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FDA Issues Safety Alert for Hair Conditioner

FDA Issues Safety Alert for Hair Conditioner

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is investigating reports of hair loss, balding, rash and other issues stemming from the use of WEN by Chaz Dean Cleansing Conditioners, a line of products by a Los... »

Texas Man Surprises Friend With Kidney Donation in Viral Video
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Texas Man Surprises Friend With Kidney Donation in Viral Video

Born with a rare disease and just days away from kidney failure, Fort Worth nurse Danny Kolzow is getting a lifeline from a longtime friend. Graham McMillan is donating one of his kidneys to Kolzow. »

FDA Reconsiders Gay Blood Ban

FDA Reconsiders Gay Blood Ban

Facing increased pressure from Democrats in Congress, the Food and Drug Administration began to officially reconsider its policy limiting blood donations from gay and bisexual men on Tuesday, NBC News reported. »

FDA Strengthens Warning on Powerful Antibiotics

FDA Strengthens Warning on Powerful Antibiotics

The Food and Drug Administration strengthened warnings on a class of antibiotics, calling it too strong to be used for sinus infections, bronchitis and simple urinary tract infections. Fluoroquinolones,... »

'Something's Wrong': Accessibility Issues Frustrate DNC Attendees

'Something's Wrong': Accessibility Issues Frustrate DNC Attendees

Five convention attendees shared their frustration about a lack of accommodations for them at the Democratic National Convention. »

First Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens in Florida

First Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens in Florida

The first shop that can legally sell medical marijuana in Florida opened at a strip mall in Tallahassee on Tuesday and Dallas Nagy became its first customer, buying cannabis capsules that he hopes will ease his... »

Va. Man Accused of Selling Fake 'Miracle Cure' for Cancer
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Va. Man Accused of Selling Fake 'Miracle Cure' for Cancer

A Virginia man is accused of selling cancer patients a fake "miracle cure" for thousands of dollars and discouraging them from seeking other treatment, according to police in Manassas. Investigators said Peter »

Ice Bucket Challenge Leads to Disease Discovery: Paper

Ice Bucket Challenge Leads to Disease Discovery: Paper

The ice bucket challenge became a phenomenon in the of summer 2014, and the boost in funding it brought about helped lead to a significant discovery in the study of the ALS disease, according to a paper... »

5 Myths About Leaving Kids in Cars

5 Myths About Leaving Kids in Cars

Heatstroke is one of the leading causes of death among children. And no matter how impossible it may seem, even the best of parents can forget a child in the backseat of their car. »