FDA on Wednesday announced new label requirements for prescription opioids and drugs called benzodiazepines to include so-called "black box" warnings detailing that the drugs can be fatal if taken together.
Facing a national shortage of up to 8,000 OB-GYNs by 2020, lawmakers and health care professionals are strategizing on how to bolster the ranks of maternal health care providers, Michael Ollove writes for Stateline.
As a new paper spotlights an increase in parents' refusing vaccinations for their children, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is trying to help providers respond—and for the first time says that dismissing patients can sometimes be appropriate.
Exerting yourself in this summer's record-breaking heat waves can be dangerous, Brad Stulberg writes for Outside Online. Here's exactly what can happen in your body when the heat rises—and how to cool yourself down.