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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.
COVID-19 Treatments Update
As coronavirus cases continue to increase, the search for an effective treatment also continues.
New Rapid-Acting Insulin Approved

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new ultra-rapid-acting insulin.
First COVID-19 Test of Its Kind Approved
The first COVID-19 diagnostic test that uses next-generation sequence technology has gotten the green light from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Impurities Found in Diabetes Rx
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is alerting the public about the voluntary recall of certain extended-release metformin products.
COVID-19 Plasma Donations Could Save Lives
Those who have recovered from COVID-19 may be able to save lives.
Play On: Video Game to Improve ADHD Approved
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the marketing of the first game-based digital therapeutic device to treat ADHD.