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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...
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...
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...
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...

...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...

...Ohio, died May 27 after consuming it.The FDA said it is investigating caffeine powder...unregulated, unlike caffeine added to soda.FDA spokeswoman Jennifer Dooren said those who...measure with common kitchen tools, the FDA said. Volume measures like teaspoons aren't...

...videos.Most researchers agree that the FDA's concerns are warranted. Patients can...side effects of stool transplantation.FDA officials declined to be interviewed for...transplants.Most products reviewed by the FDA spend years in testing before they are submitted...


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