Petco Pulls Chinese Treats Amid Fears They Sickened AnimalsPetco has removed all remaining Chinese-made dog and cat treats from its website and stores nationwide because of concerns they have sickened or killed thousands of pets.
FDA Going After Sellers of Pure Caffeine PowderThe Food and Drug Administration is building a legal case against companies that sell pure powdered caffeine, which can be fatal even in small doses.
Powdered Alcohol? Not So Fast, Lawmakers SayPowdered alcohol hasn't even arrived in stores yet, but states already are moving to ban the product touted by its inventor as an easy way to mix a drink on the go.
Dead Teen's Parents Seek Ban On Caffeine PowderThe parents of an Ohio teen who died from an overdose of caffeine powder are urging federal regulators to ban sales of the stimulant, saying that children must be protected from a highly potent substance.
New FDA Rules Will Put Calorie Labels On Nearly EverythingLike it or not, calorie counts are coming to restaurant menus, convenience store sandwiches and more as the Food and Drug Administration announced new calorie labeling rules on Tuesday.
Challenge To Obamacare On Contraceptives RejectedA federal appeals court on Friday rejected a challenge to Obamacare that would have enabled non-profit religious organizations to avoid government-approved contraception programs.
Gluten-Free Products Could Contain Harmful IngredientA growing number of people are turning to gluten free food, but many are unaware that it often contains a potentially harmful ingredient.
Anti-Addiction Groups Call For FDA Chief To Step Down Amid Painkiller Abuse EpidemicAnti-addiction activists are calling for the Food and Drug Administration's top official to step down, saying the agency's policies have contributed to a national epidemic of prescription painkiller abuse.
American Heart Association: Ban E-Cigarettes For MinorsThe American Heart Association (AHA) is recommending that electronic cigarettes be subjected to tougher regulations.
FDA Warns That Tattoo Inks Can Cause Infections Thinking about getting inked? Check the bottle first.
Study: Change In Law Linked To Increase In Unsafe DrugsA 1992 law designed to get prescription medications to market quicker may have led to a decrease in drug safety.