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Combo Treatment for COVID-19 Gets Green Light
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved baricitinib in combination with remdesivir to treat COVID-19.
Flu Rx Gets New Indication
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new indication for a common flu medication.
First At-Home Rapid COVID-19 Test Gets Green Light
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first COVID-19 test that can be administered and give results at home. And the results can come in less than half an hour.
Happy Feet with Diabetes
Diabetes can lead to complications throughout your body, even in your feet. Learn how to keep your feet healthy and happy.
Happy, Healthy Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving is a great time to be with friends and family, but it's also a time when it's easy to eat too many unhealthy foods.
Thanksgiving Safety During COVID-19
As the coronavirus pandemic continues, many are wondering how to stay clear of COVID-19 and celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday safely.
Seven Ways to Make Thanksgiving Healthier
It's here — that one day of the year when the whole point is to eat all manner of tasty comfort food with abandon. But is it possible to have a healthy Thanksgiving that's both enjoyable and delicious?
Managing Diabetes
If you have been diagnosed with diabetes, you may feel overwhelmed — and that’s understandable. But you can take steps to both ease your anxiety and get on the road to effective diabetes management.
Two COVID-19 Vaccines Showing Promise
In the last couple of weeks, two COVID-19 vaccines have shown serious promise in early tests. An effective vaccine would be a huge step forward in the fight against the global coronavirus pandemic.
Beware: Don't Fall for Fake Flu Treatments
Flu season is here, and health experts are warning consumers about fake flu treatments.