The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) blocked a plan on Wednesday to make the morning after pill available to young teens without a prescription.
Ocean Spray on Friday expanded its ongoing recall of some of its Craisins dried cranberry products to include five more “Best By” code dates, because the packages could contain very small metal fragments.
Patients and doctors say sclerotherapy is a life changing procedure.
The FDA says there’s no proof that Avastin extends life or provides enough temporary benefit to outweigh the side effects.
Harvard University is stepping up its efforts to innovate.
Vertex in Cambridge has filed for Food and Drug Administration approval for its potential therapy for cystic fibrosis.
There is now a push to make nutritional information easier to understand, and more realistic in terms of what a serving size really represents today.
Sales of energy drinks are booming. But are they dangerous?
You may have noticed more and more products claiming to be gluten-free. Right now, these labels are not regulated and that’s something the FDA is looking to change.
Thousands of patients, doctors and hospitals are struggling with the worst drug shortage this country has ever seen.