Study: Some Dietary Supplements May Be HarmfulThe Food and Drug Administration is warning that many dietary supplements contain unapproved ingredients, and a new FDA/CDC study found some could be harmful.
CDC: Don't Eat Romaine Lettuce, It's Linked To E. Coli OutbreakU.S. health officials are telling people to avoid eating romaine lettuce because of an E. coli outbreak that has sickened 32 people in 11 states.
FDA: Teen Vaping Has Reached ‘Epidemic’ LevelsU.S. health officials are calling on the industry to address the problem or risk having their flavored products pulled off the market.
Lawmakers Push For Harsher Make-Up Regulations, Consumer Protection
Schumer: FDA Too Slow To Issue Recalls For Tainted Food ProductsU.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) said Sunday that federal regulators are too slow getting bad food off the shelves.
Blumenthal: FDA Should Require Labels Identifying Genetically Engineered SalmonU.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., is appalled that the Food and Drug Administration has not required genetically engineered salmon to be clearly labeled as such.
NYC Board Of Health Approves First-Of-Its-Kind Sodium Warnings On MenusThe city Board of Health voted unanimously Wednesday to require chain eateries to put salt-shaker symbols on menus to denote dishes with more than the recommended daily limit of 2,300 milligrams of sodium.
FDA: Unapproved Substances In Eardrops Can Cause Serious Side EffectsEaraches can be painful for any child, and parents may worry about what medicine is best to give their kids.
FDA Tells Food Industry To Phase Out Artificial Trans FatsThe Obama administration is cracking down on artificial trans fats, calling them a threat to public health.
Kind Bars To Adjust Labeling After Complaint By FDAThe makers of Kind bars said Tuesday that they will be adjusting the labeling language with their products, after complaints from the Food and Drug Administration that the bars are mislabeled as being healthy.
Seen At 11: New Procedure Could Turn The Clock Back On Your EyesFor most people, the need for reading glasses is as inevitable as gray hair and wrinkles. But now, a new procedure could have millions of people putting those readers down for good.
Calorie Content To Appear Alongside Many Prepared Foods By Nov. 2015Diners will soon know how many calories are in that bacon cheeseburger at a chain restaurant, the pasta salad in the supermarket salad bar and even that buttery tub of popcorn at the movie theater.