Today's Wellness News

Vapers seek relief from nicotine addiction in cigarettes
9/15/2019 05:00:00 AM
“Juul made my nicotine addiction a lot worse,” one user said.
Teen allergic to dairy died after burger joint said birthday meal safe
9/14/2019 01:42:32 PM
"Parents are terrified for them to eat out in restaurants because that is the key place where they are at risk," said the teen's mother about families of children with food allergies.
FDA panel votes to recommend first-ever treatment for peanut allergies
9/13/2019 06:41:24 PM
Palforzia is a potentially life-saving treatment that involves exposing children with peanut allergies to increasing doses of peanut protein. It’s not a cure, but rather a means of building up a tolerance over time.
Low levels of chemical that’s been linked to cancer discovered in Zantac
9/13/2019 06:39:55 PM
The FDA issued an alert that Zantac and its generic versions contain low levels of a probable human carcinogen called NDMA, but it is not calling for individuals to stop taking the drug as the agency continues to investigate.
FDA advisory committee recommends peanut allergy treatment
9/13/2019 04:51:00 PM
The FDA is expected to make a final decision in the coming months.
Low levels of contaminant found in popular heartburn pills
9/13/2019 12:30:00 PM
The FDA says this is the same cancer-linked chemical found previously in blood pressure medications.
Growing concerns over China’s control of American drug supply
9/12/2019 06:47:24 PM
A majority of the ingredients used to make the drugs commonly taken by Americans come from China. As tensions grow between the U.S. and China, authorities are concerned that China could threaten American health and security by contaminating or cutting back on antibiotics sent to the United States, an NBC News investigation found.
Parents sue New Jersey clinic alleging fertility mix-up
9/12/2019 06:46:11 PM
Kristina Koedderich and Drew Wasilewski are suing a New Jersey fertility clinic, alleging that the facility mistakenly used the sperm of another man. The family says a DNA test from 2015 showed Wasilewski was not their daughter’s biological father.
Addiction experts concerned that existing treatments aren't enough for vaping teens
9/12/2019 05:19:36 PM
The high concentrations of nicotine found in vapes work quickly in the body.
U.S. officials worried about Chinese control of American drug supply
9/12/2019 05:03:00 PM
"Basically we've outsourced our entire industry to China," retired Brig. Gen. John Adams told NBC News. "That is a strategic vulnerability."