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COVID-19 FAQs
With the COVID-19 pandemic in full swing, many questions about the virus are still unanswered.
Sunscreen and Sun This Summer
Before you hit the beach or the lake this summer, follow these easy tips to keep yourself and your family sun-safe.
Approved: New Cancer Drugs
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved three new cancer medications.
Non-Contact Thermometers: What You Need to Know
As businesses and individuals have begun taking extra precautions during the COVID-19 pandemic, non-contact thermometers have become more common. Here's what you need to know about these devices.
The Ins and Outs of Tick Bites
With summer underway, people are spending more time outside. That means people are spending more time near ticks that can transmit serious diseases.
More Fraudulent COVID-19 Treatments Busted
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning consumers about fraudulent coronavirus treatments.
Diabetes Rx Approved for Heart Failure
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first diabetes medication of its class to treat a certain type of heart failure.
Multiple Myeloma Rx Gets New Formulation
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new formulation of a drug that treats a type of blood cancer.
An At-Home Saliva Test for COVID-19
Testing for COVID-19 has always involved nose or throat swabs — until now.
Coronavirus and Your Pet
Many people are concerned about how COVID-19 might affect their pets. Here's what you need to know.