Health News

Back-to-School Vaccines 101
It's time to head back to school. Do your children have all the required vaccines?
FDA Seeks to Fully Approve COVID-19 Vaccine
Federal health officials are planning to approve one of the COVID-19 vaccines by early September.
COVID-19 Vaccines to Be Studied in Children
Wondering if it's safe to let your child get a COVID-19 vaccination? We may soon have an answer.
The Answers to Your Breastfeeding Questions
Aug. 1 through 7 is World Breastfeeding Week — the perfect time to learn a little more about breastfeeding.
A Safe and Healthy School Year
Backpack? Check. Books? Check. Pencils? Check. Health and safety? With the school year starting, there's another thing not to forget: back-to-school medical needs.
Alzheimer's Rx Controversy Continues
As controversy surrounding a newly approved Alzheimer's treatment continues, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is defending its decision to approve the drug.
FDA Warns Firm for Selling Unauthorized Nicotine Products
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) continues to crack down on companies selling electronic cigarette products that haven't been unauthorized.
Statins and Pregnancy: FDA Changes Message
For a long time, doctors have been advised not to prescribe statins to any pregnant patient. Soon, that advice might change.
FDA Approves Biosimilar for Common Insulin
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first interchangeable biosimilar insulin product.
New Mask Guidance for Vaccinated People
Fully vaccinated against COVID-19? You may still need to wear a mask in some settings.