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2 min ago | LA Daily News
These days the baby aisle shelves are lined with products proudly announcing: "BPA-free."
What's the best route to energy independence?
Should religious groups be tax exempt?
1 hr ago | Reuters
At the Henley Vaporium, one of a growing number of e-cigarette lounges sprouting up in New York and other U.S. cities, patrons can indulge in their choice of more than 90 flavors of nicotine-infused vapor, ranging from bacon to bubble gum.
3 hrs ago | Canada.com
Citing a potential threat to public health, the Food and Drug Administration moved Wednesday to phase out the widespread use of antibiotics in animals processed for meat.
5 hrs ago | KVIA-TV El Paso
Farmers' frequent use of antibiotics to help livestock grow is contributing to the rise of dangerous antibiotic-resistant bacteria, the Food and Drug Administration says.
7 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
Sprout Pharmaceuticals said Wednesday it has reached an impasse with the Food and Drug Administration over its drug, flibanserin.
7 hrs ago | Star Tribune
The 15-year search for a pill that boosts sexual desire in women has hit another roadblock, raising questions about the future of efforts to develop a female equivalent to Viagra.
7 hrs ago | KTVN Reno
27, 2013, photo, Cindy Whitehead holds a tablet of flibanserin in her office at Sprout Pharmaceuticals in Raleigh, N.C. .
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.'s earnings next year will miss analyst estimates if regulators allow generic copies of the multiple-sclerosis drug that brings in more than half the company's annual profit.
The FDA committee determined that, that based on currently available efficacy and safety data, the benefits of vedolizumab outweigh the potential risks.
'Tis the season for Oscar bait, and this year, "Dallas Buyers Club" looks set to get at least a few nominations.
The latest drug approved by the FDA to treat hepatitis C opens up new and much-needed treatment options.
The Natural Resources Defense Council has filed suit against the Food and Drug Administration for allegedly failing to provide the full records of it's approval of Colgate Total back in 1997.
The day when a simple blood test or saliva sample can identify your risk for medical conditions ranging from cancer to Alzheimer's disease seems tantalizingly close.
Federal regulators expressed concern that a new diabetes drug being developed by Bristol-Myers Squibb and AstraZeneca may have risks that outweigh its benefits.
According to a recent Food and Drug Administration report , FDA regulators inspected less than two percent of the food shipments that were imported to the U.S. FDA inspectors are responsible for all domestic and imported food except meat, poultry and eggs, which fall under U.S. Department of Agriculture purview.
Refael Elisha Cohen , fights for his life as his parents petition the FDA. 'It's hard to fight this war," said Rabbi Yaakov Cohen of Houston, Texas, about the struggle to save the life of his six-year-old son Refael Elisha, who has brain and spine cancer.
Organic farmers like Stephen Paul, right, of Homegrown Organic Farms, and son, John Paul, left, could be adversely affected by a proposed new food-safety law.