If You're Firing Up The Grill This Father's Day, Avoid These Recalled Meats, VeggiesFrom meats to vegetables, US health officials are warning people to avoid some foods for various reasons, including E. coli and lack of inspection.
'How Can I Be Sick?' Woman Who Took Hydroxychloroquine For 19 Years To Treat Lupus Still Got COVID-19A Wisconsin woman is warning people that the anti-malarial drug, hydroxychloroquine, wil not protect someone from COVID-19.
U.S. Customs Seize Shipments Counterfeit COVID-19 Protective Equipment, Tests At PortsU.S. Customs and Border Patrol seized illegal shipments of personal protective equipment, coronavirus tests and unapproved medicine at several ports, including the Port of Baltimore.
FDA Warns Of Serious Side Effects From Drugs Touted By Trump To Treat CoronavirusThe US Food and Drug Administration warned on Friday against the use of two drugs that have been touted by President Donald Trump as potential treatments for the novel coronavirus.
FDA Authorizes New Coronavirus Test With At Home Sample CollectionThe Food and Drug Administration issued an authorization for LabCorp to test self-collected samples using their Pixel by LabCorp COVID-19 Test home collection kit.
FDA Authorizes First Coronavirus Antibody TestThe US Food and Drug Administration has issued its first emergency use authorization for a coronavirus test that looks for antibodies in the blood.
FDA Calls For Heartburn Drug Zantac To Be Pulled From Market ImmediatelyThe US Food and Drug Administration is requesting that manufacturers pull all prescription and over-the-counter ranitidine drugs, known by the brand name Zantac, from the market immediately
FDA Authorizes 15-Minute Coronavirus TestFederal health officials on Friday approved a coronavirus test that can provide results in less than 15 minutes, using the same technology that powers some rapid flu tests.
FDA Authorizes New Test That Could Detect Coronavirus In About 45 MinutesThe US Food and Drug Administration announced it has authorized the use of the first rapid diagnostic test that could detect the novel coronavirus in approximately 45 minutes.
FDA Accuses Jimmy John's Of Serving Vegetables Linked To E. Coli, Salmonella OutbreaksThe letter accuses the chain of engaging in a pattern of receiving and selling "adulterated fresh produce, specifically clover sprouts and cucumbers."
FDA Approves Non-Statin Drug To Treat High CholesterolThe US Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved a drug to treat high cholesterol that works differently than statins, according to Esperion Therapeutics, the company that makes the drug.
FDA Warns Pet Owners To Avoid Aunt Jeni’s Frozen Dog Food Product Over Salmonella ConcernsThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning pet owners not to feed their dogs one lot of Aunt Jeni’s Home Made frozen raw pet food after a sample collected from a store in Washington D.C. tested positive for Salmonella.
Medtronic Recalls Certain MiniMed Diabetic Insulin Pumps Tied To 1 DeathMedtronic has recalled some of its insulin pumps after injuries and one death were reported due to the device malfunctioning, according to a US Food and Drug Administration announcement on Wednesday.
Weight Loss Drug Belviq Tied To 'Possible Increased Risk Of Cancer,' FDA SaysThe US Food and Drug Administration warns that prescription weight loss medicine Belviq might be associated with an increased risk of cancer.
Vaping-Related Illnesses Continue Climbing As Long-Term Health Effects Remain UnknownThe number of people hospitalized with illnesses related to vaping is now more than 2,500. That includes people in all 50 states.