August 02, 2013822013
Could Dietary Tweaks Ease Type 1 Diabetes?
Eating foods that contain
certain nutrients may help people with newly diagnosed type 1
diabetes continue producing some insulin for as long as two years,
a new study finds.
Health Tip: Check for Skin Cancer
Skin cancer is the most common type of
cancer, but if caught early, it's often treatable. Performing a
self-check can help identify any skin abnormalities quickly.
FDA Warns of Rare Skin Reactions to Acetaminophen
The widely used painkiller
acetaminophen, best known as Tylenol, can cause rare but serious
skin reactions and a warning about this danger will be added to
product labels, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said
400 Now Sickened in Stomach Bug Outbreak
The ongoing outbreak of
infection with the foodborne cyclospora parasite has now reached
400 cases and spread to 16 states and New York City, according to
the latest U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report
FDA Defines 'Gluten-Free' for Food Labels
That loaf of bread or can of
soup may be labeled "gluten-free," but is it really? To help the
nearly 3 million Americans who have celiac disease and must avoid
gluten, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday said that
it is issuing new rules for marketing such food products.