Health News

Flu Rx Approved for New Use
The flu medication Xofluza (baloxavir marboxil) has been approved for a new use.
Halloween Safety Tips
Halloween is all about cool costumes, tons of candy, spooky haunted houses and trick-or-treating. So don't let potential dangers get in the way of all the fun.
Halloween Eye Safety
Halloween is all about fun — complete with cool costumes, mountains of candy, haunted houses and trick-or-treating. So don't let potential eye dangers get in the way of all the Halloween thrills.
New Migraine Rx Approved
A new migraine medication is hitting the market.
A Patch for Schizophrenia
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a first-of-its-kind patch for schizophrenia.
Supplements for Mental Health?
Can a nutritional supplement help manage depression symptoms? New research suggests that it's possible.
Head Injuries: More Than Concussions
Concussions have been linked to long-term brain damage, but a new study found that smaller impacts to the head may also lead to harm over time.
E-Cigs Remain Under Investigation
Health officials continue to investigate e-cigarettes as the number of reported respiratory problems tied to vaping continues to rise.
FDA Takes on Illegal Opioid Websites
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) have sent warning letters to 10 websites for illegally marketing opioid medications.
Asthma Rx Approved for Home Use
An asthma medication that once could only be given at a doctor's office can now be given at home.