FDA Approves 'Artificial Pancreas' To Manage DiabetesFederal regulators have approved a first-of-a-kind "artificial pancreas," a device that can help some diabetes patients manage their disease by constantly monitoring their blood sugar and delivering insulin as needed.
FDA-Banned Chemical In Antibacterial Soap Still Legal In ToothpasteThe FDA has banned a controversial chemical found in antibacterial soap, but it turns out that ingredient is still legal in toothpaste.
West Virginia AG Subpoenas Mylan Over EpiPen Price HikeWest Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has subpoenaed drug company Mylan N.V. in an investigation over drastic price hikes for its EpiPen.
Consumer Reports: Dangerous Foods For Your DogMost pet owners know that chocolate can be toxic for dogs, but there are other common human foods that can also be dangerous or even deadly for them.
Macadamia Nuts Recalled Over Salmonella ConcernsA recall has been issued for certain kinds of macadamia nuts over concerns about salmonella.
Some Lawmakers Trying To Expand FDA’s Authority Over CosmeticsCosmetic companies are not required to report injuries or "serious adverse" reactions to the FDA.
Vape Shop Owners Furious Over E-Cigarette Taxes, RegulationsExperts believe flavored tobacco products in e-cigarettes is one reason use among teenagers has skyrocketed.
Local Woman Receives New Dissolvable Heart Stent Days After FDA ApprovalJust days after the FDA approved a new dissolvable heart stent; the first local patient has received one.
Frozen Foods Recalled Over Listeria ConcernsHundreds of frozen food products are being recalled because of a possible listeria risk.
Whole Foods Recalling Blue Cheese Due To Listeria ConcernsWhole Foods is recalling some blue cheese products sold at its stores.
FDA Sets Guidelines To Protect US Blood Supply From ZikaThe Food and Drug Administration is recommending U.S. blood banks refuse donations from people who have travelled to countries where the Zika virus is active in the previous four weeks.
FDA Busy Approving Dozens Of New DrugsEvery year, the FDA carefully reviews tons of new prescription drugs, green-lighting some and canning others.

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