The US Food and Drug Administration made a big decision affecting the health of millions of Americans. The FDA announced Wednesday it will ban trans fat from the US food supply.
There are a lot fewer trans fats in the nation’s food than there were a decade ago, but the Obama administration is moving toward getting rid of them almost entirely.
A dog owner has filed a lawsuit against a pet food company alleging that thousands of dogs have been sickened or died from eating a brand of dry dog food.
Hundreds of products are being pulled from store shelves after traces of peanut were found in cumin spice– a life-threatening danger to people with peanut allergies.
Like it or not, calorie counts are coming to restaurant menus, convenience store sandwiches and more as the Food and Drug Administration announced new calorie labeling rules on Tuesday.
Army scientists at Fort Detrick are hailing the Food and Drug Administration’s approval of a tool they helped develop for rapidly diagnosing a disfiguring skin disease caused by sand fly bites in the Middle East.
Rep. Chris Van Hollen is scheduled to attend the dedication of the Food and Drug Administration’s biodefense lab complex.
Thinking about getting inked? Check the bottle first.
Despite new health warnings, some smokers see more benefits than risks to electronic cigarettes.
Sweeping changes to the nation’s health care will soon impact the snacks you buy from vending machines. The Food & Drug Administration finalizes guidelines on how calorie information will be displayed.
A Frederick scientist says the U.S. Food and Drug Administration stole his trade secrets for software to help detect threats to the food supply.
Since people began saving seeds and growing food, they have used animal waste for fertilizer. The government is citing safety to restrict such practices.