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COVID-19 Immunity: What You Need to Know
What happens after you have COVID-19? Are you immune to the illness forever? That's one of many questions scientists are starting to answer.
Refilling Your Prescriptions Has Never Been Easier
You can now refill your medications via the pharmacy mobile app anytime and anywhere.
Rx to Control Menstrual Bleeding Gets Green Light
A medication used to treat heavy menstrual bleeding has won approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Mysterious Syndrome May Be Tied to COVID-19
A rare, mysterious syndrome appears to be affecting some children in New York. And health officials are saying it may be linked to COVID-19.
Camping This Summer?
As we navigate this "new normal," we have to make many adjustments. Those adjustments even extend to our summer plans.
Traveling During COVID-19
Over the past several months, we've all had to make changes — including adopting new hygiene and sanitization practices. As summer ramps up, those new practices may also apply to our travel plans.
Heart Attack Symptoms: Men vs. Women
Past research has suggested that women have different heart attack symptoms than men. But new findings suggest that may not be exactly true.
Malaria Rx Gets FDA Nod
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a drug to treat severe malaria.
Additional Fraudulent COVID-19 Products Busted
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is warning 50 more companies for making false claims related to COVID-19 treatments.
First Rx for Type of Bladder Dysfunction in Kids Approved
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first drug for a certain type of bladder dysfunction in children.