FDA Puts Strict Limits On Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 VaccineThe FDA said in a statement that the change is being made because of the risk of a rare and dangerous clotting condition called thrombosis with thrombocytopenia syndrome (TTS) after receiving the vaccine.
FDA Authorizes First Covid-19 Breath TestThe FDA said the InspectIR Covid-19 Breathalyzer, which is about the size of a piece of carry-on luggage, can be used in medical offices and mobile testing sites. It can give results in less than three minutes.
FDA Warns Parents Of Certain Powdered Baby Formula After Reports Of 4 Bacterial InfectionsThe US Food and Drug Administration on Thursday cautioned people to avoid certain powdered infant formulas that may be tied to bacterial infections in four babies who were hospitalized.
FDA Grants Emergency Use Authorization For Pfizer's COVID-19 Vaccine For Kids Ages 5 To 11The CDC still has to give the final OK before kids ages 5 to 11 can actually receive their doses.
FDA Lowers Voluntary Sodium Guidelines, But Not To Recommended LevelsThe US Food and Drug Administration said Wednesday it will be lowering its targets for sodium content in processed, packaged, and prepared foods, but not to levels recommended for cutting the risk of heart attack and stroke.
FDA Approves Much-Debated Alzheimer’s Drug Panned By ExpertsThe Food and Drug Administration said it granted approval to the drug from Biogen based on results that seemed “reasonably likely” to benefit Alzheimer's patients.
New Round Of Warnings Issued By FDA Operation Quack Hack Regarding Bogus COVID-19 ProductsA new round of warnings has been issued by the FDA's Operation Quack Hack which is designed to go after bogus COVID-19 products.
COVID In Philadelphia: CHOP Doctor On FDA Advisory Panel Says 'We Reached Right Conclusion' Endorsing Pfizer VaccineFreezers are in place to receive the first batches of vaccine.
FDA Warning Some Hand Sanitizers May Not Be Safe, May Contain Menthanol Or Wood AlcoholAccording to the FDA, nine different brands of sanitizer made in Mexico could be toxic because they may contain methanol or wood alcohol.
Coronavirus Latest: FDA Lifting Restrictions For Blood Donations From Gay Men Due To Short SupplyGay men will now be allowed to give blood three months after the last time they had sex.
FDA Issues New Label Guidelines Requiring Manufacturers Show Nutrition Facts For Entire Package, Single ServingThe new label guidelines will help clear confusion on the exact calorie count contained in an entire package of food.
FDA Warning Dollar Tree About Selling 'Potentially Unsafe Drugs'Now, in its warning letter to Dollar Tree, the FDA is requesting that the company implement a system to ensure that it does not import adulterated drugs.
FDA Recalls Dog Food Over Salmonella ConcernsThe United States Food and Drug Administration is warning pet owners to stay away from Performance Dog frozen raw pet food.
FDA Unveils Graphic Health Warnings It Wants To Add To Cigarette Packages To Deter SmokingCigarette labels were last updated in 1984 to include a warning on the side of the box from the surgeon general.
Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Pig Ear Dog Treats Sickens 93 People In 27 States, Including PennsylvaniaThe FDA says people are handling the treats, then eating or preparing food without washing their hands first.