Patient Safety EducationInfo Center
Should Older People Still Get Colorectal Cancer Screenings?
Health officials say colorectal cancer screening can stop after age 75 in some cases. But could there be a benefit to continuing screening after that age?
Staying Safe During the Holidays
As the season continues, keeping yourself and your family safe is an important part of being able to enjoy the holidays.
First Oral Rx for COVID-19 Gets FDA Nod
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the the first oral treatment for COVID through an emergency use authorization (EUA).
Baby Vital Sign Monitor Pulled from Market
A company has pulled a product that monitors babies' vital signs from the market after a warning letter from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
How to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes
At risk for type 2 diabetes? You can take action to stop diabetes in its tracks.
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy: What You Need to Know
You've probably seen hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) in sci-fi movies, but did you know it's a real-life medical treatment?
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.
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.
Cancer Info on Social Media May Be False
Reading about cancer treatment on social media? You might not be getting accurate information.