Health News

A Vaccine for Smallpox and Monkeypox
The US Food Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new vaccine to prevent smallpox and monkeypox.
New Diabetes Medication Gets Green Light
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new diabetes medication.
New Packaging for a Common Diarrhea Drug
In order to help ensure patient safety, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved new packaging for a common anti-diarrhea medication.
Heartburn Medication Recall Update
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released an update about the recall of a common heartburn medication.
Social Media and Teen Mental Health
Teens who spend a lot of time using social media may face a raised risk of mental health problems, according to a new study.
Flu Myths Debunked
Myths about the flu shot are widespread, and these misconceptions often cause people to opt out of this important vaccine. It's time to learn the truth about some common flu misconceptions.
Regulating Flavored E-Cig Products
A game-changer for the electronic cigarette market may be on the horizon.
First Pre-Measured Low Blood Sugar Treatment Approved
Treating severe low blood sugar doesn't have to be complex and overwhelming. And a newly approved treatment may make things even easier.
Device for Heart Failure Approved
A device meant to improve symptoms in patients with advanced heart failure has gotten the green light from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Medications and Hospital Readmission
Discharged from the hospital? Here's what you need to know to lower your chances of being readmitted.