Consumer health basics
Thalidomide — Learn about the history, research, side effects and uses, including multiple myeloma treatment, of thalidomide and related drugs.
Statin side effects can be uncomfortable but are rarely dangerous.
Learn more about symptoms, treatment, self-care tips and prevention of bee stings, which in some people cause severe allergic reaction.
Learn more about the causes and treatment of this heart rhythm condition that can potentially cause fast, chaotic heartbeats.
Learn more about the symptoms and treatment of this allergic skin reaction caused by cold that most often affects young adults.
Do over-the-counter products work? Learn more about whether peptides, retinols and other anti-wrinkle cream ingredients help improve your skin.
Warfarin side effects are dangerous and put you at risk of heavy bleeding. Learn more about what to watch for and how you can prevent side effects from occurring.
An allergic reaction to meat-based meals had researchers stumped — until they connected the condition to bites from certain ticks.
Peanut allergy can be serious. Find out what you need to know to prevent a life-threatening reaction, and get the latest on treatment approaches.
Allergy symptoms can range from mild to severe, even life-threatening. Most allergies can't be cured, but treatments can help.
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