A head of an independent lab called on the FDA for better guidance, and said "it is of utmost importance that consumers have access to products that are safe and not contaminated."
The voluntary recall affects about 2,100 cases of its 10-ounce Classic Hummus, which was distributed across16 states. So far, there have been no reported cases of illness related to the recall, but here's how to check if you've been affected.
Biden administration health officials, including Dr. Anthony Fauci, are due to testify in the U.S. House of Representatives about vaccination efforts on Wednesday.
The U.S. continues to hold onto millions of doses of the AstraZeneca COVID vaccine to ensure "maximal flexibility" in vaccinating the American population. But some countries are begging for the doses to be moved abroad as the company awaits FDA approval.
Use of AstraZeneca's vaccine was paused by the Danish Health Authority as a precaution this week after reports about blood clots in people who received the vaccine, including one fatal case.
The company has previously been sued by more than 15,000 plaintiffs who allege that some of its baby powder product contained asbestos and caused ovarian cancer.
The single-shot vaccine is highly effective at preventing severe disease, according to data from a global trial involving around 44,000 people.
The company estimates that it will have 100 million doses ready by June. Pfizer and Moderna have promised 600 million by July.
The FDA-authorized kit provides results faster than widely used PCR tests.
The Quidel Quick-Vue At-Home COVID-19 Test "will provide patients with results within 10 minutes," according to the company behind it.
The vaccine could soon become the third COVID-19 shot to be approved for emergency use in the United States.
Beech-Nut, Gerber and other leading manufacturers of baby food are facing a growing number of class action lawsuits weeks after a Congressional report claimed that their products contain potentially dangerous levels of lead, mercury, arsenic and cadmium.
Tests have shown this emergency treatment to help reduce high-risk patients from becoming more severely ill.
The company said it plans to provide the U.S. government with doses of its one-shot jab "immediately" after approval.
"Alcohol-based hand sanitizers from Mexico offered for import are subject to heightened FDA scrutiny, and FDA staff may detain the shipment," the agency stated.
The Food and Drug Administration recalled the frozen treats made by Weis Markets over concerns the products could be "contaminated with extraneous material, specifically metal filling equipment parts."
America's top infectious disease specialist and incoming chief medical advisor to the Biden administration made the assertion as the U.S. struggles with vaccine roll-out setbacks.
The Utah senator on Friday stressed urgency in implementing a fuller vaccination process.
"If you were making sanitizer for your community at a limited capacity, this should not be something you have to deal with," said Becky Harris, president of the American Craft Spirits Association, prior to the reversal.
An investigation is underway after a potentially deadly levels of a mold byproduct were discovered in cat and dog food.
Of the more than 2 million people who have COVID vaccines, around a dozen have experienced allergic reactions.
Hypoglycemia, or those experiencing extremely-low blood sugar levels—especially from diabetes—can leave people unconscious or confused, the FDA says.
Former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb believes the new COVID-19 variant identified abroad is likely present in the U.S., although health officials have not yet detected it.
The FDA has approved a second COVID-19 vaccine, as health workers describe their optimism that the shots offer an end to the pandemic.
More than 5.9 million doses of Moderna's vaccine are expected to be delivered to governors for statewide allocation.
The health secretary described the vaccine as "exceptionally safe vaccine" and "shockingly effective."
"The American people are free add extra fruit, sugar, and make the crust especially thick," former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb tweeted Thursday while promoting a proposal to drop regulations on frozen cherry pies.
The FDA found 100 percent of the Amazon products ordered and 80 percent of the eBay products ordered contained dangerous pharmaceutical ingredients.
Currently, the FDA won't accept donations from gay, bisexual or queer men unless they've abstained from sex for three months prior to donating. No such requirements exist for women and heterosexual men.