HealthDay News: Gastrointestinal
Colon Cancer Rates Rising Among Americans Under 50
Although the overall
rate of colon cancer has fallen in recent decades, new research
suggests that over the last 20 years the disease has been
increasing among young and early middle-aged American adults.
Generic Form of Nexium Approved
The first generic version of the heartburn drug Nexium (esomeprazole) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.