The Government should restrict marketing by stopping junk food adverts from being shown on TV before the 9pm watershed.
The Food and Drug Administration has issued a "black box warning" on nearly 400 drugs, the strongest alert it can issue.
The agency said its decision to expand blood screening in the United States was, in part, based on concerns about more cases of local transmission in Florida,
Federal restrictions limiting legal cannabis to one source are slowing research.
On World Blood Donor Day, LGBT activists ask federal health officials to reverse an antiquated public health policy enforced at the height of the AIDS crisis.
New FDA rules will require manufacturers to disclose how much sugar has been added to processed foods.
The nuts had pushed the bars over the legal fat limit for the term "healthy" to apply, but the company CEO says those regulations are outdated.
Here are five foods that were once villains of nutritional science but are now OK to eat again.
A new report finds it takes an average of 10 months for the federal regulatory agency to sign off on sales of new pharmaceuticals.
In response to an emergency request from the CDC, the FDA will provide the new antibody test to certified labs in the U.S.
Signiﬁcant obstacles discourage pharma companies from devoting the power needed to develop a patentable drug to take the plant's place.
Advocacy groups say there are still dangerous chemicals in use, though.
Gay men can now donate blood 12 months after their last sexual contact with another man.
A group of experts say the agency's stance on limiting the use of power morcellators forces women to undergo more invasive and risky procedures.
Public health officials are cracking down on produce farmers and foreign food importers.
Attorneys generals in 33 states sent a letter to the health regulator on Tuesday urging immediate action.
One in six Americans are sickened every year from food-borne diseases, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
An insurance company reports patients on preexposure prophylaxis (PrEP) have remained free of the virus.
A video game that could replace drugs for mental illness will have to wait years before the FDA approves it.
The agency says the product poses risk for overdose, and possibly death.