Health News

Epinephrine: Rarely Used When Needed Most
Given at the right time, epinephrine can save lives, but many kids were not receiving this important medication when they needed it most, a new study found.
EpiPen Alternative Approved
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication to treat allergic reactions.
Some EpiPens Have Been Recalled
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released information on a recall of certain lots of EpiPen and EpiPen Jr Auto-Injectors.
New Rx Bites Back Against Dust Mites
The US Food and Drug Administration has approved a medication to treat house dust mite allergies.
There's a New Allergy Med on Pharmacy Shelves
The US Food and Drug Administration has approved a prescription allergy medication to make the switch to over-the-counter (OTC) availability.
How to Introduce Your Infant to Peanuts
If you do not know when or how to introduce peanut-containing foods to your infant, you are not alone.
Allergy Rx Moves to Over the Counter
There's a new over-the-counter (OTC) treatment option for those who have allergies.
Infants, Meet Peanuts
Introducing peanuts into your infant's diet may be a good idea after all, according to a new study.
Moms-to-Be and Vitamin D
Women often have questions about what they should and shouldn't eat when they're expecting. Here may be one answer to those questions.
Got Hay Fever? Allergy Shots May Help
What can cause a runny nose, red and itchy eyes, sneezing, fatigue and cough — all without a fever? If you guessed hay fever, you probably know the frustration of seasonal allergies. But there may be some relief where that is concerned.