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Juul to eliminate social media accounts, stop retail sales of flavors

Nov 14, 2018 , CNN Health
The CEO of e-cigarette maker Juul announced plans Tuesday to eliminate some of its social media accounts and halt most retail sales of flavor products as part of a plan to restrict access to minors. The plan came in response to the US Food and Drug Administration's September announcement that it would investigate major e-cigarette makers and review their sales and marketing practices....
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U.S. physicians urge FDA to bolster labeling on high-sugar foods

Nov 14, 2018 , Reuters
The American Medical Association (AMA) is urging the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to ramp up labeling of high-sugar foods, it said in a statement on Tuesday....
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Losartan Latest BP Drug Recalled for Contamination

Nov 14, 2018 , WebMD
NDEA is found naturally in certain foods, drinking water, air pollution, and industrial processes, and it may cause cancer, according to the International Agency for Research on...
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As Dangerous Food Allergies Skyrocket In Kids, Scientists Wonder If Hypoallergenic Peanuts Could Be The Answer

Nov 14, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
“One kid in every classroom has some sort of food allergy,” said Dr. Scott Commins, an allergist and immunologist at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. “You put it on that sort of scale, you realize that we’re dealing with a huge issue that doesn’t seem to be going away.” Meanwhile, the FDA is considering adding sesame to the list of possible allergens that labels have to...
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Juul Withdraws Most Flavored E-Cigs From Market

Nov 14, 2018 , WebMD
Earlier in November, media reports suggested that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration would soon ban sales of most flavored electronic cigarettes in retail stores and gas stations across the United...
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FDA touts record-breaking number of October generic approvals

Nov 13, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
The Food and Drug Administration approved 110 generic drugs and tentatively approved 18 generic drugs for a total of 128 approval actions throughout the month of October. Read More...
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Nestle raises stake in food allergy drug developer Aimmune

Nov 13, 2018 , Reuters
The health science arm of Nestle SA will pay $98 million to raise its stake in Aimmune Therapeutics Inc, the drug developer said, as it prepares to submit a marketing application for its peanut allergy drug by the end of the year....
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Blood pressure drug recall expands again

Nov 13, 2018 , CNN Health
The US Food and Drug Administration says another heart medicine is being voluntarily recalled after tests showed that it was tainted with a potential cancer-causing chemical....
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FDA approved clobazam oral film formulation

Nov 10, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Sympazan is the first clobazam oral film formulation approved by the Food and Drug Administration, maker Aquestive Therapeutics said. Read More...
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FDA plans to launch new restrictions on e-cigarette flavors

Nov 10, 2018 , CNN Health
Taking on epidemic levels of teen e-cigarette use, the US Food and Drug Administration is expected to announce new restrictions on the sale of e-cigarette products....
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Juul to stop selling most e-cigarette flavors in retail shops in response to teen vaping

Nov 10, 2018 , CNBC Health
E-cigarette manufacturer Juul will stop selling fruity flavors like mango and cucumber from brick and mortar stores in response to the Food and Drug Administration's request to curb "epidemic" levels of teen...
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Whole Foods’ online delivery through Amazon picks up steam

Nov 10, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Amazon launched free two-hour delivery from Whole Foods through Prime Now across eight more cities, including Birmingham, Colorado Springs, Long Island, Milwaukee, Salt Lake City, San Antonio, Tacoma and Tulsa. Read More...
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U.S. to restrict e-cigarette flavors to fight teenage vaping 'epidemic'

Nov 09, 2018 , Reuters
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration next week will issue a ban on the sale of fruit and candy flavored electronic cigarettes in convenience stores and gas stations, an agency official said, in a move to counter a surge in teenage use of e-cigarettes....
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FDA to announce ban on flavored e-cigarettes as soon as next week - Washington Post

Nov 09, 2018 , Reuters
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is expected to announce a ban on the sale of flavored e-cigarettes in convenience stores and gas stations across the country as soon as next week, the Washington Post reported on Thursday....
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FDA announces new efforts to strengthen its expanded access program

Nov 09, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
The Food and Drug Administration commissioner, Scott Gottlieb, outlined ways the agency is improving its expanded access program. Read More...
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Primatene Mist gets OTC reintroduction

Nov 09, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Amphastar Pharmaceuticals is bringing its Primatene Mist back to OTC aisles following Food and Drug Administration approval for a new, CFC-free formulation of the OTC treatment for mild asthma. Read More...
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FDA plans to restrict flavored e-cigarette sales, ban menthol cigarettes from market

Nov 09, 2018 , CNBC Health
The Food and Drug Administration plans to limit sales of some flavored e-cigarettes to vape shops and move forward with a ban on menthol cigarettes, according to senior agency...
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BJ’s Wholesale Club piles on the deals for Thanksgiving

Nov 08, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
BJ’s Wholesale Club will be featuring deals on an extensive assortment of fresh food, décor and entertaining items, and same-day delivery on various products for the holiday meal. Read More...
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Giant Food Stores to acquire 5 Shop ‘N Save locations

Nov 08, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Giant Food Stores has entered into an agreement with Supervalu to acquire five of its Shop ‘N Save locations, which will be converted into Martin’s Food Market stores. Read More...
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Four types of Duncan Hines cake mix recalled due to salmonella outbreak

Nov 07, 2018 , CNN Health
A recall was issued for four types of Duncan Hines cake mix due to possible salmonella contamination, the US Food and Drug Administration said Monday....
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