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Healthy Breakfasts for Kids: It's All about Balance
FDA Health Updates : August 17, 2017, 4:00 am
Healthy breakfasts are a must for kids and help keep them going strong all day. This article and short video provide tips on making it happen.
May 23 Webinar on Hearing Aids: The Basic Information You Need to Know
FDA Health Updates : August 11, 2017, 12:05 pm
In this webinar, FDA audiologist Sue-Chen Peng, Ph.D., offers consumers basic information on hearing loss and hearing aids.
5 Tips for Traveling to the U.S. With Medications
FDA Health Updates : August 10, 2017, 4:30 am
Can you bring foreign drugs into the U.S.? Or refill a foreign prescription at a U.S. pharmacy? The U.S. Food and Drug Administration can help you understand the rules for flying with medications or shipping them from overseas.
4 Medication Safety Tips for Older Adults
FDA Health Updates : August 8, 2017, 4:00 am
The older you get, the more likely you are to use additional medicines, which can increase the chance of harmful drug interactions. So consider these safety tips (and share them with your loved ones) when taking prescriptions, over-the-counter medicines, herbal preparations, and supplements.
Should You Put Sunscreen on Infants? Not Usually
FDA Health Updates : August 3, 2017, 2:00 am
For infants under age 6 months, it's best to cover them up and keep them well shaded. An FDA pediatrician tells how to protect babies from dangerous ultraviolet rays.