By Andrew Breiner on March 5, 2014
Add attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) to the list of ailments attributed to the popular painkiller acetaminophen.
By Tara Culp-Ressler on March 3, 2014
Generic versions of Plan B, which tend to cost less, will now be sold over the counter without any age restrictions.
By Tara Culp-Ressler on February 27, 2014
It will take at least three years for new labels to hit the shelves.
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By Tara Culp-Ressler on February 25, 2014
The FDA is preparing to unveil the first update to nutrition labels in over two decades -- and the change is much overdue.
By Sy Mukherjee on February 20, 2014
The new rule issued by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration will protect workers in factories, farms, and other parts of the supply chain who report food safety violations.
By Sy Mukherjee on February 10, 2014
The Class I recall comes just one month after the company had to recall another 40,000 pounds' worth of product.
By Sy Mukherjee on January 28, 2014
The FDA has yet to take action to stem the use of antibiotics, some of which the agency itself has labeled "high risk."
By Sy Mukherjee on January 23, 2014
Long John Silver's has decided to remove trans fats, one of the largest promoters of heart disease, from all of its meals.
By Tara Culp-Ressler on December 18, 2013
The vitamin supplement industry rakes in $12 billion each year. Spend your money on fruits and vegetables instead.
By Tara Culp-Ressler on December 17, 2013
In 1972, Congress passed a law asking the FDA to regulate a potentially harmful chemical in soap. The agency is only now asking companies to provide data to help finalize that rule.