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Beware New Scam Targeting Diabetic Patients

Officials from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services have issued a public warning for people with diabetes who receive Medicare benefits. Criminals are targeting diabetic patients, promising them “free” medical supplies and products, in an attempt to obtain private Medicare and financial information. Health authorities warn that these phone calls are a scam. […]

Company Recalls Excedrin, NoDoz, Bufferin and Gas-X products

Consumers who own any bottles of Excedrin, NoDoz, Bufferin and Gas-X should check them to see if they have been recalled. The company Novartis Consumer Health recalled these products because they may contain “stray tablets, capsules or caplets from other Novartis products, or contain broken or chipped tablets,” according to the Food and Drug Administration’s […]

Navigating the Web of Information

It’s tempting to turn to the Internet every time you or a family member have a health concern. When it comes to your health, you want answers fast to alleviate your worries. Plenty of websites today offer medical information for just about any health problem or symptom you may have. The important thing to consider […]