Stacey Vanek Smith
Dec 17, 2013 Antibacterial products are a billion dollar industry. But the FDA is asking makers of antibacterial soap to prove their product is more effective than regular soap.
Nov 26, 2013 The problem with mail-order DNA tests.
Nov 25, 2013 The Food and Drug Administration is cracking down on the nation's biggest at-home DNA test kit company
Nov 19, 2013 There have been seven cases of type B meningitis at the university since March.
Nov 7, 2013 The FDA says trans fat is officially bad, and that poses a challenge to makers of processed foods that still depend on them.
Oct 25, 2013 Painkillers are some of the most abused drugs on the market. The FDA has been looking for ways to stem that abuse.
Jul 24, 2013 The Food and Drug Administration says products marketed as natural or homeopathic treatments for diabetes can be dangerous.
Jun 5, 2013 The FDA is expected to take another look at controversial diabetes drug Avandia after researchers at Duke have concluded the drug doesn't increase the risk of cardiovascular death as previously reported.
Apr 16, 2013 OxyContin is supposed to come off patent and generic drug makers are excited. But, the FDA may put a stop to it all to wait for safer pills.