Many Moisturizers Aren’t What They Claim to Be

‘Fragrance-free’ and ‘hypoallergenic’ labeling is often misleading, study finds (HealthDay News) — Many skin moisturizers that claim to be fragrance-free or hypoallergenic are not, and may aggravate skin disorders such as psoriasis and eczema, a new study says. Northwestern University researchers examined the top 100 best-selling, whole-body moisturizers sold at Amazon, Target and Walmart for…

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Beat Back Mosquitos After Hurricane Irma

MONDAY, Sept. 18, 2017 (HealthDay News) — As if those who weathered Hurricanes Irma and Harvey don’t have enough to worry about, one bug expert warns that the standing water left behind is the perfect breeding ground for mosquitoes. Residents need to drain birdbaths, pots and anything else in their yards that can provide egg-laying…

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