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CDC panel approves revised COVID-19 vaccine.

CDC panel approves revised COVID-19 vaccine.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has officially recommended almost every American get an updated COVID-19 vaccination. Dr. Mandy Cohen, the director of the CDC, said, “We have more tools than ever to prevent the worst outcomes from COVID-19. The CDC is...

New NJACTS Publication

Please read Dr. Aleksunes' article in Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology titled, "Cadmium reduces growth of male fetuses by impairing development of the placental vasculature and reducing expression of nutrient transporters." Accumulating data in rodents and humans...