Special Health Alerts


December 8, 2014
National Influenza Week: Message from the NMA President

October 9, 2014
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Recommends Influenza Vaccine for Pregnant Women

February 8, 2013
How The Sequester Would Impact The Public's Health3
Please call your members of Congress, and urge them to find a viable solution to the sequester. As noted by this White House fact sheet, the consequences for the public's health and safety could be dire if the sequester begins on March 1st, as required by law. For contact information click here.

November 6, 2012
Sharp rise in diabetic eye disease makes American Diabetes Month ever more important

October 15, 2012
FDA Statement on Fungal Meningitis Outbreak: Additional Patient Notification Advised

November 16, 2011
Statement on Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) National Medical Association’s Urology Section’s Experts Speak to the Recent Changes in the Recommendations for Prostate Cancer Screening.
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August 9, 2011
Message from NMA President – Important Drug Warning – BRILINTA

Highlights of Prescribing (Brilinta)