I-Team Sources: 18-Wheeler Pursuit Is Part Of A Bigger CrimeThe CBS 11 News I-Team has learned the driver of an 18-wheeler, involved in a police chase that many viewers watched live on CBS 11 and CBSDFW.COM, may have been trying to get away with a load of cabbage and lettuce.
FDA Approves Genetically Engineered PotatoA potato that has been genetically engineered to resist the pathogen that caused the Irish potato famine is as safe as any other potato on the market, according to the FDA.
Cancer Treatment As Simple As Flu ShotBaylor just made it through the first phase of FDA approval for the immunotherapy treatment of Carly Rutledge's cancer. Doctors say it is a landmark victory that could change the way they treat many other types of cancers.
FDA-Approved Technology Claims To Get Rid Of Your Reading GlassesLife after 40 changes, and it is particularly true for your eyes. Ask Skip Mahaffey, co-host at 99.5 The Wolf.
Further Testing Can't Confirm E. Coli In Costco Salad PartsFederal officials said Tuesday further testing was unable to confirm the presence of E. coli in the onions and celery used to make chicken salad at Costco warehouses across the country.
Senate Panel Questions FDA Nominee On Drug Prices, ApprovalsPresident Barack Obama's nominee to lead the Food and Drug Administration defended his record Tuesday as senators pressed him about rising drug prices, slow approval times for new drugs and his ties to the pharmaceutical industry.
Cryotherapy Use Spreads, Though It's Unproven, UnregulatedFrom Japan to Europe and now in Texas and other states in the U.S., a growing number of people are seeking cryotherapy — a treatment that subjects their bodies to cold temperatures far below those found anywhere on Earth.
FDA Agrees To Hear From Texas, Arizona On Seized Execution DrugsThe federal government has agreed to hear arguments from Texas and Arizona prison officials after agents seized drugs that both states were trying to import for use in executions.
Field Of Sexual Medicine Tightly Intertwined With Pharmaceutical IndustryHow do you measure sexual desire? If you're a drugmaker trying to win approval for a medication to boost female libido, it might come down to two questions on a medical questionnaire.
FDA: Cyclospora Outbreaks Linked To Mexican CilantroThe Texas Department of State Health Services is among the state and federal agencies that have identified Mexican cilantro as the cause of a cyclospora outbreak.
Popular Morning Sickness Drug: Helpful Or Harmful?For decades, the anti-nausea drug, Zofran has been used to fight morning sickness. But, the FDA does not approve the drug for that use.
Blue Bell Outlines Actions In Response To FDA ReportsBlue Bell Creameries has provided the FDA a detailed list of corrective actions currently underway in response to the agency's inspection reports at its production facilities.