Womens HealthInfo Center

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An Oral Rx to Treat COVID-19?
As the coronavirus pandemic continues, an investigational antiviral COVID-19 treatment from Pfizer is entering clinical trials.
New COVID Antibody Test: Approved
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first at-home COVID-19 antibody test to use dried blood spot samples.
Doubling Down on COVID-19 Testing
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is doubling down on its efforts to approve COVID-19 tests.
FDA Warns Companies Selling CBD Pain Relief Products
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued warning letters to two companies selling products that contain cannabidiol (CBD).
Does the COVID-19 Vaccine Have Side Effects?
As health care professionals administer COVID-19 vaccines across the country, many people are wondering about possible side effects.
The Food Poisoning 411
As the weather warms up, you are probably thinking about spending more time outdoors. And, of course, you will have to pick out the perfect snacks for these outings. As fun as this all sounds, it can quickly become dangerous if you're not careful.
Are You Prepared for Allergy Season?
When spring is in full swing, allergy season isn't far behind. But what can patients do to help keep themselves allergy-free this season?
Got the Vaccine? Here's What You Can Do Now
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released guidelines for people who have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
A Non-Prescription, At-Home COVID-19 Test
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new COVID-19 test. This is the first test approved for at-home use without a prescription.
US Cancer Deaths Drop
Over the past two decades, cancer deaths in the United States dropped by 27 percent. But there is still work to be done.