FDA Releases Plan To Cut Nicotine In CigarettesThe Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced their plan to drastically cut the amount of nicotine found in tobacco cigarettes.
New Federal Food Safety Rules Issued After Deadly OutbreaksFood manufacturers must be more vigilant about keeping their operations clean under new government safety rules released Thursday in the wake of deadly foodborne illness outbreaks linked to ice cream, caramel apples, cantaloupes and peanuts.
FDA Issues Warning Over Kim Kardashian's Posts On Morning Sickness Pill
Twice Rejected By The FDA, 'Viagra For Women' Drug Makers Continue Libido Pill PushThe makers of a twice-rejected pill intended to boost libido in women will try once again this week to persuade regulators that the drug warrants approval as the first prescription treatment for low sexual desire in women.
Kind Bars Aren't so Kind to Your Health, FDA FindsKind bars are the solution for many who want a healthy snack on the run, but you might want to slow down before you trust what those labels say, according to the Food and Drug Administration.
Egg Safety Tips for EasterEaster celebrations often call for dying eggs and hunting through the grass for those colorful eggs, but mishandling or eating eggs that haven't been kept in the refrigerator can cause serious illness, officials say.
FDA: Recall Expanded for Blue Bell Ice Cream ProductsFederal authorities say Blue Bell is expanding the recall of some ice cream products because of possible exposure to the listeria bacteria.
FDA Approves Genetically Engineered Potatoes, Apples as SafePotatoes that won't bruise and apples that won't brown are a step closer to grocery store aisles, but some food suppliers say they don't want any part of it and others are staying silent.
FDA Warns Peanut-Allergic Consumers to Avoid CuminThe Food and Drug Administration is advising people with peanut allergies to avoid cumin after several shipments of the spice tested positive for peanuts not listed on the label.
Apples Modified to Resist Bruising Receive Federal ApprovalDon't expect to see them soon, but they could be coming to your local grocery store — two types of apples genetically modified to resist turning brown after they're bruised or sliced.
Obama Proposes New Gov't Agency To Make Americans' Food SaferPresident Barack Obama wants to create a new government agency dedicated to keeping the nation's food safe.
FDA Moves To Drop Lifetime Ban On Gay Blood DonationsFederal health officials are recommending an end to the nation's lifetime ban on blood donations from gay and bisexual men, a 31-year-old policy that many medical groups and gay activists say is no longer justified.