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Halloween Eye Safety
Halloween is all about fun — complete with cool costumes, mountains of candy, haunted houses and trick-or-treating. So don't let potential eye dangers get in the way of all the Halloween thrills.
Halloween Safety During COVID-19
As the coronavirus pandemic continues, many are wondering how to stay clear of COVID-19 and celebrate the holidays safely, starting with Halloween.
Hidden Drugs in 'Brain-Boosting' Supplements
A quick look at any store's supplement section will turn up plenty of supplements claiming to boost your brain power. But new research found that these supplements may contain unapproved drugs that could pose health risks.
First Treatment for COVID-19 Gets Green Light
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the first-ever treatment for COVID-19.
Trick-or-Treating Health Tips
Kids love Halloween because of all the candy — and parents may begrudge the holiday for the same reason.
Staying Healthy During Flu Season
Not every sickness gets its own season. Seasonal flu activity often begins as early as October and November and can continue until as late as May.
FDA Warns Against Supplements Containing Cesium Salts
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has sent five companies warning letters for marketing products with cesium chloride.
First Treatment for Ebola Gets Green Light
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first-ever medication to treat Ebola virus.
Migraine Device Now Available OTC
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the OTC switch for a migraine device.
NSAIDs During Pregnancy
Pregnancy is a very special time in a woman's life. However, because some medications are safe during pregnancy and others are not, it can also be a confusing time.