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Need Health Insurance? Deadline is December 15

Need Health Insurance? Deadline is December 15

By Michelle Andrews | Dec 10
The annual open-enrollment period for people who buy their own insurance on the Affordable Care Act's marketplaces ends Dec. 15 in most states.

Drugmaker to Sell Cheaper Generic Rival to EpiPen

Drugmaker to Sell Cheaper Generic Rival to EpiPen

Dec 10
Generic drugmaker Sandoz announced plans Thursday to start selling an alternative to the EpiPen in the U.S. early next year.

Beware of Natural Supplements for Sex Gain and Weight Loss

Beware of Natural Supplements for Sex Gain and Weight Loss

By C. Michael White | Dec 8
I'm concerned about the hidden inclusion of prescription drugs in supplements. It increases the risk of patient harm, and it allows people to attribute the benefits and harms they experience to an herb rather than to the true culprit.

Walgreens Expands Prescription Delivery Program Nationwide

Walgreens Expands Prescription Delivery Program Nationwide

By Tom Murphy | Dec 6
Walgreens is joining rival drugstore chain CVS Health in expanding home deliveries for prescriptions nationwide, as stores continue adjusting to a retail world made more consumer-friendly by online competition.

Disneyland Tower Suggested as Legionnaires Disease Source

Disneyland Tower Suggested as Legionnaires Disease Source

Dec 6
A cooling tower that provides mist to make Disneyland visitors comfortable was the likely source for 22 cases in a Legionnaires' disease outbreak last year near the theme park, a health official testified this week.

Gay Wrestler Supports Suicide Prevention by...Making Porn

Gay Wrestler Supports Suicide Prevention by...Making Porn

Dec 5
Openly gay wrestler and personal trainer Dave Marshall has found a unique way to support suicide prevention: By making porn.

Thinking About Dropping Obamacare? You May Want to Reconsider

Thinking About Dropping Obamacare? You May Want to Reconsider

By Emily Bazar | Dec 5
It's a numbers game when it comes to determining the best options for health insurance in 2019.

6 Fixes for Holiday Skincare Issues

6 Fixes for Holiday Skincare Issues

Dec 5
'Tis the season for holiday parties and social gatherings. And what's worse than waking up on the day before or day of an event with an unsightly skincare emergency?

Americans Plan to Get More Than Just the Tree Up This Holiday Season

Americans Plan to Get More Than Just the Tree Up This Holiday Season

Dec 4
The holiday season is officially heating up — in more ways than one. Nearly half of Americans admit they're much more frisky during the holidays, according to new research.

Top Tot Toys? Blocks and Boxes Backed Over High-Tech Toys

Top Tot Toys? Blocks and Boxes Backed Over High-Tech Toys

By Lindsey Tanner | Dec 3
Skip the costly electronic games and flashy digital gizmos. Pediatricians say the best toys for tots are old-fashioned hands-on playthings that young children can enjoy with parents that spark imagination and creativity.

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