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3481 Articles Matching "food"

Hill's Expands Dog Food Recall

Mar 24, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Hill's Expands Dog Food RecallCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/22/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/22/2019 12:00:00...
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U.S. Customs details China pork seizure; importers could pay fine

Mar 23, 2019 , Reuters
U.S. border agents said they have seized 1 million pounds (453,592 kg) of food products from China this month, rather than 1 million pounds of pork as they had previously announced, as they work to keep out African swine fever....
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Almost 70,000 pounds of Tyson chicken strips recalled

Mar 23, 2019 , CNN Health
Tyson Foods is recalling chicken strips that may contain metal, federal food safety officials said Thursday....
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10 Tools For Fighting Aflatoxin, Which Causes Liver Cancer And Childhood Stunting

Mar 23, 2019 , Forbes
Soil treatment, investments in biodiversity, climate change mitigation, improved food handling, crowdsourced science, and...
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Health Tip: Reading Food Labels for Diabetics

Mar 23, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Health Tip: Reading Food Labels for DiabeticsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/21/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/21/2019 12:00:00...
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Tyson recalls tons of chicken strips for possible metal contamination

Mar 23, 2019 , Reuters
Tyson Foods is recalling some 69,000 pounds of frozen, ready-to-eat chicken strips that may have been contaminated with metal, the top U.S. meat processor said on Friday, marking its second recall this year....
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FDA rejects Sanofi-Lexicon add-on pill for type 1 diabetes

Mar 23, 2019 , Reuters
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration declined to approve a drug developed by Sanofi SA and Lexicon Pharmaceuticals Inc intended for use with insulin in patients with type 1 diabetes, the companies said on Friday....
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BJ’s Wholesale Club donates $50,000 to Feeding Tampa Bay

Mar 23, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
BJ’s Wholesale Club’s $50,000 donation to Feeding Tampa Bay through its BJ’s Charitable Foundation will help provide fresh food to those who do not have access to it. Read More...
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Buyer Beware: Seafood 'Fraud' Rampant, Report Says

Mar 22, 2019 , WebMD
Popular and pricey fish like sea bass and snapper had the highest levels of mislabeling -- 55% for sea bass and 42% for...
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CBD Products Now Available at CVS in 8 States

Mar 22, 2019 , WebMD
The products will be sold in store aisles, according to a CVS spokesman, who added that the drugstore chain is not selling any supplements or food additives containing...
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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health’ Surprise! Fixing Surprise Medical Bills Is Harder Than it Looks

Mar 22, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Joanne Kenen of Politico, Anna Edney of Bloomberg News and Alice Miranda Ollstein of Politico join KHN’s Julie Rovner to discuss the efforts to curb “surprise” medical bills to patients who inadvertently get out-of-network care; a look at where the 2020 presidential candidates stand on health; and the Trump administration’s efforts to end HIV in the U.S. Also, Rovner interviews Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, who is leaving his job in early April....
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Prescribing Healthy Food In Medicare/Medicaid Is Cost Effective, Could Improve Health Outcomes

Mar 21, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
A team of researchers modeled the health and economic effects of healthy food prescriptions in Medicare and Medicaid. The study, published today in PLOS Medicine, finds that health insurance coverage to offset the cost of healthy food for Medicare and/or Medicaid participants would be highly cost ef......
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New Treatments Might Provide Hope To Patients With Rare Genetic Disease That Turns Tissue Into Bone

Mar 21, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The genetic disease, fibrodysplasia ossificans, in which the body’s machinery for healing goes awry, growing immovable bone where it doesn’t belong, had been languishing as nothing more than a medical curiosity. But a community of patient advocates rallied, and now there are three medicines in human trials, the most advanced of which could win Food and Drug Administration approval next year. In other public health news: weight lifting, primate emotions, the "bliss point" in food, and...
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FDA allows sale of certain blood pressure drugs amid shortage

Mar 21, 2019 , Reuters
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday said it will temporarily allow certain manufacturers to sell blood pressure medications containing specified levels of a probable cancer-causing impurity in order to maintain adequate supplies of the drug....
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Wellness Natural Pet Food intros grain-free dry dog food

Mar 21, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Wellness Core Six is crafted with just six main ingredients and available in four recipes — free-range lamb, cage-free duck, sustainably-sourced salmon and sustainably-sourced salmon for small breeds. Read More...
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Jazz Pharma's sleep disorder treatment gets FDA nod

Mar 21, 2019 , Reuters
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Jazz Pharmaceuticals Plc's treatment for patients with a form of sleep disorder, the company said on Wednesday....
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FDA Approves ZULRESSO™ (brexanolone) Injection For Postpartum Depression Following Three Clinical Trials Led By UNC Researcher

Mar 21, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved ZULRESSO (brexanolone) injection today for the treatment of postpartum depression (PPD) after reviewing the results from three multicenter, randomized, double-blind, parallel-group, placebo-controlled trials in the U.S. Results from the placebo co......
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Prescriptions for healthy food might save lives - and money

Mar 20, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Healthy food prescriptions written for Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries might lower the risk of costly chronic illnesses, such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease, and at the same time lower the costs of care, a new study suggests....
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FDA puts partial hold on clinical trials of AbbVie's cancer drug

Mar 20, 2019 , Reuters
AbbVie Inc said on Tuesday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration placed a partial clinical hold on all trials of its cancer drug Venclexta for multiple myeloma, after a review of data found a higher proportion of deaths in the Venclexta arm of the late-stage study....
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J&J and Sientra get FDA warning letters over breast implants

Mar 20, 2019 , Reuters
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued warning letters to Sientra Inc and a Johnson & Johnson unit for failing to comply with the post-approval study requirements for their breast implants....
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