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FDA issues warning to Dollar Tree for receiving 'potentially unsafe drugs'

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The warning relates to Dollar Tree's "Assured" brand over-the-counter drugs along with other drug products.Read more

Do alternative diets work for pets like they do for people?

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Veterinarians say it’s not that simple and can sometimes even be dangerous.Read more

Smoked salmon recalled for potentially deadly food poisoning

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Testing showed the salmon must be stored frozen to be safe, but the packaging says it can be stored in the refrigerator.Read more


Company expands voluntarily recall of unbleached all-purpose flour

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ADM Milling Company said the national recall involved specific lots of its unbleached flour product in 5-pound and 25-pound packaging.Read more

Frozen raspberries, berry mixes recalled for possible Hepatitis A contamination

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The frozen berries were sold at ALDI and Raley's Family of Fine Stores under those stores' private labels.Read more

FDA approves 'breakthrough' drug for cystic fibrosis

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The treatment is approved for patients 12 years and older, the first for such a large group.Read more

US endorses tobacco pouches as less risky than cigarettes

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For the first time, U.S. health regulators have judged a type of smokeless tobacco to be less harmful than cigarettes, a decision that could open the door to other less...Read more

FDA issues another warning to throw out Performance Dog pet food

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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning pet owners to throw away any Performance Dog frozen raw pet food as fears mount that the animal food might make pets...Read more

Generic Zantac sold at major US stores recalled over cancer concerns

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A drugmaker has announced they are recalling some generic versions of the popular heartburn medication Zantac sold at Walgreens, Walmart, and Rite-Aid over concerns...Read more


More blood pressure meds recalled for presence of cancer-causing chemical

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The FDA has expanded its recall for drugs containing a cancer-causing chemical.Read more

Health experts back treatment for kids with peanut allergy

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Government experts on Friday backed an experimental treatment for children with peanut allergies that could become the first federally approved option for preventing...Read more