-The-Counter Drug Can Be Dangerous When Taken Too Often

Acetaminophen, a pain and fever reducing medication, is the active ingredient in Tylenol and all sorts of other things, and that’s where a danger lies.

12/16/2013

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Health: Flu Cases Continue To Rise Dramatically In Our Area, Earlier Than Past Seasons

New numbers show what many of you already know. The flu is ramping up earlier than usual. More than three thousand new cases in Pennsylvania in just a week, and there have been six deaths so far, including two in Philadelphia.

01/04/2013

J&J Recalls More Tylenol Extra Strength Pills

Johnson & Johnson has announced yet another Tylenol recall due to a musty moldy odor linked to a trace chemical.

06/28/2011

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J&J Recalls Nonprescription Drugs From Pa. Plant

Johnson & Johnson said Friday it is recalling nearly 47 million packages of Tylenol, Sudafed and other nonprescription drugs manufactured at a Pennsylvania facility.

01/14/2011

J&J "Cooperating" with Subpoenas Probing Drug Recalls

Johnson & Johnson says it has now received multiple subpoenas from the federal government related to repeated recalls of Tylenol and other consumer health products.

08/11/2010

J&J to Lay Off 300 at Fort Washington Plant

Johnson & Johnson is laying off hundreds of employees at its plant in Fort Washington. The repeated recalls of several popular drugs are to blame.

07/15/2010