U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Sanders sees moment may be right for drug importation bill

He’s pushed the idea for years. Now some Republicans, including the president, have signaled an openness to taking on drugmakers.

NRDC Report: Potentially unsafe chemicals in food threaten public health

Federal protections to keep potentially unsafe chemicals out of our foods are woefully inadequate and may be putting the health of Americans at risk, a Natural Resources Defense Council investigation found.

FDA announces revised key provisions of proposed FSMA rule language affecting farmers

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently announced that they will propose revised rule language and open another comment period on two Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) rules, Produce Safety and Preventive Controls for Human Food.

Vermont Health Department monitors multistate meningitis outbreak

The Vermont Department of Health has alerted health care providers and continues to closely monitor the multistate investigation of meningitis and stroke linked to a contaminated epidural steroid injection (medication injected into the spine).