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Working in the Cold: What You Need to Know
It's wintertime again — when temperatures take a dive. But don't let your health take a dive, too.
How to Add Movement to Your Day
Sometimes, 30 minutes of exercise feels like too much for one day, but what if you did a few five- to 10-minute movement sessions throughout the day?
Approved: New Prostate Cancer Rx
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new oral hormone therapy for advanced prostate cancer.
A New Treatment for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new treatment for non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).
Weight Management Rx Now Approved for Kids
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a weight management medication for children.
Rolling Out the COVID-19 Vaccine
Health officials and pharmaceutical companies are planning to roll out the COVID-19 vaccine in the coming months. Here's what you need to know.
FDA Approves First COVID-19 Vaccine
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued an emergency use authorization (EUA) for the first COVID-19 vaccine.
Common Diabetes Rx Gets Label Update
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved label changes for a common diabetes medication.
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?
Understanding Cold-Induced Asthma
When the weather gets cold, a lot of people who have asthma notice that their symptoms get worse. Why does this happen, and how can you avoid it?