Nov 25, 2013 The Food and Drug Administration is cracking down on the nation's biggest at-home DNA test kit company
Nov 19, 2013 There have been seven cases of type B meningitis at the university since March.
Nov 13, 2013 New guidelines on the use of statins to lower cholesterol hold the promise to dramatically increase the number of Americans who take those drugs.
Nov 13, 2013 New guidelines say not to focus too much on your cholesterol levels.
Nov 7, 2013 The FDA says trans fat is officially bad, and that poses a challenge to makers of processed foods that still depend on them.
Oct 25, 2013 Painkillers are some of the most abused drugs on the market. The FDA has been looking for ways to stem that abuse.
Oct 18, 2013 Employers are rolling out benefit programs that create financial incentives for healthier habits. But does it work?
Dec 6, 2013 Shedding those holiday pounds can be tough, but maybe a financial incentive can give you that extra push.
Oct 8, 2013 Data show the vaccine is modestly effective against malaria.
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Sep 30, 2013 Even though they are not proven to be more effective than traditional treatment methods, more than a dozen proton beam therapy centers are under construction across the country, including one in Shreveport, Louisiana.