Health News

Cancer Rx Combo Gets Green Light
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved two new cancer treatments.
New Antibiotic Approved
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new antibiotic.
Teens Turn Away from Tobacco
Between 2015 and 2016, the number of middle and high school students who said they used tobacco products dropped, according to a new report.
The Dangers of Dermal Fillers
You may be getting more than you bargained for with dermal fillers, according to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Vitamin D: Too Much of a Good Thing
The number of people taking vitamin D supplements above the recommended levels has increased, according to a new study. But taking too much vitamin D could be unhealthy.
Yoga for Your Aching Back
Yoga may effectively ease chronic lower back pain, according to a new study.
Healthy Fats and Your Cholesterol
Ditching the cheese and fatty meats for healthy fats like those that come from vegetable oils may have a positive effect on your cholesterol levels, according to a new scientific statement.
How the HPV Vaccine Could Help the World
A simple vaccine could prevent cancer for hundreds of thousands of women around the world each year, according to new research.
The National Burden of Kidney Disease
As many as 30 million Americans are estimated to have chronic kidney disease (CKD), according to new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
The World Has a Weight Problem
Obesity may damage the health of more than 2 billion people around the world, a new study found.