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Fear the Burn

Not all sunscreens are created equal. That's the message being pushed by the Food and Drug Administration, which this summer will start requiring makers to say...

Timeline: The Battle For Plan B

On Monday, the Obama administration announced it is ending its fight to keep age restrictions on the morning-after pill. The Department of Justice will no longer...

FDA Proposes New Tanning Bed Warnings

If the FDA gets its way, tanning beds may soon feature labels warning young people to steer clear of the machines and their jolts of UV radiation. “Using...

FDA Approves First Bionic Eye

It won't restore sight completely, but allows sight-impaired individuals to detect light and dark. On Thursday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

Can 5 Hour Energy Kill You?

Federal officials have received reports that detail 13 deaths allegedly linked to 5-Hour Energy within the past four years.

Are Energy Drinks Fatally Caffeinated?

One family is suing an energy drink maker after a 14-year old died soon after consuming the caffeinated beverages. In the last three years, five people died...