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Which Medications Are Safe During Pregnancy?
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.
Do I Need a Booster for My COVID-19 Vaccine?
As time passes and the Delta variant spreads across the United States, many people are wondering whether they might one day need a booster shot to keep their COVID-19 vaccine working well.
Monkeypox Confirmed in US Traveler
Texas health officials and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have confirmed a case of monkeypox in a traveler.
Aerosol Sunscreens Recalled
Johnson & Johnson is recalling several of its sunscreen products due to the presence of a potentially cancer-causing substance.
FDA Adds New Warning for COVID-19 Vaccine
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has added a new warning to go with one of the approved COVID-19 vaccines.
Creating Healthy Habits That Last
Making changes in your lifestyle can feel overwhelming, but healthy change doesn't have to be difficult.
Busting COVID-19 Vaccine Myths
There's a good chance that someone you know has been repeating myths about COVID-19 vaccines. We're here to help you learn the truth.
Preventing Lyme Disease
Have you heard about the bug-borne disease that can last for months or years and infects hundreds of thousands of Americans annually?
Staying Safe in the Summer Sun
There's no better way to enjoy the summer than to get outside in the sun. But it's important to keep sun safety in mind while you're enjoying the heat.
Approved: Rx to Protect Kidneys and Heart
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a long-awaited drug for those with chronic kidney disease and diabetes.