Health News

Naloxone Over the Counter?
Health officials are making moves that could make an overdose-preventing drug more easily accessible.
FDA Updates COVID Vaccine Boosters
Health officials in the United States are encouraging people to get bivalent COVID-19 vaccine boosters.
Scrub Your Hands to Protect Your Health
Dec. 5 through 11 is National Handwashing Awareness Week — the perfect time to remind everyone that keeping your hands clean is one of the most important ways to stay healthy.
Cooking Healthier Holiday Meals on a Budget
Eating a healthy diet is a challenge any time of the year, but around the holidays, it gets even harder. But with a few helpful tips, you can have a healthy holiday without breaking the bank.
Approved: First Gene Therapy for Hemophilia B
There's a new treatment for a serious bleeding disorder.
Colds vs. COVID vs. the Flu
The season is changing, and COVID-19 is still here. And with colder weather comes the threat of colds and the flu. But how can you tell the difference between the three?
Millions of Youth Reportedly Use Tobacco
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a new study showing high use of tobacco products among teenagers.
Understanding Emergency Use Authorizations
If you have been following the news during the COVID-19 pandemic, you might have noticed that the FDA has been granting "emergency use authorizations" (EUAs) to vaccines and drugs. But what is an EUA?
Companies Under Fire for Selling E-Cig Products
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued warning letters to five companies for selling products they shouldn't be selling.
How to Find Calm Throughout the Holiday Chaos
With the holiday season in full swing, focusing on staying calm during the holidays can benefit you in many ways.