Archives for: December 2019

Blue Light Eyewear: Fad or Here to Stay?

December 26th, 2019
You’ve seen people around the office wearing blue light glasses, but are they an item you really need? Blue Light Glasses: Do They Help? Looking at a computer screen all day can irritate your eyes. Some people have turned to blue light glasses to elim… more »

Makeup May Carry Superbugs

December 18th, 2019
New research finds that nine out of 10 beauty products may harbor superbugs after they’re opened. Superbugs in Your Makeup British researchers found that 90 percent of the makeup products it analyzed contained bacteria that can cause illnesses ranging… more »

Prevalence of Prediabetes is High Among Teens and Young Adults

December 11th, 2019
About one in five teens and one in four young adults in the United States have prediabetes, a study suggests. Prediabetes in Teens and Young Adults Prediabetes is a serious health condition where blood sugar levels are higher than normal, but not yet… more »

FDA Approves New Sickle Cell Drug

December 4th, 2019
On Monday, November 25, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced it approved a drug from Global Blood Therapeutics Inc.(GBT) which treats sickle cell disease in adults and children 12 years of age or older. New Drug Treatment for Sickle Cell Ane… more »