Consumer health basics
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.
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.
Male infertility often plays a role when couples have trouble conceiving. Find out what causes male infertility and available options for treatment.
Having a low sperm count can make conceiving a child difficult, but not necessarily impossible. Learn about possible causes and treatment.
How to administer first aid for insect bites or stings.
There's no good evidence that so-called fertility herbs and supplements actually improve fertility.
Coenzyme Q10 might help reduce the muscle aches some people experience while taking cholesterol-lowering drugs known as statins.
How to recognize and provide first aid for anaphylaxis.