The head of the Food and Drug Administration is questioning whether electronic cigarette maker Juul and its new partner Altria are following through on pledges to help stop underage vaping.
The warning comes as a growing list of the drugs containing valsartan, losartan and irbesartan have been recalled from the market for containing an impurity that presents a cancer risk.
The agency said it’s working to bring back about 150 employees to inspect riskier foods such as cheese, infant formula and produce.
On Monday, the Supreme Court hears arguments in a case brought by Cortez and more than 500 Fosamax users from 45 states trying to sue Merck for damages after experiencing atypical femoral fractures, which they allege were caused by the drug.
Sunshine Mills, the maker of several brands of pet food, is recalling three of its puppy and dog food products, citing potentially high levels of vitamin D that could lead to “serious health issues,” including kidney failure.
Teva Pharmaceuticals has issued a voluntary recall of its amlodipine/valsartan combination tablets and amlodipine/valsartan/hydrochlorothiazide combination tablets, both used to treat high blood pressure, according to the FDA.
A number of foods, including poultry, ground beef and even curry powder have been recalled recently due to confirmed or possible contamination. Here’s a roundup of the foods health officials are warning consumers about this Thanksgiving.
The US Food and Drug Administration said another heart medicine is being voluntarily recalled after tests showed that it was tainted with a potential cancer-causing chemical.
Next to the scribbled numbers and scratched initials, high school students across the country can expect a different message on bathroom stalls: one from the government.
Women suffering from the life-altering side-effects of Essure may now require a hysterectomy.
The FDA is expanding its recall of some blood pressure and heart failure medications because traces of cancer-causing NDMA were found in valsartan-based medications.
The Food and Drug Administration is voluntarily recalling several drugs used to treat high blood pressure and heart failure that contain the ingredient valsartan after a known carcinogen was found in testing.
At Thursday’s meeting, the FDA will face the following question: How does the government define and regulate a product like “cultured meat?”
The Food and Drug Administration approved Qbrexza for excessive underarm sweating and will be available in October.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is backing off its plan to label pure natural products like maple syrup and honey as containing added sugars.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.