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Understanding Food Labels
We see nutrition labels every day on nearly everything we eat. But what good are they if we don’t understand what we’re actually eating?
Companies Under Fire for Mole Removal Products
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issues warning letters to three well known companies. 
Monkeypox Declared a Public Health Emergency
The US Department of Health and Human Services declares monkeypox a public health emergency.
New Route for Monkeypox Vaccine Gets Green Light
The US food and Drug Administration (FDA) authorizes emergency use of Jynneos vaccine.
How to Add Movement to Your Day
Sometimes, 30 minutes of exercise feels like too much for one day, but what if you did a few five- to 10-minute movement sessions throughout the day?
5 Tips to Snack Smarter
There's nothing wrong with snacking. But if you do it wrong, it can harm your health.
Healthy Back-to-School Habits
Maybe you’ve already been back-to-school shopping and are ready to send your kids into a new school year with all the right supplies. But do you know how to keep your kids healthy as school starts back?
Everything You Need to Know About West Nile
It is that time again... mosquito season. Here's how to protect you and your family.
Eat Less Sat: 8 Quick Tips
Many Americans tend to eat more than 30 percent of the recommended daily amount of sodium.
First RX for HER2-Low Breast Cancer Gets Green Light
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approves a new breast cancer treatment.