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U.S. government propose graphic cigarette warning labels

Washington - The federal government hopes new larger, graphic warning labels for cigarettes that include images of corpses, cancer patients, and diseased lungs and teeth will help snuff out tobacco use.

Split opinions on GE salmon means FDA decision is stalled

While the US Food and Drug Administration declined to make a decision on AquaBounty's genetically engineered salmon, AquAdvantage, opponents are not taking a break.

Bone fracture risk increases with some antacid drugs, says FDA

Washington - There is a possible increased risk of bone fractures of the hip, wrist, and spine if you take certain drugs for heartburn, acid reflux, or ulcers, warns the Food and Drug Administration. The FDA is seeking stronger warning labels for these medications.

U.S. company knowingly sold salmonella-contaminated product

Basic Food Flavours, a company that makes food flavourings, has been recalling products that used its hydrolyzed vegetable protein after finding it was contaminated with Salmonella.

Report: U.S. FDA cannot regulate bottled water

The irony about bottled water is that most people who drink it believe they are making a healthier choice than plain old tap water. But is this really so?

Unregulated Herbal Supplements Pose Serious Health Risks

While visiting with a friend a few days ago I happened to mention that I am diabetic and sometimes have problems sleeping. She said, “That's okay, I can cure that,” then gave me kava. It's likely she didn't know kava is risky for those with diabetes

Florida woman accused of adding poison to baby food in store

A Tamarac, Florida woman, was caught on closed-circuit TV video footage of a supermarket allegedly adding poison with an eye dropper to jars of Earth's Best banana baby food. Cops say she did this for 15 minutes before a customer alerted personnel.
 

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