Health News

A Vaccine for Dengue Fever, for Some
Until recently, there was no vaccine for dengue fever in the United States.
First FDA-Approved Treatment for Pediatric Lupus
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication to treat lupus in children.
Preventing Falls
Falls can happen in the blink of an eye, and they can completely change your future. But you can take steps to prevent medication-related falls.
Enbrel Biosimilar Gets Green Light
Enbrel's new biosimilar recently got the green light it needed to treat several inflammatory health conditions.
All About Acid Reflux
If you're among the 1 in 5 people in the United States who have acid reflux disease, read on for everything you need to know about this condition.
Chickenpox FAQ
Diseases like chickenpox can bring up a lot of questions. The answers to some of the most common chickenpox-related questions are below.
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.
Natural Energy Drinks: Lifesaver, Scam or Hazard?
Today’s world is a busy one. Our lives are even busier. It’s natural to crave an energy boost to help you get more done. But can some energy boosts have negative health effects?
Taking Sleep Medications? Here's What You Need to Know
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has added a boxed warning for certain sleep medications.
Your Medications Are Expired. Now What?
Most people check the expiration date on their milk carton before taking a big gulp. But what about the expiration dates found in their medicine cabinet?