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The dairy industry wants to start using artificial sweeteners in flavored milks, like chocolate or strawberry milk, without labeling it "reduced-" or "low-calorie."
Just days after researchers warned of health risks from sugar-free diet soft drinks, scientists are sounding the alarm about regular sugary soft drinks.
Department of Agriculture inspectors could be furloughed for up to 15 days under sequestration. That would force meatpacking plants to intermittently shut down and would result in less meat in grocery stores. Prices would rise.
A 33-year-old man has been sentenced to five months in prison for selling misbranded, non-FDA approved prescription drugs.
The New York Times reports officials at the Food and Drug Administration have received notice of 13 deaths over the past four years linked to 5-Hour Energy, a caffeinated beverage packaged in two-ounce "shots" and sold in convenient stores.
Health experts say fish is a good addition to any diet, but new information suggests buyers should beware.
The FDA says about 40 medical facilities in the D.C. area bought other medications from the pharmacy linked to a nationwide meningitis outbreak.
Supernus Pharmaceuticals Inc. said Monday that the Food and Drug Administration approved its once- per-day epilepsy drug Oxtellar XR. Its shares jumped more than 10 percent in morning trading.
Over the past 18 months the FDA says 360 dogs and one cat have died in illnesses that may involve the jerky treats. Illnesses have been reported in 50 states and six Canadian provinces.
The Food and Drug Administration is warning people not to eat raw or partially cooked shellfish harvested from New York's Oyster Bay Harbor because they have been linked to cases of foodborne illness in several states.
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