Health Highlights: March 17, 2017

  • U.N. Agency Announces Tighter Controls on Chemicals Used to Make Fentanyl

  • Marketside Supreme Pizzas Recalled

Health Tip: Prepare Homemade Baby Food

Follow these safety guidelines

Health Tip: Transitioning From Bottle to Training Cup

Which types are recommended?

'I Don't Know' May Be a Powerful Point of View

People willing to admit that they don't understand everything make better choices, research suggests

Injury Risk May Rise When Kids Play Just One Sport

Those under 12 shouldn't specialize in any one activity, researchers say

New Cholesterol Drugs May Beat Statins, But Price Tag Is High

Repatha, inclisiran lowered cholesterol levels even further, but first costs about $14,000 a year to take

Pot-Laced Goodies Can Poison a Child

These pastries and candies pose serious risks to kids, physicians warn

Remote Amazon Tribe May Have Healthiest Hearts on Earth

Days spent hunting, farming and eating unprocessed foods keeps their arteries clear, researcher says

Shingles Vaccine Cuts Chronic Pain, Hospitalizations

Protection lasts years after immunization, researchers found

America's Porky Pets Face Health Woes, Too, FDA Says

More than half of dogs, cats in the Land of Plenty weigh too much