Health News

Mosquito Season: How to Fight Back
The number of illnesses caused by tick, mosquito and flea bites has more than tripled over 12 years, according to the CDC. But there are ways to keep yourself safe.
Hot Outside? Here's How to Stay Cool
It's summer, and that means sun and heat. If you aren't careful, the summer heat can lead to heat-related illnesses like heat stroke.
Staying Healthy in Hot Weather
As the season changes and the temperature rises, the risk for heat-related health issues grows.
Fireworks Safety 101
As you prepare to celebrate the Fourth of July, you need to know a few things about fireworks and how to keep your family safe.
Companies Selling Kratom Products Under Fire
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued warnings to two companies for illegally selling kratom products.
Swimming This Summer?
Don't let injuries and illnesses ruin the fun of swimming this summer.
Fall Prevention Awareness
One in four adults older than 65 falls every year. Follow these tips to prevent falls and serious injuries.
Travel Smart This Summer
Book trip. Check. Reserve hotel room. Check. But before you pack your bags and head out, it's wise to consider one more important factor: your health.
Medications and Behind-the-Wheel Safety
Many people are not aware that their prescription medications can impair their ability to drive safely. Unfortunately, this lack of awareness can be dangerous on the road.
Staying Mosquito-Free This Summer
It's summer — a time to be outside and enjoy nature. But mosquitoes, as always, will make an appearance.