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FDA Launching Anti-Smoking Campaign Aimed at Youth

(WASHINGTON) — The Food and Drug Administration is using ads that depict yellow teeth and wrinkled skin to show the nation's at-risk youth the costs associated...

FDA Revising Food Nutrition Labels

It's been 10 years in the making, but the agency sent guidelines for re-doing the nutrition label to the White House for review

FDA Says Nutrition Facts Label Will Get a Makeover

(WASHINGTON) — After 20 years, the nutrition facts label on the back of food packages is getting a makeover. Knowledge about nutrition has evolved since the...

FDA Urges Doctors to Cap Acetaminophen Doses

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) says physicians should stop prescribing combination drugs with more than 325 milligrams (mg) of acetaminophen. ...

FDA Questions Antibacterial Soap Claims

The FDA says antibacterial soaps and body washes may be linked to hormone imbalance and may cause bacteria to become resistant to drugs