By Matthew Mientka | Sat, 10/12/2013 - 19:24
Although many Americans take non-prescription fish oil supplements, a much stronger formulation awaits regulatory approval for use in treating "very high" triglyceride levels, which may open a market of 36 million Americans.
By Lecia Bushak | Wed, 10/09/2013 - 21:17
Claims made by researchers about BPA's link to breast cancer may not have accurately reflected their study's results.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Wed, 10/09/2013 - 09:34
OxyElite Pro, a fat burning supplement, has been linked to 29 cases of non-viral hepatitis in Hawaii.
By Anthony Rivas | Sun, 10/06/2013 - 11:53
With only a small fraction of the FDA's food safety staff working, the government shutdown creates a window for foodborne illness to strike.
By Cindy del Rosario | Sat, 09/28/2013 - 14:04
The MiniMed 350G is the first approved device in an FDA program aimed at bringing a replacement pancreas to the market for people living with diabetes.
By Susan Scutti | Fri, 09/20/2013 - 17:11
The FDA sent in US Marshals to seize food at a rat- and insect-infested Virginia warehouse that stored ice cream cones, among other food products.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Tue, 09/10/2013 - 13:46
The FDA announced new safety label and post-market study requirements Tuesday that will attempt to combat misuse of chronic pain relievers.
By Matthew Mientka | Sat, 09/07/2013 - 10:41
General Mills announced a 2013 recall of two batches of Pillsbury Cinnamon Rolls With Icing for safety reasons.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Fri, 09/06/2013 - 16:43
The FDA announced Friday that there isn't enough arsenic in rice and rice products to cause immediate, negative effects. Here's what you need to know.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Wed, 09/04/2013 - 15:14
The FDA warned that many 'natural' sex supplements and male enhancement pills contain traces of prescription-strength medication — but that doesn't stop New York shops from selling them.
By Susan Scutti | Fri, 08/30/2013 - 15:44
The FDA has issued a safety communication regarding Gilenya, a multiple sclerosis drug produced by Swiss pharmaceutical company, Novartis.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Sat, 08/17/2013 - 11:39
The FDA announced Wednesday that Proctor & Gamble voluntarily recalled dry Eukanuba and Iams pet foods due to possible Salmonella contamination.
By Lizette Borreli | Fri, 08/16/2013 - 16:15
Name brand drugs cost 80 to 85 percent more than generic drugs at the pharmacy. Does the extra cash reflect the effectiveness of drugs?
By Anthony Rivas | Wed, 08/14/2013 - 22:27
In an increasingly condescending TV debate with Kevin O'Leary, 14-year-old food activist Rachel Parent shows that she can stick to her message regarding GMOs.