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Halloween Eye Safety

Halloween Eye Safety

Halloween is all about fun — complete with cool costumes, mountains of candy, haunted houses and trick-or-treating. So don't let potential eye dangers get in the way of all the Halloween thrills. more

A Patch for Schizophrenia

A Patch for Schizophrenia

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a first-of-its-kind patch for schizophrenia. more

Mammogram Myths

Mammogram Myths

For Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we're debunking four common mammogram myths. more

Supplements for Mental Health?

Supplements for Mental Health?

Can a nutritional supplement help manage depression symptoms? New research suggests that it's possible. more

Head Injuries: More Than Concussions

Head Injuries: More Than Concussions

Concussions have been linked to long-term brain damage, but a new study found that smaller impacts to the head may also lead to harm over time. more

E-Cigs Remain Under Investigation

E-Cigs Remain Under Investigation

Health officials continue to investigate e-cigarettes as the number of reported respiratory problems tied to vaping continues to rise. more

FDA Takes on Illegal Opioid Websites

FDA Takes on Illegal Opioid Websites

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) have sent warning letters to 10 websites for illegally marketing opioid medications. more

Asthma Rx Approved for Home Use

Asthma Rx Approved for Home Use

An asthma medication that once could only be given at a doctor's office can now be given at home. more

Flu Season Is Here: Your Daily Dose of Tips

Flu Season Is Here: Your Daily Dose of Tips

Flu season is upon us. But with a few simple steps, you can help protect yourself from catching the flu. more

Rx for Children with Rare Disorder Approved

Rx for Children with Rare Disorder Approved

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first treatment for children with a rare disorder. more