FDA Approves Injectable Medicines To Lower Bad CholesterolDwaine Harris has had two stents after bouts of chest pain.
Local Doctor Weighs In On “Little Pink Pill,” Calls It “Disappointing,” “Not Very Effective”The FDA is looking into a new drug being called the "female Viagra,” but one local doctor says it's not something all women should be excited about.
FBI Investigating Johnson & Johnson Over MorcellatorsThe FBI is now investigating Johnson & Johnson over a device used to treat thousands of women for a common problem.
Wines Still On Pa. Store Shelves Despite Arsenic AllegationsThe class action lawsuit against 28 California wineries will not prevent Pennsylvania consumers from finding many of the wines on the shelves of their local wine and spirits stores, even though Kevin Hicks of Beverage Grade, who tested these wines, found “some very, very high levels of arsenic.”
FDA Recommends Approval Of New Drug To Treat Double ChinsAn FDA advisory panel unanimously recommends approval of an injectable drug called deoxycholic acid which dissolves fat. In studies of injections under the chin, MRI scans showed decreased fat over several weeks.
FDA Study Finds Little Evidence Of Antibiotics In MilkIn an encouraging development for consumers worried about antibiotics in their milk, a new Food and Drug Administration study showed little evidence of drug contamination after surveying almost 2,000 dairy farms.
FDA Issues Warning As Peanuts Found In Cumin SpiceHundreds of products are being pulled from store shelves after traces of peanut were found in cumin spice - a life-threatening danger to some people with peanut allergies.
Costco Recalling Black Pepper That May Contain SalmonellaThe company is recalling thousands of containers of black pepper because they may contain salmonella.
Behind The Scenes Of Sausage Making On New Year's DayNew Year’s Day is one of Uncle Charley’s favorite holidays.
Local Chinese Food Warehouse Investigated For Rat InfestationA local food warehouse is being investigated by the United States Food and Drug Administration.
Experts Share Tips On How To Get Rid Of Expired MedicationsIf you look in the medicine cabinet, chances are you will find some expired medications.
Consumer Reports Issues Buyer Beware Alert About Products Labeled “All Natural”The word "natural" has become a big buzzword on processed food packaging.