Health News

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Possible EpiPen Malfunctions
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued an alert regarding possible malfunctions with a common severe allergy injection.
Diabetes Rx Gets Label Change
A class of diabetes medications just got a safety labeling change.
Preventing Falls
Falls can happen in the blink of an eye, and they can completely change your future. But you can take steps to prevent medication-related falls.
FDA Stops 500 International Shipments
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently stopped 500 shipments from India.
Avoiding Drug Interactions
A lot of us take multiple medications, often combining prescription and over-the-counter medicines with vitamins and herbal supplements. While medications are important for staying healthy, taking certain medications together can sometimes cause serious side effects.
Medications and Behind-the-Wheel Safety
Many people are not aware that their prescription medications can impair their ability to drive safely. Unfortunately, this lack of awareness can be dangerous on the road.
Schizophrenia Rx Gets Stronger Warning
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has strengthened a drug safety warning for a schizophrenia medication.
Coronavirus Vaccine Underway
As the coronavirus outbreak continues, at least one company has said it is working on a vaccine.
Weight Loss Rx Possibly Tied to Cancer Risk
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a drug safety communication for a weight loss medication.
Common Cold Treatments
When you get a cold, you may find yourself rushing to your local pharmacy or grocery store to get some medications to treat it. Keep reading to see what you can do to get better faster.