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WASHINGTON - The FDA is phasing out artificial trans fats from the food supply, but people...10 percent of daily calories. Trans Fats are the worst fats, and the FDA is forcing food companies to phase them out. They are made when hydrogen...
Op-ed: What will they think of next?

...18-6 committee vote does not guarantee the FDA will give final approval to the drug (it...clinical name for low libido. Even the FDA committee acknowledges that the benefits...dizziness, fainting and sleepiness.FDA officials say they are concerned with how...
FDA overwhelmed

...will discuss legislation that will give the FDA the authority to regulate tobacco products...clear mandate and a $2 billion budget, the FDA has proven itself unable to avoid or correct...approved by this very same agency. The FDA's mandate calls for it to ensure the safety...
Big Easy, made easy: Merge Creole creativity with fresh seafood

...sentiments of experts like Michael R. Taylor, J.D., Deputy Commissioner for Foods at the Food and Drug Administration ( These kinds of reassuring updates makes...
Through With Chew week events planned

...nicotine replacement therapy products, such as lozenges and patches. Unlike nicotine lozenges, patches and gum, which are FDA approved, Olendorff said that Peninsula Smokefree Partnership doesn't promote use of the e-cigarettes as a smoking cessation...
Mama used more than aspirin to treat her kids cured me. (I wouldn't try these at home, folks; the FDA doesn't like us messing into their livelihood.)Those aren't...shoulder and don't look back. (Feel free to try this one without FDA approval, but watch out for traffic.)Homemade syrup, mixed...

...The bar codes would likely be an industry, not government, effort. An FDA spokeswoman said Vilsack's idea is "not currently under discussion" at that agency. The FDA doesn't require labeling for genetically modified foods and says they...
Voices of Alaska: Celebrating some great Alaska innovations

...animals or have them dried and treated to the government's liking ? an expensive proposition. Yes, that's right. The FDA was saying that the brewers would have to prove that the grains they'd already used to brew beer for us to drink was suitable...
Business news

...Test Strip is an easy to use test that requires little to no training at a fraction of the cost of regular testing. The test is FDA approved and results can be read in 5 minutes. For more information, contact VIP Alaska Inc, 43530 Kalifornsky Beach Road...

...and Drug Administration said Friday.The FDA's new proposals would allow farmers to...after using raw manure as fertilizer.The FDA offered the revised rules Friday, and the final rules are due next fall. The FDA has been haggling over how to write them...


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