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Autism Drug Gets 'Breakthrough' Status
A possible treatment for autism has been granted expedited development and review.
Germs and Antibiotic Resistance
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently reported hundreds of instances of germs with antibiotic resistance genes in the US.
Cryotherapy a Cool Trend After All?
Whole-body cryotherapy may not be so cool after all, according to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Caring for Your Contacts
Cleaning your contact lenses incorrectly could cause you harm and negatively affect your vision.
You Can Smile About These Healthy Tips
Proper care of your teeth and gums promotes dental health and lowers your risk for dental issues like tooth decay, gum disease and tooth loss, among others.
Kratom Products Tied to Salmonella
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a mandatory recall for kratom products due to a risk of salmonella.
Allergies 101
No matter where you live, you and almost everyone you know have likely experienced allergies at some point. But did you know there are ways to minimize your allergy symptoms?
Stress and Your Health
April is Stress Awareness Month, but stress can affect your life at any time of the year. Read on for some tips to reduce your stress.
Noisy Jobs and Your Heart
High blood pressure and high cholesterol may be more common in those who have noisy jobs, a new study found.
New Treatment Option for Plaque Psoriasis
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently approved a new treatment option for adults with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis.