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Medications and Hospital Readmission
Discharged from the hospital? Here's what you need to know to lower your chances of being readmitted.
Flu Season Is Upon Us
Flu season is almost here. But you can take steps to protect yourself from catching the flu.
Transferring Medications?
Sometimes, an insurance change or a move to a new town means you have to change pharmacies. If you're in that situation, here's what you need to know about transferring your medications.
Heartburn Medication Warning: What You Need to Know
You may need to check your medicine cabinet for this acid reflux medication.
New IBS Rx Gets Green Light
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication to treat irritable bowel syndrome with constipation.
Hypnosis for Health Conditions?
Hypnosis is known for making people very, very sleepy, but can it also be used to help people become healthy?
Company Under Fire for Umbilical Cord Products
A United States company is under fire for selling unapproved umbilical cord products.
Hurricane Health and Safety
As hurricane season continues, safety is the number one priority. But severe storms can pose health and safety risks both before and after they strike.
A New Warning About E-Cigarettes
As electronic cigarettes become more popular, we learn more about their potential dangers.
Measles in the US: Still Going Strong
Health experts have said that measles was eliminated in the United States. But that may no longer be the case.