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FDA Alert About Jerky Pet Treats

There’s a new federal health alert for dog owners.

10/22/2013

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FDA Alerts Pet Owners, Vets To Possible Link Between Jerky Treats, Dogs Getting Sick

There’s a new federal health alert for dog owners. Several brands of the jerky treats were voluntarily removed from store shelves back in January.

10/22/2013

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Breast Cancer Breakthrough Helps Minimize Surgeries

Joy Taylor is about to have a lumpectomy. Her doctor is using a new FDA-approved device that helps breast cancer patients avoid additional surgery.

09/13/2013

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Should Allergy Drug Nasacort Be Over-the-Counter?

A local doctor caused a stir at an open hearing at the Food and Drug Administration about the switch of prescription allergy drug Nasacort AQ to over-the-counter.

08/14/2013

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Whole Foods Pimiento Cheese Spread Recall

Whole Foods has issued a recall alert.

07/18/2013

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FDA To Set Limit On Arsenic In Apple Juice

It’s one of the most popular drinks among children. In recent years, many parents and consumer groups have expressed their concern about arsenic in apple juice.

07/12/2013

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FDA Approves New Obesity Drugs

Could the key to weight loss be in the brain? That’s what drug makers are banking on with the FDA approval of new drugs designed to make you think you’re full.

06/11/2013

Frozen Pizza Recall

Nestle Pizza Company is recalling some pizzas, due to plastic pieces that could be in them.

05/03/2013

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High-Tech Inhaler Uses GPS, WiFi To Keep Allergy Diary

Duffy Minges never leaves her home without her asthma inhaler.

04/10/2013

Rich Products Recalls Food For Possible E. Coli

Rich Products is recalling more than two dozen products for possible E. Coli contamination.

04/05/2013

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FDA Considers Changes To Meat Labels In Grocery Stores

Meat — beef, poultry, veal and lamb — are found in almost every American’s grocery cart, but do you want to know where that meat comes from?

04/04/2013

Natura Pet Products Recalls Dry Cat, Dog Food

Natura Pet Products is recalling some of its dry pet food due to possible salmonella contamination.

04/01/2013

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FDA Issues Warning For Henna Tattoos

You may think that henna tattoo you or your child got at the beach is only temporary.

03/26/2013

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Popcorn Warehouse Shut Down By Health Department

The health department has shut down a local popcorn shop.

KDKA-TV–03/13/2013

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Whole Foods To Require GMO Labels On Food

Health food grocery chain Whole Foods Market has pledged to label all Genetically Modified foods by 2018.

03/09/2013

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