New Psoriasis Rx Gets Green Light
The US Food and Drug Administration has approved a new medication to treat psoriasis, a skin condition marked by red patches and flaking, silvery scales.
Dripping: A Possible New E-Cig Trend
Electronic cigarette use appears to be on the rise among teens. Now, some teens are finding new ways to use these nicotine-delivering devices, according to a new study.
Pet Medications Can Put Kids at Risk
Many parents know the importance of keeping their medicines out of the reach of children to prevent accidental exposure. But where are you storing your pets' medications?
Lots of Kids May Have Aching Backs
Lower back pain in school-aged children may be common, according to a new study.
The Benefits of Using Your Brain
Older adults who do brain-stimulating activities may see big benefits for their mental function, according to a new study.
A New Rx for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication for the most common type of muscular dystrophy.
When Using Your Head Might Hurt
Usually, using your head is a good thing. But using your head in soccer may be hazardous, according to a new study.
Meal Planning and Your Heart
When and how often you eat might have an effect on your risk for heart problems and stroke, according to a new scientific statement.
The Link Between Asthma and Obesity
Children with asthma may be more likely to become obese, according to a new study.
From E-Cigs to Tobacco Use
Youth smoking has declined over the last decade, but electronic cigarettes may be attracting young people who weren't likely to use tobacco products at all, a new study found.