Health News

Diabetes Rx Gets Label Change
A class of diabetes medications just got a safety labeling change.
COVID-19 Update: 3/30/2020
The number of coronavirus cases continues to rise in the United States.
Glaucoma: Everything You Need to Know
Around half of the people who have glaucoma do not even know they have it, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Medication Safety for Pets
You probably take steps to keep your medications out of the reach of children, but what about your pets?
Preventing Poisoning at Home
Our homes are filled with helpful things: medications, cleaners, hygiene products, jewelry and batteries. These items are helpful for adults, but they can be dangerous for children.
The Dangers of Accidental Battery Ingestion
Batteries can be dangerous if swallowed, especially for children. Unfortunately, children often don't understand the dangers associated with accidental battery ingestion.
Traditional Chinese Medicine 101
Traditional Chinese medicine covers a wide variety of practices meant to improve health and quality of life. But is it safe? Does it work?
Cushing’s Disease Gets New Rx
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication to treat Cushing’s disease.
Rx for Constipation Gets FDA Green Light
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication for a certain type of constipation.
COVID-19: What You Need to Know (3/19/20)
COVID-19 continues to make headlines. Here's what you need to know.