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By Tammy Bruce
Topic - FDA
Drugmaker Endo Pharmaceuticals announced Thursday that it received U.S. approval for its long-acting testosterone injection Aveed, which joins a crowded field of hormone-boosting drugs aimed at aging American men.
People suffering from severe epilepsy could legally use oil derived from marijuana under a bill advanced Thursday in the South Carolina House.
Lehigh Valley Dairy is voluntarily recalling orange juice because it may contain milk, a common allergen.
Subsidiaries of Johnson & Johnson have agreed to pay $5.9 million to settle a lawsuit with Montana over how an anti-psychotic drug was marketed, state Attorney General Tim Fox said Thursday.
Drugmakers Eli Lilly and Boehringer-Ingelheim said Tuesday that the Food and Drug Administration didn't approve their diabetes treatment empagliflozin because of concerns about a facility where the drug will be made.
The Food and Drug Administration has decided that generic versions of the morning-after contraceptive Plan B can now be sold over the counter to girls of any age, but at least one Bloomington pharmacist says he will not sell Plan B, or a generic version of Plan B, to girls as young as 11 or 12.
An agency-by-agency summary of President Barack Obama's proposed budget for fiscal 2015, beginning next Oct. 1.
The Los Angeles City Council on Tuesday voted to ban the use of electronic cigarettes in workplaces and public areas, placing "vaping" into the same category as tobacco smoking.
Here is an agency-by-agency summary of President Barack Obama's proposed budget for fiscal 2015, beginning next Oct. 1.
U.S. regulators are considering whether to allow research that would use part of two human eggs to create a baby free of certain inherited diseases. So far, the research has been limited to monkeys.
Those "Nutrition Facts" labels that are plastered on nearly every food package found in grocery stores are getting a new look.
Having already revamped school lunch menus, first lady Michelle Obama on Thursday again embraced her role as the nation's top healthy eating advocate and boldly proclaimed that "the label of future" will help consumers pick the right foods.
The White House and the Food and Drug Administration are proposing an overhaul of the "Nutrition Facts" labels on food packages. Among the possible changes:
President Obama has admitted to smoking weed and cigarettes in years past, but he's never puffed on an electronic cigarette.
The Food and Drug Administration monitored employees' activities online without ever considering the legality of the surveillance, a federal investigator said Wednesday.