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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.
Medical Myths Busted
Grandma might have told you that you'll catch a cold if you go outside with wet hair. Even if you didn't buy into that old wives’ tale, there are plenty of other health myths out there that seem true — but aren't.
ADHD and Kids
Do you feel like your child might have ADHD? It's time to take a close look and get the facts straight.
Stress and Your Health
Stress is part of everyday life. In fact, sometimes it's normal and not all bad. Read on for some tips to reduce your stress.
How to Stay Safe This Fall
Different seasons bring different health and safety challenges, and autumn is no exception.
Add-On Rx for Parkinson's Gets Green Light
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication to treat Parkinson's disease (PD).
Less Sleep, More Problems
Health officials have declared lack of sleep a public health problem.
New Cigarette Packaging May Be Coming Soon
You may soon see new cigarette packaging in stores near you.