Health News

The Ins and Outs of Tick Bites

With summer on the way, people are starting to spend more time outside. That means people are spending more time near ticks that can transmit serious diseases.

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?

Doubling Down on COVID-19 Testing

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is doubling down on its efforts to approve COVID-19 tests.

Lawn Care: Preventing Poisoning

With spring in full swing and summer around the corner, you may be starting to tend to your lawn and garden. But some potential hazards may be lurking in your lawn care routine.

Spring Cleaning Safety Tips

With spring in full swing, you may be planning to do a deep house cleaning. But there are some spring cleaning health hazards you'll want to avoid.

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).

You're a Lifesaver: All About CPR

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is a procedure done when the heart stops beating. It can be a lifesaver.

Medication Safety for Pets

You probably take steps to keep your medications out of the reach of children, but what about your pets?

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.