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TV and Your Brain Health
That nightly TV binge might be harming your brain.
Why Does Winter Worsen Arthritis Symptoms?
If you feel your arthritis symptoms getting worse when winter comes, you are not alone. But what causes this issue?
Migraine Device Now Available OTC
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the OTC switch for a migraine device.
Common Arthritis Pain Gel Now Available OTC
From prescription to over-the-counter — a common arthritis pain gel is now available without a prescription.
New Seizure Rx Gets FDA Go-Ahead
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new indication for a drug that is derived from the Cannabis sativa plant.
New Rx for Rare Form of Epilepsy
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication to treat seizures linked to Dravet syndrome.
Approved: First Drug to Image Alzheimer’s Marker
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first drug to help image tau pathology, a common marker in Alzheimer’s disease.
A Possible New Blood Test for Alzheimer's
A blood test to detect Alzheimer's disease? A new study suggests it's possible.
Approved: OTC Advil/Tylenol Combo
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first combination of ibuprofen and acetaminophen for pain relief.
A New Fast-Acting Migraine Rx
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new fast-acting medication to treat migraines.