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Swimming This Summer?
Don't let injuries and illnesses ruin the fun of swimming this summer.
Prostate Cancer: What Men Need to Know
It's the most common cancer among men. Do you know as much as you should about prostate cancer?
CDC Seeks Answers in Hepatitis Outbreak
Health officials are still searching for answers about a hepatitis outbreak that has affected children.
Eczema Rx for Kids Gets Green Light
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new eczema treatment for kids.
Understanding COVID Quarantine and Isolation
Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, quarantine and isolation after exposure or illness have been moving targets. Let's get a little clarity on the latest recommendations.
FDA: Mole Removal Products May Cause Harm
Products marketed for the removal of moles and other skin lesions can cause injuries and scarring, according to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Approved: First Systemic Rx for Alopecia Areata
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a first-of-its-kind treatment for a type of alopecia.
COVID-19 Vaccine Approved for Young Kids
Health officials have finally approved COVID-19 vaccines for use in young children.
Summer Safety for Kids
The sun is shining, the swimmers are splashing and the kids are hitting the playgrounds. Don't let injuries and illnesses ruin the summer fun.
CDC Relaxes COVID Testing Travel Requirements
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has relaxed a COVID testing rule for travelers flying to the US.