Rep. Rosa DeLauro says the measure will help combat the nation's obesity epidemic.
Lawmakers want more information about safety lapses involving anthrax, small pox and bird flu.
Targiniq ER is the second oxycodone drug to be approved as an abuse deterren.
The GAO says it's too early to draw conclusions about false healthcare sign-ups.
The Connecticut lawmaker also said nicotine poisoning in children is on the rise.
Gallup says 58 percent of smokers say tax hikes on cigarettes are unjust but 71 percent of smokers...
A coalition of leading healthcare stakeholders is urging the White House to move forward with a...
Lawmakers appear unimpressed with the response to lapses involving anthrax and avian flu.
A committee on Friday approved a bill that would require regulators to make a swift decision.
Sen. Chris Coons (D-Del.) called on the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) to change its rule...
FDA wants authority to regulate tests for high-risk illnesses like cancer and Lyme disease.
Obama has come under criticism from Republicans for his use of executive actions.
The government says ObamaCare's efforts to close the drug "donut hole" have saved $11.5 billion.
The New York Times is calling for legal mariijuana nationwide.
Michael Farrell stepped down after heavy criticism of the agency for a number of safety lapses.
A new system will let hospitals look at real-time patterns of antibiotic resistance.
Scares involving anthrax, bird flu and small pox highlight a disturbing trend, according to a...
Federal health officials are urging consumers to avoid powdered pure caffeine sold over the...
CMS announced that only four categories of drugs would be subject to "prior authorization" under...
The ACA requires marketplace plans to have adequate networks, but "adequate" is an inexact term.
The legislation responds to a spike in child poisonings from liquid nicotine.
In many states, Republicans are showing a spirit of pragmatism about Medicaid expansion.
The new regs are in response to tainted drugs linked to a meningitis outbreak that killed 64.
"With advertising that uses sex and sex appeal, youth are drawn to these products in hopes they...