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Preventing Poisoning at Home
Our homes are filled with helpful things: medications, cleaners, hygiene products, jewelry and batteries. These items are helpful for adults, but they can be dangerous for children.
The Dangers of Accidental Battery Ingestion
Batteries can be dangerous if swallowed, especially for children. Unfortunately, children often don't understand the dangers associated with accidental battery ingestion.
Traditional Chinese Medicine 101
Traditional Chinese medicine covers a wide variety of practices meant to improve health and quality of life. But is it safe? Does it work?
Cushing’s Disease Gets New Rx
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication to treat Cushing’s disease.
Rx for Constipation Gets FDA Green Light
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication for a certain type of constipation.
COVID-19: What You Need to Know (3/19/20)
COVID-19 continues to make headlines. Here's what you need to know.
Generic Toxoplasmosis Treatment Approved
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a generic drug for toxoplasmosis treatment.
New Blood Cancer Rx Gets FDA Nod
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication to treat multiple myeloma.
A New Fast-Acting Migraine Rx
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new fast-acting medication to treat migraines.
Busted: Fraudulent COVID-19 Products
Seven companies are under fire for selling fraudulent products related to COVID-19.