- Arsenic found in apple juice from Yakima Valley processor Updated: Jun-25-16 11:58 am
SUNNYSIDE, Washington - The federal Food and Drug Administration says arsenic has been found at nearly nine times the allowed limit in samples of apple juice from a Yakima Valley processor.
- Shares of Whole Foods weighed down by FDA warning Updated: Jun-16-16 9:05 am
NEW YORK - Whole Foods is under heavy selling pressure this week after receiving a letter from the Food and Drug Administration about unsanitary conditions at a Massachusetts plant.
- Reverse feeding tube approved by federal agency Updated: Jun-15-16 5:48 pm
ST. LOUIS - A reverse feeding tube developed in St. Louis to aid in weight loss by removing calories before they are digested has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
- FDA warns Whole Foods over unsanitary conditions in kitchen Updated: Jun-14-16 8:56 pm
The Food and Drug Administration has sent Whole Foods Market a letter over "serious violations" at a Massachusetts kitchen, warning the grocer that food prepared there "may have been contaminated with filth."
- Mississippi catfish farmers fight for stricter safety laws Updated: Jun-14-16 6:13 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - In an industry that's lost over half of its jobs in the past decade, Mississippi's catfish farmers have by no means given up to heated competition from abroad.
- Teva stops selling migraine patch after reports of burns Updated: Jun-13-16 12:25 pm
NEW YORK - Teva Pharmaceutical said Monday that it will stop selling its migraine patch treatment Zecuity after users reported burns and scars where it was applied. The company advised that anyone who has its patch should not use it.
- Gay men limited as blood donors for Orlando club victims Updated: Jun-12-16 7:21 pm
MIAMI - Hundreds lined up to give blood Sunday in Orlando to help the victims of the massacre at a gay nightclub, but major restrictions remain for gay men wanting to give blood themselves.
- Investigator: FDA still taking months to recall tainted food Updated: Jun-09-16 12:59 pm
WASHINGTON - Federal health officials failed to force a recall of peanut butter and almond products for three months after advanced DNA testing confirmed salmonella contamination, government investigators reported Thursday.
- FDA: People are overdosing on anti-diarrhea drugs Updated: Jun-07-16 4:17 pm
WASHINGTON - Federal health officials are investigating sometimes-deadly overdoses with common anti-diarrhea drugs, a bizarre manifestation of the nation's drug abuse problem.
- Halted in bird flu outbreak, federal egg inspections resume Updated: Jun-02-16 1:43 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has resumed inspections of egg-handling facilities in 21 states more than a year after they were suspended due to the nation's worst bird flu outbreak.
- Things to Know: The Obama administration's sodium guidelines Updated: Jun-02-16 1:42 am
WASHINGTON - From cheese to sliced turkey, the Obama administration is encouraging food companies and restaurants to lower the amount of salt in the foods they sell.
- FDA issues new guidelines on salt, pressuring food industry Updated: Jun-01-16 12:50 pm
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration is pressuring the food industry to make foods from breads to sliced turkey less salty, proposing long-awaited sodium guidelines in an effort to prevent thousands of deaths each year from heart disease and stroke.