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  1. Listeria: FDA finds problems at Ohio ice cream plantRead the original story

    Yesterday | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... down and recalled all products after listeria in its products was linked to three deaths. The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday released the results of the April investigation into Jeni's plant after a Freedom of Information request from The ...

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  2. Adios, Trans Fats: FDA Poised To Phase Out Artery-Clogging FatRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    Various food items that contained trans fats in November 2013. That month, the Food and Drug Administration first announced plans to ban partially hydrogenated vegetable oils from all food products.

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  3. Is There Drug Residue In Your Milk?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | MSN Healthy Living

    U.S. health regulators are reviewing current standards for assessing drug residues in milk sold to consumers, a move that could expand testing for veterinary drugs at a time of growing consumer concern over food safety, health officials say. The Food and Drug Administration is seeking by July 29 public feedback on a new tool to improve testing for drug residues in U.S.-produced milk and dairy products, a program that the agency has not updated since 1992 when it was first implemented.

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  4. American Feed Industry Assn Names Its Member Of The YearRead the original story

    36 min ago | Agri Marketing

    AMERICAN FEED INDUSTRY ASSN NAMES ITS MEMBER OF THE YEAR May 22, 2015 Source: American Feed Industry Association news release The American Feed Industry Association named Charles Starkey, Ph.D., of Balchem Animal Nutrition and Health, its Member of the Year during a ceremony at its board of directors meeting May 12-13, in Arlington, Va. Starkey is a staunch supporter of AFIA, known for providing leadership to strengthen the Safe Food/Safe Food program.

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  5. Listeria: FDA finds problems at Ohio ice cream plantRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... down and recalled all products after listeria in its products was linked to three deaths. The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday released the results of the April investigation into Jeni's plant after a Freedom of Information request from The ...

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  6. Choose the Right Certification for Food Safety and Match the Needs of ...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | PR.com

    Overview There are many certifications available, but which one is geared towards your industry or product? Why Should You Attend This webinar will focus on multiple certifications that are available for food safety certification and how to choose the right certification to pair with the needs of the organization. It will also provide the high level fundamentals that are needed to be in place in order to safely manufacture, package, and or handle food products to become certified.

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  7. Cory Gardner introduces bill aimed at making easier to get the pillRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Denver Post

    U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner on Thursday made good on his promise to push for over-the-counter contraceptives, introducing legislation aimed at making it easier for women to prevent unwanted pregnancies. The legislation encourages drug manufacturers of "routine-use contraceptives" to file an application with the Food and Drug Administration to sell their products over the counter.

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  8. West Hollywood Woman Sues Insurance Over Company's Alleged Refusal To Pay For DrugRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    ... in a constant state of distress for a long time now." Andre said she was thrilled when the U.S. Food and Drug Administration recently approved Harvoni, a daily pill shown to cure hepatitis C in more than 90 percent of patients. Andre's insurance ...

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  9. BPC Applauds House Energy and Commerce Committee for Passing...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... importance of providing additional resources to both the National Institutes of Health and the Food and Drug Administration to carry out the work in the bill, and the challenges associated with finding agreeable offsets to cover those costs. We ...

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  10. FDA: Inadequate cleaning, testing at Ohio ice cream plantRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WTOV9

    ... says it is making ice cream again and re-opening shops Friday after intensive cleaning. The Food and Drug Administration released the results of its investigation after a Freedom of Information request from The Associated Press. The report says ...

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  11. Tuna used in sushi eyed as source of salmonella outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    People have fallen ill - likely from raw tuna - in nine states: Arizona, California, Illinois, Mississippi, New Mexico, South Dakota, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin. Sushi is likely the culprit behind a salmonella outbreak that has sickened 53 people in nine states, including 31 in California alone.

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  12. Car accident puts inventor on his life's pathRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Jewish Journal

    ... with a major medical center to test it in the United States and is seeking approval from the Food and Drug Administration. Knowing that one of his inventions has the power to help someone makes Shachar happy, but it's not what drives him. "What ...

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  13. Researchers Identify Potentially Effective Treatment for Methamphetamine AddictionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bioscience Technology

    A new study by UCLA researchers has found that Naltrexone, a drug used to treat alcoholism, may also be a promising treatment for addiction to methamphetamine. "The results were about as good as you could hope for," said Lara Ray, a UCLA associate professor of psychology, director of the UCLA Addictions Laboratory and lead author of the new study.

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  14. FDA Proposes to Know More About Antibiotic Use in AnimalsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bioscience Technology

    The Food and Drug Administration is moving to collect more information on antibiotics used in animals that become meat. It's an effort to stem antibiotic-resistant diseases.

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  15. NuVascular Technologies Forms Business Advisory BoardRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    Medical device company NuVascular Technologies, Inc. has partnered with experienced business leaders Paul Sandman, Albert Budney and Mark Radtke to form a new business advisory board. The group brings diverse leadership experience from companies such as Boston Scientific, Niagara Mohawk Holdings and Integrys Energy Group.

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  16. Criminal Charges for ConAgra FoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | JD Journal

    ... pleading guilty to a misdemeanor charge with the largest-ever fine for a criminal charge. The Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention were able to trace the outbreak to the peanut butter. Stuart Delery was the ...

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  17. New weight loss product gets FDA approval for obeseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KCRG

    ... new hope for the nearly one-third of obese adult Americans in the form of a tiny implant. The Food and Drug Administration approved pacemaker-like device is implanted into the abdomen. It works by sending electrical pulses through the nerve pathway ...

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  18. FDA warned Blue Bell about contamination risk six years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Click2Houston

    The Food and Drug Administration warned Blue Bell creameries six years ago about a lack of precautionary measures in their facilities in both Brenham, Texas, and Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, according to newly released records. In a July 2009 inspection in Brenham, inspectors observed condensation from a pipe dripping into empty 3-gallon ice cream cartons prior to filling.

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  19. Study: 80% of sunscreens fall shortRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    ... oxybenzone and retinyl palmitate. EWG says the additives are harmful chemicals. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has called SPF values higher than 50 “inherently misleading.” The SPFs refer to protection from UVB rays. “The ...

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  20. Collins: 21st Cures Legislation will improve FDA hiring, clinical trialsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Grand Island Pennysaver

    U.S. Rep. Chris Collins, R-NY-27, released the following statement after the House energy and commerce committee approved H.R. 6, the 21st Century Cures Act. "This bipartisan legislation is the culmination of years of work and will help revolutionize how the health care industry fights rare diseases.

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