Articles for Tag: "FDA"

U.S. Senator Dick Durbin seeks ban on e-cigarette marketing to kids 
U.S. Senator Dick Durbin seeks ban on e-cigarette marketing to kids
Vape companies sell products that look like USB flash drives, juice boxes, candies and cookies. Take a look. Can you tell the difference?
Could this replace typical cancer treatment? 
Could this replace typical cancer treatment?
The FDA recently approved a gene-altering therapy that could usher in a new age for a wide swath of diseases. An oncologist weighs in.
Medication and grapefuit juice: A dangerous combination?  Featured
Medication and grapefuit juice: A dangerous combination?
The drink has long been known to interfere with some prescriptions, but the full list may surprise you.
What does salt do to your brain? 
What does salt do to your brain?
You’re likely consuming more than you should, and it might be more harmful than you think.
Step away from the cookie dough 
Step away from the cookie dough
The FDA warns of new dangers associated with eating raw batter. Contaminated flour could make you and your family sick.
FDA approves flu vaccine for elderly 
FDA approves flu vaccine for elderly
This new vaccination may be more effective for older adults thanks to an added substance.
FDA approves first sexual dysfunction pill for women 
FDA approves first sexual dysfunction pill for women
Addyi is the first medication to treat hypoactive sexual desire disorder during menopause.