FDA Ignores 2 Million+ People Saying “No” to GMO Salmon

Center for Food Safety and others plan to sue the FDA over its recent approval of AquaBounty’s AquaAdvantage® salmon for human consumption.

FDA Won’t Make Food Companies Label GM Plant Foods

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said recently that it would not require labeling of genetically modified plants that have been approved for sale.

US Senator Joins Consumers in Outrage of FDA’s GM Salmon Approval

U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Connecticut, joins consumer groups in voicing concern over the newly approved genetically modified salmon.

FDA Finalizes Rules Designed to Prevent Food Poisoning Outbreaks

The FDA recently finalized rules designed to prevent outbreaks of foodborne illness caused by contaminated produce that sicken millions of Americans.

Tell the FDA What “Natural” Should Mean for Food Products

The FDA opened a 90-day comment period for the public to share its thoughts concerning how the word “natural” should be defined on food labels.

Obese Kids’ Health Improves After Just 9 Days Without Added Sugar

Reducing the amount of sugar that children consume for as little as 9 days is all it takes for youngsters’ health to start improving, a new study says.

Will Obama Name This Big Pharma Insider as Head of the FDA?

President Obama nominated Dr. Robert Califf as the new head of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, but Big Pharma ties has many people worrying.

GMOs Making You Sick? You Can File a Complaint with the FDA

Are you sick of unlabeled GMOs in our food? Let the FDA know. You can file a formal complaint. Let’s send them so many their servers bust!

New Medical Journal Report Criticizes 2015 Nutrition Guidelines

A BMJ report says the new federal nutrition guidelines recommended by a health expert lack the most recent dietary research and reinforce bad advice.

Health Experts will Meet This Week to Discuss the Dangers of ‘Essure’ Contraceptive Device

Federal health experts are taking another look at Essure, a permanent birth control device for woman that is associated with numerous serious side effects.

FDA Launching Overhaul of Food Safety Regulations to Help Prevent Food Poisoning Outbreaks

The FDA is making the most dramatic changes to its food safety regulations in more than a century in an effort to stave off outbreaks of food poisoning.

FDA Sends Warning Letters to Makers of Potentially Deadly Powdered Caffeine Products

The FDA recently sent a warning letter to 5 powdered caffeine manufacturers due to the likely possibility that people could overdose with a single teaspoon.

Yes – Animals Suffer from Genetically Modified Foods, Says Primatologist Jane Goodall

Primatologist Jane Goddall is confronting the National Press with her insights into genetically modified food and its negative effects on animal health.

“Hillbilly Heroin” OxyContin Approved for Use in Children

On Thursday, the FDA approved the powerful painkiller OxyContin for use in children ages 11 to 16 who have severe, long-term pain.

Food Companies are Trying to Hide Trans Fat in our Food, Despite FDA Ban

The FDA recently banned trans fats, but food companies are asking the FDA for permission to add less than a gram of fat to certain foods. Is it safe?

3 Ways Banned Trans Fats are Still Lurking in Your Food

The best way to avoid trans fats is to know where they are lurking. Here is a breakdown of the favorite hiding places of partially hydrogenated oils.

How This Loophole Allows Food Companies to Police Themselves

A decades-old loophole is allowing food companies to deem various food additives safe even though they may not be. And the FDA is allowing it.