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What You Should Know About Your Kid’s Singulair Prescription

What You Should Know About Your Kid’s Singulair Prescription

If your child uses Singulair (or a generic version) to manage their asthma or allergies, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration wants you to know they could be at a higher risk for mental health side effects, including agitation, depression, sleeping problems, and suicidal thoughts and actions. The FDA, out…

Protect Your Baby From Strangers’ Germs With A ‘No Touch’ Sign

Protect Your Baby From Strangers’ Germs With A ‘No Touch’ Sign

There’s this thing that happens when a person sees a brand new human. Their hands, which just moments before they had complete control over, turn into large magnets that pull straight up and out with a primal need to touch that baby. It’s bad enough to endure months of randoms…

What Might Be Causing The Vaping Illness

What Might Be Causing The Vaping Illness

Over 200 people, many of them teens, have fallen ill with a respiratory condition that seems to be linked to vaping. Two people have died. Yesterday, the Washington Post reported that health officials are investigating one specific chemical from cannabis samples: vitamin E acetate.