Ragwitek Approved for Adult Ragweed Allergy
FRIDAY, April 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Ragwitek has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat allergy to short ragweed among adults aged 18 to 65.
Suddenly Health Insurance Is Notfor Sale
FRIDAY, April 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Darlene Tucker, an
independent insurance broker in Scotts Hill, Tenn., says health
insurers in her area aren't selling policies year-round
Oil-Swishing Craze: Snake Oil or All-Purpose Remedy?
FRIDAY, April 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Allison Bennett of
Palm City, Fla., plans to swish daily. Sloshing coconut oil around
her mouth for a quarter of an hour every day will make her teeth
whiter, she believes.
Health Tip: If Your Child is Constipated
(HealthDay News) -- Constipation among children often isn't
worth worrying about, and resolves on its own. But you shouldn't
ignore signs that the problem may be serious, and that your child
should be examined by a doctor.
Scientists Map DNA of Deadly Fungus
THURSDAY, April 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers who sequenced the genome of a deadly fungus say their achievement offers a genetic map for finding weaknesses in the fungus in order to fight it.
FDA Warns Against Procedure for Uterine Fibroids
THURSDAY, April 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A surgical technique used to grind up uterine growths and remove them through tiny incisions could increase a woman's risk of cancer, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned Thursday.
FDA Approves Under-the-Tongue Hay Fever Pill
THURSDAY, April 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A novel treatment for the hay fever that plagues millions of Americans every fall was approved Thursday by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.