Health News

New Tech to Detect MRSA Faster
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved marketing of a new technology to detect serious bacteria.
Flu Season Update
Across the US, flu activity is high. And it's expected to continue for weeks.
New Rx Approvals
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved five medications in the last month.
Meningococcal Disease and Your Teen
Teens and young adults face an increased risk for meningococcal disease. Here's everything you need to know about meningococcal disease.
Flu Rx Approved for New Use
The flu medication Xofluza (baloxavir marboxil) has been approved for a new use.
A Vaccine for Smallpox and Monkeypox
The US Food Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new vaccine to prevent smallpox and monkeypox.
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.
Flu Season Is Upon Us
Flu season is almost here. But you can take steps to protect yourself from catching the flu.
Measles in the US: Still Going Strong
Health experts have said that measles was eliminated in the United States. But that may no longer be the case.
What Does Acid Reflux Have to Do with It?
Acid reflux may be the cause of your chronic cough.