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FDA blocks tuna from Vietnamese company for hepatitis A

FDA BLOCKS TUNA FROM VIETNAMESE COMPANY FOR HEPATITIS A

The expansion Wednesday of an Import Alert means the automatic detention at the U.S. border of fresh and frozen raw tuna from a Vietnamese...

Dog food recalled for Salmonella; pet owners also at risk

DOG FOOD RECALLED FOR SALMONELLA; PET OWNERS ALSO AT RISK

Darwin's Natural Pet Products has recalled specific production lots of its Natural Selections brand Meals for Dogs after laboratory...

 
 
 
 
 
 
CoolSculpting Just Got FDA-Cleared for a Whole New Use

COOLSCULPTING JUST GOT FDA-CLEARED FOR A WHOLE NEW USE

Just when you thought the benefits of CoolSculpting couldn't get any better-it already freezes fat to contour your body without any...

Stop snorting chocolate, FDA warns

STOP SNORTING CHOCOLATE, FDA WARNS

The FDA has sent a warning letter to the makers of Coco Loko, a snort-able chocolate powder that the administration says encourages...

 
 
 
Do FDA ‘guidance' documents skirt the regulatory process?

DO FDA ‘GUIDANCE' DOCUMENTS SKIRT THE REGULATORY PROCESS?

The Food and Drug Administration's penchant for “guidance” documents as opposed to formal rulemaking needs to end, according to a business-oriented...

PHASE 2 DATA FOR ROCHE'S LYMPHOMA ADC DOESN'T DISAPPOINT

With breakthrough designation from the FDA and priority medicine status in the EU, expectations for Roche's antibody-drug conjugate...

 
 
 
On The Hunt For The 'Love' In Granola: A Story About Loving Yourself

ON THE HUNT FOR THE 'LOVE' IN GRANOLA: A STORY ABOUT LOVING YOURSELF

The FDA infamously sanctioned a bakery for listing "love" as an ingredient, but our writer wanted that recipe. She found a treasure...

Food bank recalls candy for chemical risk; two people sick

FOOD BANK RECALLS CANDY FOR CHEMICAL RISK; TWO PEOPLE SICK

Federal officials and local police are warning the public about “Bibi Frutix” candy in small plastic containers shaped like baby bottles...

 
 
 
Arsenic in infant rice cereals compared with lead exposure

ARSENIC IN INFANT RICE CEREALS COMPARED WITH LEAD EXPOSURE

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Dynavax Co-founder Takes Long View on Vaccine Development

DYNAVAX CO-FOUNDER TAKES LONG VIEW ON VACCINE DEVELOPMENT

The reaction on Wall Street was a little anticlimactic after the FDA approved a new hepatitis B vaccine last month for Berkeley, CA-based...

 
 
 
Kroger recalls ‘Comforts For Baby' water because of mold

KROGER RECALLS ‘COMFORTS FOR BABY' WATER BECAUSE OF MOLD

The Kroger Co. is recalling almost six months worth of its Comforts For Baby brand purified water with fluoride because samples have...

First flushable pregnancy test gets pre-market approval from FDA

FIRST FLUSHABLE PREGNANCY TEST GETS PRE-MARKET APPROVAL FROM FDA

Women-led startup LIA Diagnostics in Philadelphia is part of the Digital Health Accelerator at the University City Science Center and...

 
 
 
Plant cure for opioid addiction taking heat from the FDA: Claims of danger most likely linked to its impact on Big Pharma's bottom line

PLANT CURE FOR OPIOID ADDICTION TAKING HEAT FROM THE FDA: CLAIMS OF DANGER MOST LIKELY LINKED TO ITS IMPACT ON BIG PHARMA'S BOTTOM LINE

Kratom, the popular plant-based opioid alternative from Southeast Asia, was the subject of an advisory from the Food and Drug Administration...

First Video Game Therapy Heads to FDA As Akili Touts ADHD Study Win

FIRST VIDEO GAME THERAPY HEADS TO FDA AS AKILI TOUTS ADHD STUDY WIN

For the first time ever, a mobile video game used to assess and treat a disease is headed for an FDA review. Akili Interactive Labs,...