Pushing for change. In the United States, one person dies every 19 minutes from a prescription drug overdose. So the government wants to crack down on popular painkillers.
The FDA is continuing to investigate a possible link between the multiple sclerosis drug Gilenya.
The federal government now wants stronger warnings on indoor tanning beds and more oversight.
It’s the latest thing on the market being used to boost energy but some drug abuse experts are concerned about the impacts of caffeinated gum.
Do you want to know where your meat comes from?
Those who get confused looking at nutrition labels are not alone.
Those who suffer with bladder problems wait on average seven years before seeking treatment.
A 33-year-old man has been sentenced to five months in prison for selling misbranded, non-FDA approved prescription drugs.
Smokers who take Chantix may be at higher risk for heart attacks and strokes.
Nearly 3,500 tobacco products that have yet to be ruled upon by the FDA are already being sold.
The head of the Food and Drug Administration asked Congress Wednesday for more authority to police pharmacies like the one that triggered a deadly meningitis outbreak, even as lawmakers questioned why the agency didn’t do more with its existing powers.
House lawmakers investigating a nationwide outbreak of deadly meningitis have summoned the head of the Food and Drug Administration to testify at the first congressional hearing on the issue next week.