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FDA refuses to reconsider decision on hazardous chemical in food packaging

FDA REFUSES TO RECONSIDER DECISION ON HAZARDOUS CHEMICAL IN FOOD PACKAGING

Opinion Today, the FDA doubled-down on its flawed 2005 and 2017 decisions to allow the hazardous chemical perchlorate to be added to...

TONIX LOSES ARMY R&D CONTRACT, GAINS CHANCE TO RETAIN FDA BREAKTHROUGH STATUS

Tonix Pharmaceuticals has lost a U.S. Army agreement to develop TNX-102 SL in military-related post-traumatic stress disorder, but...

 
 
 
FDA Approves First Device for Children With ADHD

FDA APPROVES FIRST DEVICE FOR CHILDREN WITH ADHD

The pocket-sized device is for use at home while a child is sleeping. It's connected by wire to a small patch placed on the child's...

E-Epidemia: Vapeo y Juventud

E-EPIDEMIA: VAPEO Y JUVENTUD

Actualizado: 21 de abril de 2019 El uso de cigarrillos electrónicos o vaporizadores por jóvenes se ha disparado. En septiembre, la...

 
 
 
Publisher's Platform: On the Road Again - A Salmonella Sick Tour Revisited

PUBLISHER'S PLATFORM: ON THE ROAD AGAIN - A SALMONELLA SICK TOUR REVISITED

Yesterday the CDC and FDA announced that Jensen Tuna of Louisiana was recalling frozen ground raw tuna sourced from JK Fish of Vietnam...

Weis Markets recalls Banana Puddin' ice cream because of undeclared eggs

WEIS MARKETS RECALLS BANANA PUDDIN' ICE CREAM BECAUSE OF UNDECLARED EGGS

Weis Markets is recalling its Weis Quality Banana Puddin' Ice Cream in seven states because it contains egg, a known allergen, that...

 
 
 
FDA Halts All Sales of Vaginal Mesh Products

FDA HALTS ALL SALES OF VAGINAL MESH PRODUCTS

The companies will have 10 days to submit plans to withdraw these products from the market, the FDA said. Most pelvic mesh products...

How an Ohio Kids' Hospital Quietly Became Ground Zero for Gene Therapy

HOW AN OHIO KIDS' HOSPITAL QUIETLY BECAME GROUND ZERO FOR GENE THERAPY

If a once-modest regional hospital and its new biotech allies have their way, the capital of Ohio could one day rival America's other...

 
 
 
Publisher's Platform: Hey, President Trump, what are you eating tonight? Fresh Fruit or Hamburger - Pick your Poison

PUBLISHER'S PLATFORM: HEY, PRESIDENT TRUMP, WHAT ARE YOU EATING TONIGHT? FRESH FRUIT OR HAMBURGER - PICK YOUR POISON

Opinion Salmonella: Tonight the FDA reported that Caito Foods is voluntarily recalling fresh cut watermelon, fresh cut honeydew melon,...

Women on female Viagra can now drink alcohol, FDA declares

WOMEN ON FEMALE VIAGRA CAN NOW DRINK ALCOHOL, FDA DECLARES

The little pink pill was first approved in 2015, and remains the only FDA-approved treatment for hypoactive sexual desire disorder...

 
 
 
Meat and Poultry Wrap, Salad Products recalled for Listeria in facility

MEAT AND POULTRY WRAP, SALAD PRODUCTS RECALLED FOR LISTERIA IN FACILITY

More than 3,300 pounds of ready-to-eat meat and poultry products, ranging from roast beef wraps to chicken salads, are being recalled...

 
 
 
FDA Issues List of 'Safe' Blood Pressure Meds

FDA ISSUES LIST OF 'SAFE' BLOOD PRESSURE MEDS

The initial 40 medicines free of nitrosamine will be added to the “safe” list, the FDA says. The list is meant for health care professionals...

Kid Cudi Joins Cast of 'Dreamland' Film Examining America's Opioid Crisis

KID CUDI JOINS CAST OF 'DREAMLAND' FILM EXAMINING AMERICA'S OPIOID CRISIS

Kid Cudi is taking his talents to Hollywood once again. Deadline broke the news Wednesday that the Cleveland native has been cast to...

 
 
 
Organic Nut Butters recalled for possible Listeria risk

ORGANIC NUT BUTTERS RECALLED FOR POSSIBLE LISTERIA RISK

Wakefern Food Corp. is recalling five varieties of Wholesome Pantry Organic nut butters because they could be contaminated with Listeria...

FDA investigating reports of seizures after vaping

FDA INVESTIGATING REPORTS OF SEIZURES AFTER VAPING

Most of the cases involve younger people who are vaping, the agency says.

 
 
 
 
 
 
Gilead, Galapagos's filgotinib scores in Phase III rheumatoid arthritis trial, but questions remain

GILEAD, GALAPAGOS'S FILGOTINIB SCORES IN PHASE III RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS TRIAL, BUT QUESTIONS REMAIN

Whether the FDA requires completion of a study to look at testicular toxicity before approval could dictate whether the drug launches...