Health News

The Prescription for a Happy Holiday
Getting ready to leave town for the holidays? Don't forget to consider your health when planning your trip.
More Companies Under Fire for Umbilical Cord Products
More companies are under fire for selling unapproved umbilical cord products.
8 Tips to Prevent Medication Errors
Unfortunately, medication errors occur relatively often — and they can harm you and your family. The good news is there are ways to avoid medication errors.
What’s in Your Medicine Cabinet?
What's in your medicine cabinet? Did your items make our top nine?
Preventing Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
During power outages from hurricanes or tornados, using other power sources can lead to carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Potentially Unsafe Meds at Dollar Stores
Certain medications found at two common dollar store chains may pose safety issues, according to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Teens and Seasonal Job Safety
A seasonal job is a rite of passage for many teens. However, that rite of passage could put teens and young adults at risk for job-related injuries.
CBD Claims: Fact or Fiction?
A company is under fire for selling unapproved cannabidiol (CBD) products and making false claims.
Homeopathic Products: Are They Safe?
Poorly manufactured homeopathic products can sometimes pose health risks, according to a new statement from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Halloween Safety Tips
Halloween is all about cool costumes, tons of candy, spooky haunted houses and trick-or-treating. So don't let potential dangers get in the way of all the fun.