FDA Gives Vaping Companies A Clearer Path For Marketing Their ProductsThe US Food and Drug Administration issued its final guidance for e-cigarette makers to submit premarket tobacco product applications, giving these companies a clearer path to seek official authorization to market their products, the agency announced Tuesday.
U.S. Agencies Go After Companies That Paid Social Media Influencers To Promote Vape ProductsFederal agencies are going after companies that paid social media "influencers" to promote vaping products, the US Food and Drug Administration announced Friday.
U.S. Holds CBD Hearing As Fans, Sellers Await Legal ClarityCBD products have surged in popularity despite confusion around their legal status. Now U.S. regulators are exploring ways the hemp ingredient might officially be allowed in food, drinks and dietary supplements.
Majority Of Sunscreens Tested Would Flunk Proposed FDA Safety Tests, Report Says Nearly two-thirds of all sunscreens evaluated by the Environmental Working Group would not pass safety tests proposed by the US Food and Drug Administration, the consumer advocacy group announced Wednesday.
Walmart To Raise Minimum Age To Buy Tobacco, E-Cigarettes To 21The company will stop selling sweet-flavored e-cigarettes, which have become popular among teenagers.
FDA Allows Sale Of New Electronic Tobacco ProductAn electronic tobacco device may now hit the US market after getting a green light from the US Food and Drug Administration, the agency announced Tuesday.
Listeria, Salmonella Found In Ice Cream Manufacturing Facilities After Recalls, FDA Reports After a series of recalls, an investigation into safety issues at US ice cream makers forced one manufacturer to cease operations and resulted in three voluntary recalls, the US Food and Drug Administration said Wednesday.
FDA Oks First Medical Device To Treat ADHD In ChildrenDesignated for children ages 7 to 12 who are not currently on medication for the disorder, the device delivers a low-level electrical pulse to the parts of the brain responsible for ADHD symptoms.
The Most Common Active Ingredient In Hand Sanitizer Is Still Under FDA InvestigationAfter reviewing the safety and effectiveness of hand sanitizers, the US Food and Drug Administration has ruled that dozens of active ingredients can't be used in the antiseptic rubs, but the agency still wants answers about the most common active ingredient.
FDA Investigating Potential Safety Issue Related To Seizures Following E-Cigarette UseThe US Food and Drug Administration announced Wednesday it is investigating a possible connection between e-cigarette use and seizures in younger users.
US Experts Revisit Breast Implant Safety After New ConcernsU.S. medical authorities are revisiting the safety of breast implants used by millions of American women, the latest review in an ongoing debate about their potential health effects.