Health News

Common Arthritis Pain Gel Now Available OTC
From prescription to over-the-counter — a common arthritis pain gel is now available without a prescription.
First Injectable for Cellulite Approved
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first injectable medication for cellulite.
New COPD Rx Gets Green Light
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new inhaler for COPD.
FDA Removes Warning for Common Diabetes Rx
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has removed a boxed warning — the most serious drug warning — for the diabetes medication canagliflozin.
How to Spot Depression in Children
In kids and teens, severe depression is a real risk to health and well-being. Learn how to spot the signs of depression in your child.
Symptoms Women Shouldn't Ignore
Although women are more likely to visit their doctor than men, many women may be ignoring important signs and symptoms. Read on for a look at six health symptoms women may overlook.
Understanding Food Labels
We see nutrition labels every day on nearly everything we eat. But what good are they if we don’t understand what we’re actually eating?
Approved: Saliva-Based COVID-19 Test
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued an emergency use authorization (EUA) for a saliva test for SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19 infection.
First-of-Its-Kind Nasal Spray Approved
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first nasal spray of its kind to treat a condition related to diabetes.
New Pain Rx Gets FDA Go-Ahead
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new pain medication to be used in hospitals.