Mar 23, 2012 By the end of the month, the Federal Drug Administration needs to decide whether to ban BPA in food and drink containers. Bisphenol A makes plastic more pliable, but some scientists say it may have adverse effects on human health.
Feb 2, 2012 Becoming a public company also means Facebook will be facing more scrutiny, from investors, sure -- but also from government regulators.
Jan 17, 2012 Newly appointed head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Richard Cordray, speaks about the priorities on the table for the organization.
Jan 11, 2012 European officials are reportedly on the verge of blocking a deal to create the world's biggest stock exchange.
Dec 7, 2011 Today, the FDA decides whether to sell the morning after pill over-the-counter. Over-the-counter drugs can often make drug makers a lot more money than prescriptions.
Jan 11, 2012 Reporter Amy Scott discusses how the FDA's ruling will affect overall sales of the drug.
Nov 11, 2011 This final note today, in which I stand up for what really counts as licorice and what doesn't. It comes by way of an FDA report that adults over...
Jun 14, 2011 Predictive Medical Technologies has come up with an algorithm that can predict if a patient will have a heart attack within 24 hours. So far, the...
May 12, 2011 How does a prescription for Lipitor turn into one for Zyrtec? Or the diabetes drug Avandia get mistaken for the potentially deadly blood thin...
Feb 17, 2011 The Senate banking committee today is questioning regulators of the Dodd-Frank law to gauge how much they've improved the financial system. The law...