The Food and Drug Administration says there is no evidence that antibacterial chemicals used in liquid soaps and washes help prevent the spread of germs, and there is some evidence they may pose health risks.
Rosemary Stockinger sees a dermatologist to treat the red blotches on her face.
Lisa Ferguson puts the finishing touches on a fruited bread pudding at her fabled Table Catering Shop on the North Side. The bread pudding doesn’t have any trans fats, and there are very few in the icing.
There’s a new federal health alert for dog owners.
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.
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.
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.
Whole Foods has issued a recall alert.
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.
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.
Nestle Pizza Company is recalling some pizzas, due to plastic pieces that could be in them.
Duffy Minges never leaves her home without her asthma inhaler.
Rich Products is recalling more than two dozen products for possible E. Coli contamination.
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?
Natura Pet Products is recalling some of its dry pet food due to possible salmonella contamination.