Health News

Approved: First Biosimilar Rx for Cancer
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the United States' first biosimilar drug to treat cancer.
New Lymphoma Rx Gets Green Light
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new treatment for a type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma.
Steady Efforts May Mean Long-Term Weight Loss
The key to long-term weight loss may be losing a consistent number of pounds every week, according to a new study.
The Problem with Delaying Insulin
When their doctors recommend insulin, many patients with diabetes may initially refuse it, according to a new study.
A Roadblock in Stroke Prevention
After 40 years, the United States is seeing stalled progress in preventing stroke deaths, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Fats, Carbs and Your Health
Diets that include moderate amounts of fat, fruits and vegetables may promote a long, healthy life, according to a new study.
Kidney Rx May Block Other Medications
A medication for hyperkalemia may bind with other medications and keep them from working properly, according to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Wildfires and Your Health
With recent wildfires raging through countless acres of land in the American West, it's more important than ever to know how you can remain safe and healthy in the event of a wildfire.
Introducing Peanuts to Infants
The time health experts are saying you should introduce peanuts into your infant's diet may surprise you.
Obesity: Still a Big Problem in the US
Obesity continues to be a significant health concern across the United States, according to new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).