Drugs, Procedures & Devices

Get the facts on common over-the-counter and prescription medicines, potential drug reactions, food-drug interactions and medical procedures and devices.

Over-the-counter Products

COVID-19 Boosters

If you were fully vaccinated with the COVID-19 vaccination in 2021, you may be wondering whether you need or should get a booster shot. The answer is yes. The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommend

COVID Vaccines for Younger Children: What Parents Need to Know

On October 29, 2021, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration authorized the emergency use of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to include children ages 5 through 11. The American Academy of Family Physicians has endorsed the approval. The Academy believes it will

COVID-19 Vaccine for Ages 12 to 15

Even though children aren’t as likely as adults to be infected with COVID-19, they can still catch it, get sick…

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Prescription Medicines

COVID-19 Boosters

If you were fully vaccinated with the COVID-19 vaccination in 2021, you may be wondering whether you need or should get a booster shot. The answer is yes. The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommend

COVID Vaccines for Younger Children: What Parents Need to Know

On October 29, 2021, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration authorized the emergency use of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to include children ages 5 through 11. The American Academy of Family Physicians has endorsed the approval. The Academy believes it will

COVID-19 Vaccine for Ages 12 to 15

Even though children aren’t as likely as adults to be infected with COVID-19, they can still catch it, get sick…

View More

Procedures & Devices

COVID-19 Boosters

If you were fully vaccinated with the COVID-19 vaccination in 2021, you may be wondering whether you need or should get a booster shot. The answer is yes. The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommend

COVID Vaccines for Younger Children: What Parents Need to Know

On October 29, 2021, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration authorized the emergency use of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to include children ages 5 through 11. The American Academy of Family Physicians has endorsed the approval. The Academy believes it will

COVID-19 Vaccine for Ages 12 to 15

Even though children aren’t as likely as adults to be infected with COVID-19, they can still catch it, get sick…

View More