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Mammograms: What You Need to Know

Mammograms: What You Need to Know

Mammograms can help detect breast cancer at an early stage. That means they can lead to early treatment, which can save lives. more

FDA: Rompe Pecho Cough Syrup a No-Go

FDA: Rompe Pecho Cough Syrup a No-Go

With flu season here, you'll want to be careful about selecting a cough syrup, according to a warning from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). more

Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween is all about cool costumes, tons of candy, spooky haunted houses and trick-or-treating. So don't let potential dangers get in the way of all the fun. more

Ranitidine Medication Warning FAQs

Ranitidine Medication Warning FAQs

A common acid reflux medication has been in the news for containing low levels of a possible cancer-causing impurity. Here's what you need to know. 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. That's why it's important to know how to keep your kids safe while they're trick-or-treating. more

Halloween Eye Safety

Halloween Eye Safety

Halloween is all about fun — complete with cool costumes, mountains of candy, haunted houses and trick-or-treating. So don't let potential eye dangers get in the way of all the Halloween thrills. more

A Patch for Schizophrenia

A Patch for Schizophrenia

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a first-of-its-kind patch for schizophrenia. more

Mammogram Myths

Mammogram Myths

For Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we're debunking four common mammogram myths. more

Supplements for Mental Health?

Supplements for Mental Health?

Can a nutritional supplement help manage depression symptoms? New research suggests that it's possible. more

Head Injuries: More Than Concussions

Head Injuries: More Than Concussions

Concussions have been linked to long-term brain damage, but a new study found that smaller impacts to the head may also lead to harm over time. more