FDA warns cats allergic to some flowers

Easter lilies are to cats what chocolate is to dogs, according to a new warning from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

The FDA on Monday warned cat owners not to have Easter lilies and other types of flowers in their homes, because they can be poisonous to cats, leading to vomiting and frequent urinating, and eventually destroy their kidneys.


New fire safety regs for hospitals

The Obama administration is looking to modernize the fire safety requirements at certain hospitals and other healthcare centers.

The proposed fire safety standards from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) address everything from automatic sprinkler systems to the size of patients' rooms and where to store medical equipment.