New Jersey coronavirus lab
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Mack Rosenberg
February 29, 2020 - 12:19 pm
The FDA on Saturday approved New York’s coronavirus test, which the state developed after testing kits from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention proved unreliable in multiple cases.
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E-cigarette Juul
Calvin Mattheis/News Sentinel, Knoxville News Sentinel
March 13, 2019 - 2:27 pm
The Food and Drug Administration is moving to limit sales of most flavored e-cigarettes, trying to curb what it calls an “epidemic of youth vaping.”
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Schumer calls for ban on kid-friendly e-cigarette flavors
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March 10, 2019 - 9:42 pm
"I am publicly calling on Commissioner Gottlieb to ensure the ban on kid-friendly e-cig flavors is enacted within the month before he leaves," Schumer said.
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Fat Cat Kitchen CBD
WCBS 880
February 06, 2019 - 9:44 am
New York City is cracking down on the sale of food and drinks containing the cannabis derivative CBD.
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FDA Shutdown
Junfu Han/Detroit Free Press
January 14, 2019 - 4:11 pm
The partial government shutdown has put the Food and Drug Administration out of work for nearly three weeks, raising concerns about what consumers are feeding their families.
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CBD oil
Hillary Ojeda/Iowa City Press-Citizen
December 22, 2018 - 3:23 am
SEATTLE (AP) — The hemp industry still has work ahead to win legal status for hemp-derived cannabidiol, or CBD oil, as an ingredient in food or dietary supplements despite the big farm bill President Donald Trump signed this week designating hemp as an agricultural crop. CBD oils have become...
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dog food
December 04, 2018 - 1:04 pm
The FDA is warning pet owners about an expanded recall that now covers eight brands of dog food.
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Romaine Lettuce
November 20, 2018 - 3:34 pm
U.S. health officials are telling people to avoid eating romaine lettuce because of an E. coli outbreak that has sickened 32 people in 11 states.
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© Press Association
November 15, 2018 - 6:25 pm
The Food and Drug Administration announced a major attack on the tobacco industry Thursday.
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HENRY TAYLOR/The Jackson Sun
November 12, 2018 - 11:02 am
Shares of tobacco stocks were lower Monday morning amid reports that the Food and Drug Administration will announce a proposal to ban menthol cigarettes as soon as this week.
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