Germ-killing soaps could pose health risks


The U.S. Food and Drug Administration says there is no evidence that antibacterial chemicals used in liquid soaps…

FDA to eliminate artifcial trans fat in the food supply

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So long, frozen pizza: Trans fat in foods may eventually become a thing of the past….

US proposes rules to make animal food safer

Amid incidents of pets dying from dog treats, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is proposing long-awaited rules to make pet food and animal feed safer.

FDA: Rice is safe, despite small levels of arsenic

The Food and Drug Administration says consumers shouldn’t worry too much about levels of arsenic in rice 〞 but should vary their diets just in case..

US investigates added caffeine in foods

Looking for a new way to get that jolt of caffeine energy? Food companies are betting snacks…

Justice Department considering whether to appeal ruling on morning-after pill

The judge said the restrictions are “arbitrary” and “unreasonable,” and that they must end within 30 days…

Local store won’t sell genetically-modified salmon

The Food and Drug Administration is planning to give the go-ahead for the sale of genetically-modified salmon, the first such animal under the plan…

FDA warns dog owners about chicken jerky products

The U.S. Food and Administration (FDA) issued a warning about chicken jerky products for dogs…