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FDA Seeks Pet Owner Help On Dangerous Jerky Treats

The Food and Drug Administration is trying to solve a stubborn mystery surrounding the deaths of almost 600 dogs that ate jerky treats, and officials are hoping pet owners and veterinarians can help them figure out what exactly may be causing the illnesses.

10/23/2013

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FDA Approves Botox To Treat Crow’s Feet

If you have a high school reunion coming up, here’s a medical development that you may want to keep an eye on.

09/16/2013

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Insects In Yogurt Are Legal

How can insects be allowed into the food we eat? The answer is, because they are.

09/04/2013

Chicken Mole

Free Range Not So Free

If you’re paying more to see the words free and range on the label, you might be surprised by what the law says that means.

08/30/2013

Gluten Free

What Does Gluten-Free Really Mean?

In order to be labeled gluten free, a product must have less than 20 parts per million of gluten, a level low enough that it won’t cause a health reaction for most people with celiac.

08/27/2013

Vineland Restaurants

South Jersey Town Boasts Most Sanitary Restaurants In America

Since the program’s inception, only about 450 of the nation’s roughly 3,000 health departments have attempted the program and Vineland is first to become fully certified.

08/22/2013

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Contaminated Ice

You keep your food on ice to keep the food from going bad. But what keeps the ice from going bad?

07/23/2013

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Health: Drug Gets Pulled Away From Families, Children Now Struggling

3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl explains what happened, and why families are so desperate.

07/15/2013

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Sunscreen Label Changes Make It Easier To Choose Correct Product

With skin cancer rates on the rise, choosing sunscreen is an important job that needs to be done correctly.

07/14/2013

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Health: Tobacco Companies Introduce Their First Electronic Cigarettes

They’ve been on the market for years, but as Health Watch reporter Stephanie Stahl show us, this is the first time tobacco companies are getting in the game.

07/02/2013

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Health: New Treatment To Help Injuries Heal Faster

There’s a new, easy and more convenient way to help injuries heal faster.

05/31/2013

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U.S. Files Lawsuit Against Philadelphia Food Warehouse After Urine, Feces Found Inside

The suit was filed against New Rich City Trading Corporation, as well as president and owner, Ms. Xiaoping Sun, and manager, Mr. Si Yan Chuen.

05/29/2013

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New Meat Labeling Rules Go Into Effect In U.S.

Shoppers in the U.S. will soon have more information about where their meat comes from after new federal labeling rules went into effect Thursday.

05/28/2013

FDA Regulations Change Sunscreen Packaging

“They’re trying to make sense for the public, to make it simple for them,” Dr. Antony Benedetto said.

05/23/2013

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3 On Your Side: Not Quite Ice Cream

As 3 On Your side consumer reporter Jim Donovan finds ice cream is having an identity crisis!

05/15/2013

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