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Teen vaping epidemic hits home: Michael K. McIntyre

TEEN VAPING EPIDEMIC HITS HOME: MICHAEL K. MCINTYRE

The FDA says it is cracking down on manufacturers of e-cigarettes because so many underage kids are using them. It's time for a talk...

FDA wants Rose Acre Farm Inc. to clean up its NC shell egg farm

FDA WANTS ROSE ACRE FARM INC. TO CLEAN UP ITS NC SHELL EGG FARM

You would be correct if you assumed a lot of cleanup would be required after a 10-state outbreak of Salmonella braenderup that last...

 
 
 
Apple Watch received FDA clearance just one day before the launch; cardiologist questions ECG accuracy

APPLE WATCH RECEIVED FDA CLEARANCE JUST ONE DAY BEFORE THE LAUNCH; CARDIOLOGIST QUESTIONS ECG ACCURACY

Apple made a big deal of the ECG functionality of the Apple Watch Series 4 , and emphasized that the feature had received FDA clearance. It's...

FDA Drug Shortages and Discontinuations: 9/17/18 Update

FDA DRUG SHORTAGES AND DISCONTINUATIONS: 9/17/18 UPDATE

Round UpsThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued a series of updates on drugs that are currently in shortage or have been...

 
 
 
Is an FDA Crackdown on Probiotic Products Coming?

IS AN FDA CRACKDOWN ON PROBIOTIC PRODUCTS COMING?

We eat Greek yogurt and drink Kombucha to keep our gut health in check, but the latest crop of probiotic-infused products isn't found...

Should the FDA limit access to e-cigarettes?

SHOULD THE FDA LIMIT ACCESS TO E-CIGARETTES?

Vaping has skyrocketed in popularity in recent years, particularly among high schoolers.

 
 
 
Teva Wins FDA Nod for Migraine Drug, Sets Price in Line with Amgen's

TEVA WINS FDA NOD FOR MIGRAINE DRUG, SETS PRICE IN LINE WITH AMGEN'S

A Teva Pharmaceutical migraine-prevention drug has won FDA approval , the second therapy in this new drug class to receive the regulatory...

Apple Watch's new EKG feature is FDA-cleared for the wrong people & may send thousands to ER wrongly

APPLE WATCH'S NEW EKG FEATURE IS FDA-CLEARED FOR THE WRONG PEOPLE & MAY SEND THOUSANDS TO ER WRONGLY

Apple Watch 4's new EKG feature was met with fanfare and given FDA clearance - but not approval. Cardiologists warn that while it is...

 
 
 
Pathbreaking Biotech Investor-Dr. Beth Seidenberg-to Speak at BIF18

PATHBREAKING BIOTECH INVESTOR-DR. BETH SEIDENBERG-TO SPEAK AT BIF18

The rapid pace of scientific discovery, FDA approvals, commercialization of medicines held long in pipelines, and numerous IPOs during...

FDA agrees to discuss BAN on certain breast implants

FDA AGREES TO DISCUSS BAN ON CERTAIN BREAST IMPLANTS

After years of campaigns, US health regulators have agreed to hold a public meeting of medical advisers in 2019 to discuss the safety...

 
 
 
CDC says parasitic outbreak traced to McDonald's salad has ended

CDC SAYS PARASITIC OUTBREAK TRACED TO MCDONALD'S SALAD HAS ENDED

The FDA reports advances in testing helped investigators during an outbreak of cyclospora infections this summer. More than 500 people...

FDA Considers Youth Vaping An Epidemic

FDA CONSIDERS YOUTH VAPING AN EPIDEMIC

The FDA is calling on e-cigarette makers to fight the teen vaping epidemic. If companies don't comply, they might just get their products...

 
 
 
The FDA Blames This Popular Trend For Current Health 'Epidemic'

THE FDA BLAMES THIS POPULAR TREND FOR CURRENT HEALTH 'EPIDEMIC'

If you've hung around anyone under the age of 25, you've probably heard about Juuling. It's one the newest forms of vaping to hit the...

 
 
 
Fitbit stock sinking following Apple Watch announcement

FITBIT STOCK SINKING FOLLOWING APPLE WATCH ANNOUNCEMENT

Apple announced its latest and greatest Apple Watch in Cupertino today - The Apple Watch Series 4. Fitbit stock sank as a result. Right...

FDA Gets Tough on Juul, Other E-Cigarette Makers

FDA GETS TOUGH ON JUUL, OTHER E-CIGARETTE MAKERS

More than 1,200 warning letters and fines have been sent to retailers and five major e-cigarette manufacturers who illegally sold Juul...

 
 
 
Apple's gets first FDA clearance for retail ECG watch technology

APPLE'S GETS FIRST FDA CLEARANCE FOR RETAIL ECG WATCH TECHNOLOGY

The company's new Apple Watch can perform ECGs, detect atrial fibrillation and contact emergency services in the case of a fall.

The FDA is cracking down on wildly popular e-cigarettes like Juul - and threatening to pull products from the market if teen use isn't controlled

THE FDA IS CRACKING DOWN ON WILDLY POPULAR E-CIGARETTES LIKE JUUL - AND THREATENING TO PULL PRODUCTS FROM THE MARKET IF TEEN USE ISN'T CONTROLLED

Shutterstock The FDA is taking steps to enforce and address the e-cigarette epidemic among minors. The agency is giving the makers...

 
 
 
E-cigarettes are an 'epidemic,' FDA declares - blaming Juuls for fueling teen addiction crisis

E-CIGARETTES ARE AN 'EPIDEMIC,' FDA DECLARES - BLAMING JUULS FOR FUELING TEEN ADDICTION CRISIS

In an announcement of an historic attempt to enforce regulations on the sale of e-cigarettes to minors, the US FDA is giving Juul and...

Officials haven't revealed restaurants that served eggs linked to outbreak

OFFICIALS HAVEN'T REVEALED RESTAURANTS THAT SERVED EGGS LINKED TO OUTBREAK

State and federal public health officials have not named restaurants that are implicated in a Salmonella outbreak. Gravel Ridge Farms,...