Allergy medicines

How Popular Allergy Medicines Can Affect Your Muscle Gains

The same meds that staunch your allergy symptoms or heartburn might also diminish your gains at the gym: Over-the-counter antihistamines may hamper your muscle...
skin-care product

Don’t Believe Everything You Read On Skin-Care Product Labels

Some terms on skin-care product labels may mislead consumers, so people can't always rely on what they read on the package, according to the...
FDA salt targets

FDA Salt Targets: Which Foods Would Change Most?

To help Americans eat less salt, the federal government is recommending that a wide variety of packaged and restaurant foods be adjusted to have...
Blood pressure medication

Blood Pressure Medication Recall Expanded Over Possible Cancer-Causing Ingredient

The company behind blood pressure medication tablets has expanded a recall for two products after trace amounts of a possible cancer-causing ingredient...
Drug shortages prompt

Drug Shortages Prompt Question: Are Some Medicines Too Cheap?

Philip Aubrey buys medicines for British government-funded hospitals across London, capital of the world's fifth-largest economy, but last year he struggled to secure supplies...
yellow fever

Brazil Confirms More Yellow Fever Cases; Over 100 Infected

Authorities in Brazil's Sao Paulo state say three more people have died from yellow fever, adding to an outbreak that has seen more than...
New blood test

New Blood Test Could Detect Heart Disease In Asymptomatic Patients

Researchers have developed a blood test that may help detect heart disease in asymptomatic individuals by measuring the immune system’s response to inflammation, a...
world

How To Help The Addict Close To You

Addiction is a great and terrible force that works to destroy the lives of people. Not just the addicts themselves, but those who love...
chest pain

Is Your Chest Pain Physical Or Mental?

Chest pain sends over 7 million people to the emergency room every year. That makes sense since any kind of aching in your chest...
Avocados

Why A Leading Cancer Scientist Believes We Should Try The Ketogenic Diet

There's a growing body of research that the high-fat, low-carb ketogenic diet is good for weight loss and may help in preventing disease. A diet...