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Device for Heart Failure Approved
A device meant to improve symptoms in patients with advanced heart failure has gotten the green light from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
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.
Cancer Symptoms Men Might Miss
Cancer can affect anyone, and that includes men. Below, we discuss seven cancer symptoms that men may overlook.
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.
What’s in Your Medicine Cabinet?
What's in your medicine cabinet? Did your items make our top nine?
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?
8 Tips to Prevent Medication Errors
Unfortunately, medication errors occur relatively often — and they can harm you and your family. The good news is there are ways to avoid medication errors.