FDA: 2020 Food Labels Will Now Show What's In The Entire Package, Not Just One Serving SizeIf you’re one of those people who also look at the tiny servings sizes on food packages and scratch your head, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has good news for you in 2020.
FDA Approves Use Of Drug Lynparza For Pancreatic CancerPancreatic cancer is the third largest cause of death from cancer and is often not detected until late stages.
FDA Warns Popular Nerve Pain Drugs Gabapentin, Pregabalin Linked To Serious Breathing Problems & DeathsThese drugs are prescribed and sold under several different names including Neurontin, Gralise, Horizant, and Lyrica.
Recall Alert: Boxes Of Cheese Nips Sold Nationwide May Have Plastic Pieces Mixed InOnly Cheese Nips boxes of 11 ounces that have a "best by" date of May 18, 19 or 20, 2020, could be contaminated.
U.S. Medical Company Claims To Have Developed Cure For HIV, Sends Research To FDA For ApprovalAmerican Gene Technologies filed a 1,000-page application with the FDA on Wednesday as scientists there believe they have created a gene therapy unlike any other.
Biotech Company Seeking FDA Approval Of Potential Breakthrough Treatment For Alzheimer's DiseaseThe announcement was a surprise because the drug company earlier this year stopped two studies of the drug when partial results suggested it was not likely to be successful.
Doctors Urge FDA To Add Breast Cancer Warning Labels To All Cheese Products“Dairy cheese contains reproductive hormones that may increase breast cancer mortality risk.” That’s the message from the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine.
Dry Fruit Snack Sold In Tri-State Area Recalled Due To Life-Threatening Risk To AsthmaticsA brand of dried apricots sold throughout the Tri-State Area is being recalled due to an ingredient that can cause life-threatening allergic reactions.
More High Blood Pressure Medications Recalled Due To Cancer Risk, FDA WarnsThe FDA announced on Thursday that Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited is recalling several batches of their Losartan Potassium tablets.
Criminal Investigation Launched As Vaping Illnesses Across U.S. Skyrocket, FDA SaysMore than 500 people have been diagnosed with vaping-related breathing illnesses, but the cause remains unknown, U.S. health officials said Thursday.
Generic Versions Of Heartburn Drug Zantac Pulled From Distribution Over Cancer-Causing ChemicalNDMA is the same carcinogen that prompted a massive recall of several blood pressure medications in July.
N.J. Lawmaker Wants To Ban Sale Of All Vaping Products; FDA Eyes Flavored E-CigarettesVaping has been around for years, but we’re just now learning the harmful impact of the health epidemic that’s affecting so many teenagers.
Drug-Resistant Salmonella Linked To Touching Pig-Ear Dog TreatsThe FDA is not just worried about dogs. Public health officials have been investigating a multi-state outbreak of human salmonella infections connected to contact with pig ear pet treats.
FDA Issues Warning About AvocadosThe Food and Drug Administration is warning people to thoroughly wash the outside skin of every avocado, even though we just eat the inside.
E-Cigarette Maker Juul Pulling Flavored Pods From StoresE-cigarette maker Juul is taking steps to keep its products away from kids. The company said Tuesday it’s pulling its flavored pods from more than 90,000 stores nationwide, including convenience stores and tobacco shops.