by Amelia Rosch Posted on September 15, 2014 Updated: September 15, 2014
Giving drugs to animals that are also used to treat humans can create dangerous antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on September 15, 2014
"Three-quarters of those children were just 1 or 2 years old."
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 20, 2014
The FDA and USDA have been slow to act against the use of the controversial beef additive in food production.
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by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 20, 2014
Several nut butters are being recalled over fears they're contaminated with the country's most common foodborne illness.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 15, 2014 Updated: August 15, 2014
A new study has prompted calls for the federal government to strengthen its drug approval process.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 15, 2014
There aren't actually any approved drugs to treat the deadly virus.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 12, 2014
The nation’s first criminal trial stemming from a nationwide outbreak of a foodborne illness is highlighting some gaps in our policy.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on June 23, 2014 Updated: June 23, 2014
A new report finds that today's cigarettes have been carefully engineered to be more addictive than they were 50 years ago.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on June 18, 2014 Updated: June 19, 2014
Watch out for the "nutrition buzzwords" that aren't all they're cracked up to be.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on June 5, 2014 Updated: June 6, 2014
"Today, we’re saying enough is enough -- it’s time for these companies to end these irresponsible practices and be held accountable for their deceptive actions."