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Allergic to Penicillin? Here's What You Need to Know
Do you carry an allergy to penicillin? Research has shown that about 90 percent of patients with a history of penicillin allergy are not truly allergic.
Gluten-Free Diet: What You Need to Know
Gluten-free diets, considered a medical treatment to manage celiac disease, have become popular. However, a recent survey found that those without a celiac disease diagnosis purchase the most gluten-free items.
10 Tips to Prevent Medication Errors
Unfortunately, medication errors occur relatively often — and they can potentially cause harm to you or your family.
How to Improve Your Sleep
It doesn't just help you feel rested — sleep is important for your overall health and well-being.
Child Obesity in the US: Still Growing
Over the last 30 years, obesity prevalence has increased in all age groups, a new study found. That new study looked at the trends after recent efforts to decrease obesity.
FDA Targets Smokeless Tobacco in Rural Areas
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is expanding its “The Real Cost” campaign to rural America.
Preventing SIDS
Here's how to help prevent sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS).
Pre-Workout Product Recalled
Nubreed Nutrition, Inc., has issued a voluntary recall for its pre-workout product called Undisputed.
The Future of Medicine
Medication isn't always one size fits all. But pharmacogenomics is now allowing a more personalized approach.
Tips to Start the New Year on a High Note
As the new year gets into full-swing, here are a few ways to start 2016 on the right foot.