Once called the "disease of kings," gout is marked by tenderness, redness and pain in joints — mainly in the big toe. Read on for some helpful tips to prevent gout flare-ups.
Here's what you need to know for National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week.
Most people check the expiration date on their milk carton before taking a big gulp. But what about the expiration dates found in their medicine cabinet?
For National Mammography Day, we're debunking four common mammogram myths.
Grandma might have told you that you'll catch a cold if you go outside with wet hair. Even if you didn't buy into that old wives’ tale, there are plenty of other health myths out there that seem true — but aren't.
One of the most common questions pharmacists receive is, "Can I drink alcohol while taking my medication?" We've answered that question and several others below. See what other questions made the list.
Oct. 15 is Global Handwashing Day, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is reminding everyone that keeping your hands clean is one of the most important ways to stay healthy.
Mammograms can help detect breast cancer at an early stage. That means they can lead to early treatment, which can save lives.
Not every sickness gets its own season. Seasonal flu activity often begins as early as October and November and can continue until as late as May.
Today is National Depression Screening Day. Here's what you need to know.