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Tea tree and lavender essential oils are popular ingredients in personal care and household products, including many aimed at children. But can the ingredients, often promoted as “natural” alternatives, trigger abnormal breast growth in boys and girls?
Male and female travelers, with or without symptoms, should practice safe sex or abstinence for 6 months after return
Once a week or more may take toll, study finds, but at least one cardiologist questions the findings
But number of people diagnosed each year with celiac disease has remained stable
Risk rose for hay fever, eczema, study suggests
Asher's Chocolate Products Recalled
Saline as good as medications for condition called hemorrhagic telangiectasia, study finds
Metformin appears to have cardiovascular benefits, researchers report
Says the products are no better than traditional soap, and may pose risk of bacterial resistance
Infections, diarrhea and vomiting are possible consequences, FDA expert says
Doctors should ask patients with atrial fibrillation about their drinking
Researchers suggest steaming, poaching and stewing for better health
But the effect only happens when people are high and doesn't persist, British researchers contend
The standardized policy options would provide a way for consumers to make apples-to-apples comparisons.
Research supports immediate drug treatment after bowel surgery for smokers, but not for nonsmokers
Injecting drugs boosts the risk of infective endocarditis
A first for continental U.S.; 95 other tested mosquitoes Zika-free, officials say
World Health Organization recommends using it only in places with widespread transmission
Approaches such as acupuncture, massage and tai chi may ease discomfort
The FDA cleared the way for what is hoped may be a more affordable version of the popular arthritis drug Enbrel. Tuesday the agency approved Erelzi (etanercept-szzs), a "biosimilar" to Enbrel.