Health Alerts

Certain Diabetes Drugs May Cause Deadly Genital Infections

A new FDA warning alerts type-2 diabetes patients that certain diabetes drugs increase the risk of a potentially life-threatening genital infection. More than...
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6 Kentucky Hospitals Ranked in “Best Hospitals” Report

U.S. News and World Report’s recently-released 2018-2019 “Best Hospitals” annual report ranks 3 Louisville hospitals as “high performing”, while the University of Kentucky...
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Why Are Young Americans Dying in Increasing Numbers?

A sharp increase in deaths of young Americans aged 10 to 19 years old has experts sounding the alarm bell. A new study...
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Teething Products Can Be Deadly to Infants and Young Children

The FDA is warning parents not to use over-the-counter teething products and remedies containing benzocaine, a local anesthetic used as a numbing agent,...
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What You Should Know Before Buying Meds From An Online Pharmacy

With ever-increasing prices for health insurance and prescription drugs, we’re all looking for a way to a way to decrease our medical expenses....
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New Study Warns of Possible Dangerous Interactions Between Herbal Supplements and Prescription Medications

In our never-ending quest to be healthy, many people take herbal supplements to boost their physical and mental health, memory, energy, digestion, and...
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Popular Heartburn Drugs More Than Double Risk of Stomach Cancer

Before you pop a little pill to ward off anticipated heartburn following that rich or spicy meal, consider this: researchers from a new...
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Erectile Dysfunction Drugs and Anesthesia Can Be A Dangerous Combination

Men scheduled for surgery or other medical procedures requiring anesthesia must inform their doctors and any healthcare providers administering anesthesia if they are...
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Tips to Stay Cool and Safe in the Summer Sun

Now that summer is here, it’s important to recognize and protect yourself and your loved ones from the potentially dangerous effects of extreme...
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Baby Food Contains More Lead Than Regular Food, Study Finds

Keeping your baby safe and feeding your baby healthy food is at the top of parents’ priority list so it’s especially disturbing to...
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