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Bill Cosby has been found guilty — here’s what happens if you take the pills he described as ‘friends to help you relax’

Shortly before Bill Cosby sexually assaulted Andrea Constand, she said, he passed her three blue pills that he called "friends to help you relax."

What the color of your snot can reveal about your health

Your boogers' color can say a lot about your health. This guide should help you get an idea whether it's allergies, a cold, sinus infection, or other problem.

How to figure out if you have a cold or the flu — and the best way to treat it

The symptoms of a cold and the flu can often look the same, but there are some key differences. Allergies are a third variable to consider.

An experimental treatment for peanut allergies just succeeded in a key trial

The hope with these treatments is to lessen the responses to an allergen, so instead of really intense reactions, you can take an accidental bite of a peanut-butter laced sandwich and survive.
An FDA laboratory worker injects an influenza virus into an egg, where it will grow before being harvested.

New guidelines say the flu shot is safe for even more people — including those with egg allergies

Health experts in the US and Canada say flu shots are now considered safe for patients with severe egg allergies, even though the vaccines are grown in eggs.

A peanut-allergy patch just failed a key study — and the drugmaker’s stock is getting crushed

In a late-stage trial, the allergy patch wasn't able to hit a key statistic measurement needed to consider the trial a success.

7 things you never knew people could be allergic to — and the insane ways they cope

We all know about allergies to cats, dogs, peanuts, and pollen. But did you know that exposure to sunlight or semen can trigger allergic reactions?

The US will be unrecognizable by the end of this century

Miserably hot summers are not the worst problem facing us in coming decades. Rising seas, an uptick in wildfires, and more invasive insects are on their way.

Allergies really are getting worse — it’s not just you

For some reason, it feels like allergies hit harder every year. It's not your imagination — climate change is making things worse.

Here’s why your mouth might get itchy or tingly when you eat fresh fruits and veggies

Oral allergy syndrome can occur when people with pollen allergies react to the proteins in fresh fruits and vegetables.