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Psoriasis: Things to Know
Psoriasis is a skin disease that affects over 7.5 million Americans. Read on to learn everything you need to know about psoriasis.
Children's Dental Health
When do you take your baby to the dentist? When do you start brushing your baby's teeth? What toothpaste should you use?
Fighting Youth E-Cig Use
E-cigarettes and vaping continue to make news headlines.
Unplug Before You Tuck In
Americans may be getting less sleep than they have in previous years, and it might be because of smartphones.
The Answers to Your Breastfeeding Questions
Aug. 1 through 7 is World Breastfeeding Week — the perfect time to learn a little more about breastfeeding.
Hepatitis Explained
The liver is the largest organ in the body, so any injury or damage to it can be dangerous. And hepatitis is an inflammation of the liver.
Cosmetics Companies Under Fire
Cosmetics companies are under fire for advertising drug claims for their products.
Approved: Rx for Severe Low Blood Sugar
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first ever non-injection medication to treat severe low blood sugar.
Lyrica Generic Is a Go
Lyrica is now available as a generic.
Medicines and Pregnancy: What You Need to Know
Pregnancy is a very special time in a woman's life. However, because some medications are safe during pregnancy and others are not, it can also be a confusing time.