A new study published Friday found dog owners generally had a lower risk of cardiovascular disease and death, compared to those who didn't own a dog.
The agency's commissioner said kratom's effects mirror narcotics like opioids. And it carries similar risks, like abuse, addiction and even death.
The new guidelines move the goal line for blood pressure control from 140 over 90 to 130 over 80.
The Microsoft co-founder invested $50 million in the Dementia Discovery Fund.
Alex Azar previously worked in the Department of Health and Human Services under President George W. Bush.
Open enrollment for Obamacare 2018 plans began Nov. 1. For most states, the last day to sign up is Dec. 15.
The companies are accused of working together to reduce market competition and keep drug costs high.
The World Health Organization is working to eliminate measles in at least five regions by 2020.
Amazon received approval for wholesale pharmacy licenses in at least 12 states.
There are still misconceptions and stigma surrounding pregnancy loss, but former Olympic gymnast Shawn Johnson wants to change that.
More than 30 health organizations said they were "shocked and deeply concerned" about Mugabe's appointment.
According to a report from The Lancet, exposure to polluted air, water and soil caused an estimated 9 million premature deaths in 2015.