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Monday, May 7, 2018 at 11:57 AM EDT

FDA Expands Kratom Recall Over Salmonella Fears

FDA Expands Kratom Recall Over Salmonella Fears

Badger Botanicals is recalling four different dietary supplements that may have been contaminated with salmonella, the Food and Drug Administration said on its website Friday. The recall affects consumers...

Monday, May 7, 2018 at 10:17 AM EDT

US Abortion Clinics Face Surge of Trespassing, Blockades

US Abortion Clinics Face Surge of Trespassing, Blockades

America's abortion clinics experienced a major upsurge in trespassing, obstruction and blockades by anti-abortion activists in 2017, according to an annual survey by an industry group. The National Abortion...

Friday, May 4, 2018 at 01:55 PM EDT

Saturated Fat Should Be Less Than 10 Percent of Diet: WHO

Saturated Fat Should Be Less Than 10 Percent of Diet: WHO

The World Health Organization is taking on the battle of the bulge, saying that saturated fats shouldn't make up more than 10 percent of a person's diet. In its first draft guidelines on fat intake, the U.N....

Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 09:43 PM EDT

Local Farms Offer Safe Alternative Amid E. Coli Concerns

Local Farms Offer Safe Alternative Amid E. Coli Concerns

Health officials are reporting at least one case of E. Coli in connection to romaine lettuce in Massachusetts.

Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 08:12 PM EDT

Natural Alternatives for Allergy Relief

Natural Alternatives for Allergy Relief

You may not be enjoying the summer heat if you suffer from allergies. But if the over-the-counter drugs aren't working for you anymore, there could be other options.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 06:16 PM EDT

DNA Tests From Home Could Detect Breast Cancer

DNA Tests From Home Could Detect Breast Cancer

The FDA recently approved an at-home test that can screen for cancer, but experts are warning of its limits.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 04:59 PM EDT

1st Death Reported in Romaine Lettuce E. Coli Outbreak

1st Death Reported in Romaine Lettuce E. Coli Outbreak

The first death has been reported in a national food poisoning outbreak linked to romaine lettuce. The death was reported in California, but state and federal health officials did not immediately provide any...

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 09:02 AM EDT

Unusual Cases of Rare Eye Cancer Puzzle Doctors in 2 States

Unusual Cases of Rare Eye Cancer Puzzle Doctors in 2 States

A rare eye cancer has cropped up in dozens of people in two Southern states, mainly women in their 20s and 30s, NBC News reported. Doctors are puzzled by the ocular melanoma diagnoses in a group of graduates...

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at 05:48 PM EDT

Saving Money on Prescription Drugs

Saving Money on Prescription Drugs

A recent Consumer Reports survey showed high drug costs are forcing some to cut back on groceries or delay their retirements. But there are options.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 08:05 AM EDT

Liquid Nicotine Packets Resemble Juice Boxes, Candy

Liquid Nicotine Packets Resemble Juice Boxes, Candy

Liquid nicotine products that look like juice boxes, candies and other kids' snacks came under government scrutiny Tuesday, as health authorities warned they could pose a danger to children. The Food and...

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