Health News

Triglyceride-Lowering Rx Gets FDA Approval
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication to lower the risk of cardiovascular events like heart attack and stroke.
Generics for Eliquis Approved
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first generics for Eliquis.
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.
Is Your AED Approved?
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is encouraging consumers to check that their AED is FDA-approved.
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).
Controlling Cholesterol
Looking to protect your heart health? Check out these five tips for managing your cholesterol.
Don’t Miss a Beat
Drums pounding or fish flopping in the chest are ways people describe atrial fibrillation (AFib). Get to know the symptoms and how to control the disease.
After Recalls, Which Blood Pressure Medications Are Safe?
A list of "safe" sartan-containing medications has been released.
New Generic Valsartan Approved
A new generic valsartan (Diovan) has been approved. The hope is that it can help with the recent valsartan shortages.
Additional Blood Pressure Medications Recalled
If you take losartan or a product containing valsartan, you may have a recalled and potentially dangerous medication in your medicine cabinet, according to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).