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FDA Issues Warning For Illegal Nicotine Gummies
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a warning letter to a company for selling illegal products.
Increased Access Granted: OTC Hearing Aids
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issues a final rule which will improve access to over-the-counter (OTC) hearing aids.
Coming This Fall: Omicron COVID Boosters
By September, we can expect to see the reformulated vaccines for Omicron.
Lice Treatments: Explained
Back to school may often mean head lice season.
Drinking More Water
One of the first steps to being healthy is being hydrated, but many adults are chronically dehydrated. Here's how to get more water in your day.
Understanding Food Labels
We see nutrition labels every day on nearly everything we eat. But what good are they if we don’t understand what we’re actually eating?
Companies Under Fire for Mole Removal Products
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issues warning letters to three well known companies. 
Monkeypox Declared a Public Health Emergency
The US Department of Health and Human Services declares monkeypox a public health emergency.
New Route for Monkeypox Vaccine Gets Green Light
The US food and Drug Administration (FDA) authorizes emergency use of Jynneos vaccine.
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?