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FDA Announces Label Changes On Opioids To Prevent Addiction, Overdoses

On Wednesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that they plan to implement labeling changes on prescription opioids for the sake of safety.


File photo of box of Tylenol. (Credit: Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)

J&J Tries New Cap To Curb Fatal Tylenol Overdoses

Bottles of Tylenol sold in the U.S. will soon bear red warnings alerting users to the potentially fatal risks of taking too much of the popular pain reliever.


In this handout illustration provided by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on November 10, 2010, one of 36 new proposed FDA cigarette warning labels is pictured.  (Illustration by FDA Via Getty Images)

US To Revise Cigarette Warning Labels

The U.S. government is abandoning a legal battle to require that cigarette packs carry a set of large and often macabre warning labels depicting the dangers of smoking and encouraging smokers to quit.