Health News

Biotin May Interfere with Lab Tests
Biotin, also known as vitamin B7, may interfere with lab tests and lead to incorrect results, according to a warning from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Preventing Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
During power outages from hurricanes or tornados, using other power sources can lead to carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Coping with Winter Allergies
It’s getting chilly out and, just like clockwork, you’re back sniffling again. But before you write off that stuffy nose as just another cold, you may want to consider that the culprit could actually be winter allergies.
Happy, Healthy Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving is a great time to be with friends and family, but it's also a time when it's easy to eat too many unhealthy foods.
Let's Talk Turkey Safety
Extra care in the kitchen can easily minimize the risk of foodborne illness and ensure a happy and healthy family Thanksgiving this year.
More Heartburn Medications Recalled
Additional ranitidine products are being recalled because they might contain a cancer-causing impurity.
Helping Your Gut After You Gobble, Gobble, Gobble
Breaking bread together is a natural way to celebrate, but there's no reason it has to spoil the holiday. Eating mindfully and seeking the right treatment when your digestion is distressed can help anyone better digest Thanksgiving.
New Rx Approvals
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved five medications in the last month.
Potentially Unsafe Meds at Dollar Stores
Certain medications found at two common dollar store chains may pose safety issues, according to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Essential Oils and Your Health
Essential oils have gained popularity in the past few years and continue to do so. However, if used incorrectly, they may pose harm, especially in children.