FDA Finalizes Refusal To Give Texas Execution Drug Shipment Federal officials on Thursday finalized their refusal to allow Texas prison officials to receive a foreign shipment of a drug the state has used to execute death row inmates.
Conagra Recalls Hunt's Chili Kits; May Contain Salmonella The maker of Hunt's Chili Kits says it is recalling some because they might be contaminated with salmonella.
Kimberly-Clark Sued For Claiming Baby Wipes Are "Natural"North Texas-based imberly-Clark is facing a federal lawsuit for claiming Huggies Natural Care Baby Wipes are “natural,” “gentle“ and “hypoallergenic.” That’s because the product contains the chemical phenoxyethanol.
Experts Warn Wearable Baby Monitors Stress Parents“Smart clothes” that track an infant’s vital signs and send real time updates to a parent’s smartphone, are increasingly popular.
FDA Urged To Settle Fight Over What Can Be Called MilkThe saying goes: “Don’t cry over split milk.” But right now, there are tears of frustration on both sides of the debate over who gets to put “milk” on their label.
Regulators: Doctor Concocts Vaccines With Cat Saliva, VodkaRegulators have suspended the license of a doctor who allegedly gave patients modified vaccinations containing cat saliva and vodka.
Texas Tech Food Industry Center To Monitor Retail MeatThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration has selected a Texas Tech University center to monitor retail meat.
MDs Strengthen Advice Against Codeine For Kids' Coughs, PainThe American Academy of Pediatrics has strengthened its warnings about prescribing codeine for children because of reports of deaths and risks for dangerous side effects including breathing problems.
FDA Calls For Zika Testing Of All Blood DonationsThe Food and Drug Administration wants all U.S. blood centers to start screening for Zika.
No More E-Cigs & Hookah For Kids, FDA Ban Starts TodayParents and teenagers listen up… as of today, no one under the age of 18 can buy hookah tobacco, cigars or e-cigarettes, either online or in person. A new Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ban started today.
FDA Warns Against Eating Raw Dough Amid E. Coli FearsIn a warning that's sure to disappoint many who enjoy sneaking a taste of cookie dough, the federal Food and Drug Administration says people shouldn't eat raw dough or batter of any kind.
FDA Approves First Pill To Treat All Forms Of Hepatitis CFederal health officials have approved the first pill to treat all major forms of hepatitis C, the latest in a series of drug approvals that have reshaped treatment of the liver-destroying virus.