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Ready-to-eat sushi, salads and spring rolls recalled over listeria fears

Ready-to-eat sushi, salads and spring rolls sold by major retailers across much of the U.S. are being recalled by Fuji Food Products due to possible listeria contamination, the company said in a statement posted by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Concerns about possible metal, plastic contamination lead to cottage cheese recall

Breakstone's has recalled 9,500 cases of cottage cheese due to the potential presence of pieces of red plastic and metal inside the product.

Health officials disclose another romaine outbreak, now over

U.S. health officials disclosed another food poisoning outbreak linked to romaine lettuce, but they said it appears to be over.

Hospitals could face shortage of critical surgical tools, FDA warns

Hospitals could soon face shortages of critical surgical tools because several plants that sterilize the equipment have been shut down, government health officials warn.
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CVS stops sale of heartburn drugs with suspect contaminant

CVS has halted sales of popular heartburn treatment Zantac and the store generic version after warnings by U.S. health regulators.

Government will propose banning flavors used in e-cigarettes

President Donald Trump said Wednesday his administration will propose banning thousands of flavors used in e-cigarettes to combat a recent surge in underage vaping.

US makes new push for graphic warning labels on cigarettes

U.S. health officials are making a new attempt at adding graphic images to cigarette packets to discourage Americans from lighting up.

US to set up plan allowing prescription drugs from Canada

The Trump administration said Wednesday it will set up a system to allow Americans to legally import lower-cost prescription drugs from Canada, weakening a longstanding ban that had stood as a top priority for the politically powerful pharmaceutical industry.

Taco seasoning recalled due to possible salmonella contamination

Williams Foods LLC has voluntarily recalled two taco seasoning products due to the possibility that it could be contaminated with Salmonella.

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