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Medicine Storage and Disposal
The bathroom cabinet may be convenient, but there are better, safer places to store your medications.
A New Rx for a Rare Disease
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication for a rare disease.
COVID-19 Update: 7/7/20
The number of coronavirus cases continues to rise in the United States.
New Rx for Rare Form of Epilepsy
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication to treat seizures linked to Dravet syndrome.
FDA Cracks Down on Unapproved Injections
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has sent warning letters to four companies for selling unapproved injections.
Fireworks Safety 101
As you prepare to celebrate the Fourth of July, you need to know a few things about fireworks and how to keep your family safe.
Some COVID-19 Tests Not to Be Used
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released a "removed" test list that includes certain COVID-19 antibody tests.
FDA Warns Companies Over COVID-19 Antibody Tests
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has sent warning letters to three companies for marketing COVID-19 antibody test kits with inaccurate or misleading claims.
Staying Safe in the Summer Sun
Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the United States. What are you doing to protect your skin?
Children's Cough Medicine Recalled
GSK Consumer Healthcare is recalling three lots of children's cough medicine because of issues with the included dosing cups.