FDA Approves First Treatment For Kids With Peanut AllergiesThe first treatment for peanut allergies is about to hit the market.
Pentagon Warns Military Not To Use Consumer DNA Kits Due To Security RiskAs more and more people are swabbing their cheeks for saliva samples in hopes of discovering their roots, the Pentagon is warning members of the military not to buy or use direct-to-consumer DNA kits.
FDA Investigates SF-Based JUUL's Campaign For Ballot Measure To Overturn Ban On E-CigsA federal investigation has been officially launched into whether JUUL's political ads were legal.
Trump Proposes Ban On Flavorings Used In E-CigarettesPresident Donald Trump says his administration will propose banning thousands of flavors used in e-cigarettes amid an outbreak of breathing problems tied to vaping.
FDA Issues Warning About Claire’s Make-up Products Containing AsbestosU.S. regulators were warning people not to use certain Claire's makeup products because tests confirmed they contained asbestos.
NorCal Startup Shuts Down After FDA Warning On 'Young Blood' Anti-Aging Treatments
FDA Stages Surprise Inspection At Juul's San Francisco OfficeThe Food and Drug Administration has staged a surprise inspection and seized "over a thousand documents" at the San Francisco headquarters of the nation's leading e-cigarette manufacturer.
Some Processed Foods Include Bizarre FDA-Approved IngredientsEven if you spend time reading the ingredient label on a food item, chances are good there will be some ingredients that you don't actually recognize.
Probe Finds Deadly Food On Store Shelves Hundreds Of Days After FDA RecallAn investigation into the Food and Drug Administration found some recalled foods aren't immediately pulled from store shelves, leaving the public at serious risk.
FDA-Approved Weight Loss System Flushes Food Directly From Stomach To ToiletThe FDA has approved a calorie-cutting weight loss device that lets people drain food from their stomachs before they digest it.
‘This Free Life’ Anti-Smoking Campaign Targets LGBT Young AdultsA new anti-smoking campaign hopes to convince hundreds of thousands of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender young adults not to light up.
FDA Investigates Kellogg After Video Of Worker Urinating On Assembly Line SurfacesA criminal investigation is under way after a video surfaced online showing a man urinating on a Kellogg factory assembly line.
FDA Clears Sale Of New Snus Smokeless Tobacco ProductsThe FDA cleared the sale of eight varieties of snus, or teabag-like pouches of loose tobacco, from Swedish Match. Snus is a spitless, moist powder. Users keep it under their lip and leave it there for it to release the nicotine slowly.
23andMe Brings Back Rare Genetic Disease Data In DNA Test Results23andMe has brought back 35 tests that tell users whether they carry genetic mutations for rare diseases like cystic fibrosis.
Health Watchdog Group Finds Cancer-Causing Chemicals E-CigarettesSmoking e-cigarettes or "vaping" is hazardous to your health according to a Bay Area health watchdog group.