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New Nonsurgical Breast Cancer Treatment Approved
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new radiation therapy system to treat breast cancer.
MMA and Head Injuries: An Unknown Risk
There's a lack of information on the risk of brain injuries tied to mixed martial arts (MMA), a new study found.
New Rx to Treat Very Low Blood Pressure
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication to treat very low blood pressure.
HIV and the Hepatitis B Vaccine
Many people who have HIV may not receive the hepatitis B vaccine, according to a new study.
FDA Removes Warning for Some Inhalers
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has removed a strong warning for some combination inhalers.
FDA Approved Treatment Option - Non Small Cell Lung Cancer
An Approved Treatment Option For Previously Treated Advanced NSCLC. Learn More.
Teens and Substance Use
There's good news and bad news about how adolescents in the United States are using substances like nicotine, marijuana and opioids.
New Gene Therapy for Vision Loss
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new gene therapy for vision loss.
Staying Safe During the Holidays
As the season continues, keeping yourself and your family safe is an important part of being able to enjoy the holidays.
Breast Cancer: Knowing Your Options
Some women with breast cancer may not feel completely informed about their treatment options, according to a new study.