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April Is Autism Awareness Month
April is Autism Awareness Month. How much do you really know about autism?
Vaccines: Not Just Kid Stuff
Immunizations aren't just for kids. Adults need vaccinations, too. Staying up to date on your vaccinations is one of the easiest ways to prevent disease.
Testosterone Capsule Gets FDA Green Light
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new oral form of testosterone.
Illegal Online Pharmacies: Have You Been Fooled?
If it looks too good to be true, it probably is. This saying holds true for illegal online pharmacies.
Another Biosimilar for a Common Breast Cancer Rx
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved another biosimilar for a common breast cancer medication.
Colorectal Cancer FAQs
There will be 101,000 new cases of colon cancer and over 44,000 new cases of rectal cancer in the United States this year, the American Cancer Society (ACS) estimates. Here's what you need to know.
National Kidney Month: Be Kind to Your Kidneys
Have you thought about your kidneys lately? March is National Kidney Month, which means it's the perfect time to check in with these vital organs.
FDA Cracks Down on Nutra Pharma
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a warning letter to a company that was illegally marketing unapproved products.
A Lower-Priced Insulin Option
A lower-priced authorized generic for Humalog has been announced.
Postpartum Depression Rx Gets Green Light
The first-ever postpartum depression medication has been approved.