posted on October 4, 2013 at 3:54 PM
Just as flu season gets underway, officials at The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention claim their efforts to prevent disease outbreaks are severely limited due to the shutdown. The Food and Drug Administration has suspended most routine...
posted on May 3, 2013 at 4:21 PM
There is no shortage of products available for caffeine-craving consumers nowadays. But the introduction of caffeinated chewing gum has spurred concerns by the federal government about the well-being of children in relation to such...
posted on January 11, 2013 at 7:22 PM
Workers detonate explosives hoping to improve navigation on the Mississippi River. The FDA proposes the most sweeping reforms to food safety rules in more than 70 years. The Agriculture Department releases its latest estimates on global supply and...
posted on December 21, 2012 at 12:23 PM
An Associated Press review has found that the Food and Drug Administration has not ruled on nearly 3,500 product applications.
posted on December 7, 2012 at 12:16 PM
Aquabounty is the only U.S. company publicly seeking approval for a genetically modified animal that's raised to be eaten by humans.