Health News

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FDA Calls for Removal of Acid Reflux Rx
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is requesting that a common antacid medication be removed from the market.
New Cigarette Packaging Coming Soon
You will soon see new cigarette packaging in stores near you.
Breast Cancer Rx Gets New Indication
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new indication for a breast cancer drug.
Busted: Fraudulent COVID-19 Tests and Treatments
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning consumers about fraudulent coronavirus tests, vaccines and treatments.
Possible EpiPen Malfunctions
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued an alert regarding possible malfunctions with a common severe allergy injection.
Diabetes Rx Gets Label Change
A class of diabetes medications just got a safety labeling change.
COVID-19 Update: 3/30/2020
The number of coronavirus cases continues to rise in the United States.
Glaucoma: Everything You Need to Know
Around half of the people who have glaucoma do not even know they have it, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Medication Safety for Pets
You probably take steps to keep your medications out of the reach of children, but what about your pets?
Preventing Poisoning at Home
Our homes are filled with helpful things: medications, cleaners, hygiene products, jewelry and batteries. These items are helpful for adults, but they can be dangerous for children.