The FDA may have stated that melamine is safe in small doses, but food manufacturers seem to be playing it safe and recalling tainted products.
Two recent reports reveal that the rate of MRSA positivity among emergency room workers is more common than previously thought.
In a climate where pharmaceutical drugs and traditional OTC medications can cause side effects and dangerous interactions, consumers are increasingly looking to alternative and natural products for relief of flu symptoms.
The Food and Drug Administration has issued its first approval for a medication that is produced using material from genetically engineered (GE) animals.
Scientists suspect that isoflavones may be able to reverse the androgenic effects of a steroid synthesized in the human body and play a role in prostate cancer prevention.
A recent Government Accountability Office report on the supplement market regulation has met with a mixed response from a leading industry association.
Seborrhea is a common skin problem, and half of all people have some form of it. It causes a red, itchy rash and white scales that can appear on the scalp, face or various areas of the body. Find out more details when you read this article…
These days, it is all too easy to rely on potent drugs to reduce cholesterol levels, but one analysis has pointed out that pharmaceutical companies do not always have all the answers.
Scientists have demonstrated that antioxidants may shield animals from hearing loss due to noise exposure. Now they are trying to establish if this would also work in humans.
The American Public Health Association (APHA) has set out to raise awareness of vitamin D deficiency among children and adults alike, a phenomenon that it sees as a top public health issue in the U.S.