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Staying Healthy in Hot Weather
As the season changes and the temperature rises, the risk for heat-related health issues grows.
A New Match for Migraines
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication to prevent migraines.
Are You at Risk of Osteoporosis?
Are you at risk of breaking a bone?
Restaurant Menus Are Changing
Have you seen some recent changes to restaurant menus? Thanks to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), these changes are here to stay.
MS Treatment Approved for Children
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expanded the approval of a multiple sclerosis (MS) medication to treat the condition in children.
Mole or Melanoma?
Some adults can have up to 40 moles. But when should you start worrying about skin cancer?
How to Protect Your Hearing
Around 20 percent of Americans have some form of hearing loss, according to the Hearing Loss Association of America. But you don't have to be one of them.
Swimming This Summer?
Don't let injuries and illnesses ruin the fun of swimming this summer.
Monitoring Your Blood Pressure at Home
If you're not doing these things, you're measuring your blood pressure wrong.
Act F.A.S.T. to Spot a Stroke
Do you know the signs of a stroke? Knowing the signs and symptoms can make all the difference.