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CBD Claims: Fact or Fiction?
A company is under fire for selling unapproved cannabidiol (CBD) products and making false claims.
Homeopathic Products: Are They Safe?
Poorly manufactured homeopathic products can sometimes pose health risks, according to a new statement from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Fast-Acting Insulin Now Approved for Pump Use
A fast-acting insulin can now be administered via an insulin pump, according to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Number of Vaping-Related Injuries On the Rise
The number of lung injuries related to electronic cigarette use continues to rise.
Heartburn Medication Recall Expands
Additional ranitidine products are being recalled because they might contain a cancer-causing impurity.
A New Injection to Treat Hives
There's a newly approved treatment for hives.
Common Acne Medication Now Available as a Foam
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first topical form of the acne treatment minocycline.
Flu Rx Approved for New Use
The flu medication Xofluza (baloxavir marboxil) has been approved for a new use.
Severe Allergic Reactions at School: Are You Prepared?
For the 1 in 13 children who have food allergies, being prepared can make all the difference.
Baby Powder Recalled
One lot of Johnson's Baby Powder has been recalled for asbestos.