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After Baby Formula Scandal, FDA Announces New Unit Focused on Food Safety

Agency will also create a new Center for Excellence in Nutrition to better inform Americans about the nutritional value of everyday foods

FDA Says No to Regulating CBD Products as Supplements

How to regulate CBD supplements has become a pressing public health concern as the popularity of CBD supplements has exploded in the United States

Updated Booster Shots, Not Original COVID-19 Vaccines, Should Be Standard: FDA Panel

Committee members also weighed a proposal to streamline the dosing schedule for COVID-19 vaccines by turning them into annual shots

Top FDA Official Involved in Baby Formula Debacle Resigns

Frank Yiannas' role included developing policies on food safety and responding to outbreaks, but the infant formula shortage posed the greatest challenge

FDA Approves New Two-Drug Combo Medicine for Asthma

Medication is the first approved in the United States to contain an inhaled corticosteroid as a reliever rather than as a controller of asthma symptoms

Congressional Report Slams FDA, Drugmaker Over Approval of Alzheimer Drug Aduhelm

Controversy over Aduhelm stretches back to its June 2021 approval by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration

FDA Approves Sunlenca for Treatment-Resistant HIV

Sunlenca is the first capsid inhibitor approved for HIV

FDA Tobacco Unit Overloaded and Lacking Direction, Panel Says

Experts recommend agency leaders set clear objectives and expectations to prevent more 'detrimental’ effects on the agency's work and staff morale

FDA Food Safety Program Needs a Revamp: Panel

Program needs an overhaul with greater attention paid to strong leadership and a more proactive culture

FDA Approves First Gene Therapy for Adults With Hemophilia B

Benefits include decreased need for routine factor IX replacement prophylaxis and reduction in annualized bleeding rate