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First Treatment for COVID-19 Gets Green Light

First Treatment for COVID-19 Gets Green Light

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the first-ever treatment for COVID-19. more

COVID-19 Update: 10/26/20

COVID-19 Update: 10/26/20

The number of coronavirus cases continues to rise in the United States. more

Trick-or-Treating Health Tips

Trick-or-Treating Health Tips

Kids love Halloween because of all the candy — and parents may begrudge the holiday for the same reason. more

Staying Healthy During Flu Season

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. more

FDA Warns Against Supplements Containing Cesium Salts

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. more

First Treatment for Ebola Gets Green Light

First Treatment for Ebola Gets Green Light

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first-ever medication to treat Ebola virus. more

Migraine Device Now Available OTC

Migraine Device Now Available OTC

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the OTC switch for a migraine device. more

NSAIDs During Pregnancy

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. more

FDA: Do Not Use 'Black Salve'

FDA: Do Not Use 'Black Salve'

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a warning about certain salves and creams. more

OTC Advil/Tylenol Combo Now Available

OTC Advil/Tylenol Combo Now Available

The first and only FDA-approved combination of over-the-counter (OTC) acetaminophen and ibuprofen for pain relief is now available. more