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5 Salad Killers to Skip

MONDAY, Oct. 15, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- A huge bowl of greens can be filling and chock full of vitamins, minerals and fiber. But what you top it with can turn it from diet delight to diet disaster.

Health Tip: Protect Your Food From Hurricane Threats

(HealthDay News) -- Lengthy power outages are often unwanted headaches left in the wake of hurricanes and other severe storms.

One-Third of 'Gluten-Free' Restaurant Foods in U.S. Are Not: Study

MONDAY, Oct. 8, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- If you're gluten-sensitive, watch out: One-third of the "gluten-free" foods sold in U.S. restaurants actually contain trace levels of the substance, new research suggests.

New Drug Approved for Antibiotic-Resistant Lung Disease

MONDAY, Oct. 1, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Arikayce has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat lung disease caused by Mycobacterium aviumcomplex (MAC) bacteria among people who don't respond to conventional therapies, the FDA said in a news release.

New Treatment Approved for Common Skin Cancer

MONDAY, Oct. 1, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Libtayo (cemiplimab-rwlc) injection has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat advanced squamous cell carcinoma (CSCC), the agency said in a news release.

3 Ways to Tame Food Temptations

MONDAY, Oct. 1, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Losing weight often comes down to changing the patterns and habits that led to overeating. And that usually takes self-control, or the ability to resist temptation.

Health Tip: Make the Right Breakfast Choices

(HealthDay News) -- Skipping breakfast should not be an option for kids, no matter how tired they are, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration says.

Health Tip: Maintain Healthy Cholesterol

(HealthDay News) -- If you have high cholesterol, you are at greater risk of developing a number of health problems, such as heart disease and stroke, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says.

FDA Warns of Dangers of Liquid Nitrogen in Food, Drinks

FRIDAY, Aug. 31, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- You risk serious injury if you consume or handle food and drink products where liquid nitrogen is added just before consumption, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned Friday.

Taming Those High-Calorie Temptations

FRIDAY, Aug. 31, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- It's the dieter's tug-of-war: the need to lose weight versus the urge to eat high-calorie foods.