First Generic EpiPen Gets FDA ApprovalTeva Pharmaceuticals gained approval to market the new generic drug, according to an announcement from the FDA on Thursday.
CVS Nasal Spray Recalled Due To Microbiological ContaminationA brand of nasal mist is being voluntarily recalled due to a microbiological contamination, which could be life-threatening in some cases.
Feed Produced In Minnesota Responsible For Horse DeathsThe FDA found the feed to contain monensin, an animal drug highly toxic to horses, even at low levels.
FDA Approves Treatment For Period Pain Faced By 200 Million WomenThe FDA has just approved a new treatment for a condition that feels like "tiny people skating on razor blades in your stomach," according to millions of women.
'An Almond Doesn’t Lactate': FDA To Crack Down On Soy, Almond 'Milk'The Food and Drug Administration has a message for soy and almond milk drinkers: you're not drinking milk and your bottle labels may change very soon.
Minnesota Farm Must Stop Interstate Sales Of Medicated MeatA federal court has ordered the owners of a Minnesota farm to stop distributing adulterated meat in interstate commerce.
FDA Warns Infant Teething Medications Are UnsafeThe FDA released a statement urging Americans to avoid buying over-the-counter medications containing benzocaine.
FDA Approves First Contact Lens That Gets Darker In SunlightFDA officials signed off on the first ever transition contact lenses, which will get darker when the wearer is out in sunlight.
FDA Recommends Zika Screening At All Blood CentersThe Food and Drug Administration wants all U.S. blood centers to start screening for Zika, a major expansion intended to protect the nation's blood supply from the mosquito-borne virus.
New Brighton Bakery Recalling 873 Pounds Of ProductsSolomon Snacks and Bakery is recalling about 873 pounds of meat pie products that were not federally inspected, were misbranded and contained undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agirculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced Saturday.
Report: Some Of That Grated Cheese Might Actually Be WoodCheese connoisseurs praise some cheeses for having a nutty taste, but what are the odds some tastemakers would endorse a woodsy taste? According to CBS News, some store-bought grated cheeses are being investigated for using a derivative of wood pulp.
Good Question: What Are The Food Safety Rules For Restaurants?Chipotle now says a sick employee at one of its Massachusetts restaurants could have led to 80 people coming down with norovirus. So, what are the food safety rules for restaurants? Good Question.
Good Question: How Are Calories Measured In Food?By the end of 2016, the FDA will require larger chain restaurants, fast-food places and some business that sell food to post this calorie information. So, Chris from Madison asks: How are calories measured in food? Good Question.
Good Question: What's The Difference Between Sugar & High-Fructose Corn Syrup?This week, sugar makers and corn refiners began another round in their billion dollar court battle. Each maintains the other side has made false claims in the highly competitive sweetener market. So, what is the difference between high-fructose corn syrup and sugar? Good Question.
Good Question: How Are Herbal Supplements Regulated?Lamar Odom was found unconscious at a brothel in Nevada after ten tablets of so-called "herbal Viagra" in recent days. But drugs and herbal supplements are not regulated in the same way by the federal government. Why not? Good Question.