Be careful of promises of vaginal rejuvenation. In an official statement, Scott Gottlieb, FDA commissioner, says the agency found many devices that claim to promote rejuvenation have terrible side effects.
The United States makes a move to protect itself from bioterrorism as the FDA approves a drug that treats smallpox. Naturally occurring smallpox has long been eliminated, but there are concerns of the lethal disease being used for terrorism.
Excessive underarm sweating can be an extremely uncomfortable condition, so FDA's approval of a promising new treatment for it is godsend. The Dermira-produced treatment is just topical wipes that patients can simply apply at home.
FDA, CDC, and state officials worked together to trace last spring's E. coli outbreak to contaminated canal water in Yuma region in Arizona. The illness flare-up that killed five people across the country is now confirmed as over.
In a landmark move, the United States Food and Drug Administration approved prescription medicine with marijuana for the very first time. Epidiolex is expected to treat epilepsy-related seizures.
The Food and Drug Administration warns people to steer clear of sunscreen pills, saying it has not been proven to help in sun protection. The agency has already sent warning letters to companies who are marketing their products falsely.
Say goodbye to migraines. FDA recently approved the first ever drug that can prevent migraines, Aimovig, which is slated to be released in a week.
There are over 100 post-market safety events in more than 200 prescription drugs approved by the FDA from 2001 through 2010
FDA approves new drug for ALS treatment that costs $145,524 annually.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced on Thursday that it will allow the marketing of 23andMe Personal Genome Service Genetic Health Risk (GHR) tests to give consumers information regarding their risk to certain diseases.
A 12-ounce serving of Black Insomnia coffee has four times the amount of caffeine in a regular cup and is 1.7 times over the recommended daily caffeine limit set by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Is it about time we genetically engineer dogs? This is what David Ishee thinks as he started to make his way towards gene editing for stronger, healthier dogs. However, with regulations blocking his way, it will not be an easy quest.
Scientists who have been researching gene-editing may be disappointed in the eve of the new administration. A last-minute proposal will be addressing CRISPR and other cutting-edge technologies in the field of medicine.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in the United States announced that powdered medical gloves pose harm to patients and doctors alike. As a result, powdered medical gloves are now banned in the country.
Several companies are recalling their products, including waffle mix, crepe mix, kettle chips and macaroni and cheese, after the Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) detected salmonella in the manufacturing facility where their milk powder ingredient were made.