Health News

The ABCs of Vitamins and Minerals
Vitamins and minerals are substances that play important roles in the body's processes, such as metabolism, immunity and digestion. They ensure healthy cell growth, function, and development and are vital to good health.
Psoriasis: Things to Know
Psoriasis is a skin disease that affects over 7.5 million Americans. Read on to learn everything you need to know about psoriasis.
Unplug Before You Tuck In
Americans may be getting less sleep than they have in previous years, and it might be because of smartphones.
The Answers to Your Breastfeeding Questions
Aug. 1 through 7 is World Breastfeeding Week — the perfect time to learn a little more about breastfeeding.
Hepatitis Explained
The liver is the largest organ in the body, so any injury or damage to it can be dangerous. And hepatitis is an inflammation of the liver.
Cosmetics Companies Under Fire
Cosmetics companies are under fire for advertising drug claims for their products.
Lyrica Generic Is a Go
Lyrica is now available as a generic.
Medicines and Pregnancy: What You Need to Know
Pregnancy is a very special time in a woman's life. However, because some medications are safe during pregnancy and others are not, it can also be a confusing time.
A New Rx for Chronic Rhinosinusitis
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first treatment for chronic rhinosinusitis (prolonged inflammation of the sinuses) with nasal polyps.
Summer Allergies
No matter where you live, you and almost everyone you know have likely experienced allergies at some point.