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Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb is stepping down after nearly two years leading the agency's response to a host of public health challenges, including the opioid epidemic, rising drug prices and underage vaping.
Southern Specialties Inc. is voluntarily recalling select bags of Marketside brand green beans and butternut squash because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.
Tyson Foods is recalling more than 36,000 pounds (16,329 kilograms) of chicken nuggets because they may be contaminated with rubber.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is alerting parents to the risks of jewelry used to relieve teething pain after a toddler died.
At least eight brands of dry dog foods are being recalled after the FDA said the food could contain toxic levels of vitamin D.
Pizza bagels, chewing gum and bottled water want to play a starring new role in our diets: Foods that can be called healthy.
U.S. regulators have expanded the use of Merck's cervical cancer vaccine to adults up to age 45.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently staged a surprise inspection and seized "over a thousand documents" at the headquarters of Juul, the nation's leading e-cigarette manufacturer, CBS San Francisco reports.
Rare but serious genital infections, as well as one death, have been reported in some patients taking a certain class of type 2 diabetes medicine, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration says.