FDA Proposes New Rule for Over-The-Counter Hearing Aids
The FDA issued a landmark proposal Tuesday that would offer over-the-counter hearing aids to nearly 30 million Americans with mild-to-moderate hearing loss.
Justice Department Asks Supreme Court to Block Texas Abortion Law
The Department of Justice has filed a brief requesting the U.S. Supreme Court temporarily block a highly restrictive abortion law in Texas.
Low Iron in Midlife May Boost Risk for Heart Disease
Sufficient levels of iron in the blood might prevent about 1 in 10 diagnoses of coronary heart disease and reduce mortality risk. The good news: Lots of healthy foods have plenty of iron.
Experts Urge Flu Shots for Kids This Year
A rebound in the number and severity of flu cases is predicted for the 2021-22 season, and experts are recommending that everyone over the age of 6 months get their annual flu shot.
Still Too Few Women in Stroke Treatment Clinical Trials
Researchers say men outnumber women in stroke therapy clinical trials, which means women may end up receiving less effective treatment.
A Day in the Life of My Heart Failure
Heart failure has slowed Aimee Rodriguez Zepeda down, but it hasn’t stopped her. Here’s how she manages the condition every day.
China US Lead World in Saltiest Processed Meats Fish
A new study finds the two world leaders have the highest salt levels in processed meat and fish products among five countries reviewed.
Aerobic Intervals Sprint Interval Training and HIIT Workouts for Weight Loss
Do you want to lose weight? Try sprint interval training or HIIT workouts for weight loss. We'll explain how to get started.
Injectable Patch Shows Promise for Heart Attack Recovery
An experimental patch works to restore function to damaged areas of the heart, which could ward off irregular heartbeats and heart failure.
Study Automatic ‘Opt-Ins’ May Boost Women’s Leadership
When everyone is automatically opted in for a competition, women are as likely as men to vie for the prize. But when competitors must choose to opt in, it becomes a man’s game.