US Clears Breakthrough Gene Therapy For Childhood LeukemiaOpening a new era in cancer care, U.S. health officials on Wednesday approved a breakthrough treatment that genetically engineers patients' own blood cells into an army of assassins to seek and destroy childhood leukemia.
FDA Proposes Less Nicotine In Cigarettes To Fight AddictionThe FDA will attempt to regulate the level of nicotine in cigarettes for the first time ever, with the hope of lowering cigarette addiction.
Bad News For Your Guilty Pleasure: FDA Warns Against Eating Raw Cookie DoughMany people infected with the bacteria suffer bloody diarrhea and abdominal cramps. Kidney failure is also possible. At least 10 people have been hospitalized due to the outbreak. No deaths have been reported.
New FDA Rules Will Put Calorie Labels On Nearly EverythingLike it or not, calorie counts are coming to restaurant menus, convenience store sandwiches and more as the Food and Drug Administration announced new calorie labeling rules on Tuesday.
FDA Warns Tattoo Ink Can Cause InfectionThinking about getting inked? Check the bottle first.
Health Insurers Reject Marijuana Coverage Due To Conflicting LawsPatients who use medical marijuana for pain and other chronic symptoms can take an unwanted hit: Insurers don't cover the treatment, which costs as much as $1,000 a month.
FDA Investigating Safety Of Monster Energy DrinksThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration says it's investigating reports of five deaths and a non-fatal heart attack linked to highly caffeinated Monster Energy Drinks.
Court Upholds Block on Graphic Cigarette Warnings