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Know Your Asthma Triggers

Know Your Asthma Triggers

Knowing your asthma triggers is the first step in avoiding them. more

Taking Too Much Melatonin?

Taking Too Much Melatonin?

Melatonin has caught on as an over-the-counter (OTC) sleep aid in a big way. But a sharp increase in dosage and frequency has raised some researchers' concerns. more

How to Spot Fake COVID Tests Online

How to Spot Fake COVID Tests Online

Have you purchased a fake COVID-19 test online? If you haven't been paying close attention, it's possible. more

How Binge Drinking Could Affect Your Heart

How Binge Drinking Could Affect Your Heart

Binge drinking may increase your risk of going to the hospital for a serious heart problem, according to a new study. more

Are You Active Enough?

Are You Active Enough?

Physical inactivity continues to be a public health problem across the United States. more

Sleep and Gestational Diabetes: A Possible Link

Sleep and Gestational Diabetes: A Possible Link

How you breathe while sleeping during early pregnancy may affect your risk for gestational diabetes. more

TV and Your Brain Health

TV and Your Brain Health

That nightly TV binge might be harming your brain. more

Even One Drink a Day May Affect Your Heart

Even One Drink a Day May Affect Your Heart

Even one small alcoholic drink each day may affect your risk of heart issues, a new study found. more

Medications and Behind-the-Wheel Safety

Medications and Behind-the-Wheel Safety

Many people are not aware that their prescription medications can impair their ability to drive safely. Unfortunately, this lack of awareness can be dangerous on the road. more

Working in the Cold: What You Need to Know

Working in the Cold: What You Need to Know

It's wintertime again — when temperatures take a dive. But don't let your health take a dive, too. more