FDA won cheers from the public health community today in announcing its final determination that partially hydrogenated oil is no longer recognized as safe.
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The FDA is working to gain authority as science on products grows, as reported in the May 2015 issue of The Nation's Health newspaper.
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Consumers will soon better know the nutrition content of food at chain restaurants and other food retailers, thanks to a new menu labeling rule announced today by FDA.
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A young man walks up to a convenience store counter and asks for a pack of cigarettes. He throws some money on the counter, but the cashier says, “That’s not enough.”
FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg spoke to Public Health Newswire about National Public Health Week, current FDA goals and how the U.S. can become the healthiest nation in one generation.
Yesterday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration proposed changes to its Nutrition Facts label for the first time since its introduction to U.S. consumers in 1993.
The Food and Drug Administration changed the conversation about national tobacco prevention Tuesday, putting the focus directly on children.