Products that have been injected with foreign DNA are considered by the USDA to be genetically engineered, but not products with deleted DNA.
Citing a lack of financial resources, a marijuana-opposition group in Colorado has abandoned its efforts to limit the amount of THC in legal pot products.
On July 8, the House approved an agreement between itself and the Senate intended to tackle the burgeoning opioid crisis in America.
If California voters approve a ballot initiative in November legalizing recreational marijuana, the state stands to bring in $1 billion in taxes.
An Illinois county judge has ordered the state to include PTSD as a qualifying condition for medical marijuana following a lawsuit filed by an Iraq war vet.
A provision in the VA’s annual budget bill that would have allowed VA doctors to recommend medical marijuana to veterans was pulled at the last minute.
The Kaiser Family Foundation is warning that Obamacare insurance premiums are set to go up yet again, making life more difficult for many.
Two drug companies must pay $67 million to settle allegations that they deceptively marketed a cancer drug and gave doctors illegal kickbacks.
After hearing arguments both for and against drug advertising on TV, 57% of poll-takers said they support removing prescription drug ads from TV.
From sales drops to overall poor public image, here are 9 documented financial risks of doing business with biotech giant Monsanto.
Researchers have created human-pig embryos that they hope will someday result in more transplantable human organs. Ethical?
Starting June 6, 2015 chain restaurants in New York City must include a symbol next to dishes containing excessive amounts of salt, or they can be fined $200,
Taiwan has recalled Quaker Oats after glyphosate was detected in amounts exceeding the nation’s legal limits in 10 out of 36 products.
Many scientists don’t think cell phones emit enough radiation to cause cancer, but a new study may make believers out of the biggest skeptics.
A new implant designed to help people wean off of heroin and other opioid drugs has been approved by the FDA and could be available in a month.
The first case of an infection caused by bacteria that is resistant to ALL antibiotics has been found in Pennsylvania, and more cases may be out there.
Economist Jim O’Neill has finally released a report which lays out a plan for tackling the dire problem of antimicrobial resistance.