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From “joke hour” to “digital therapeutics” an evolution of gaming in healthcare

FROM “JOKE HOUR” TO “DIGITAL THERAPEUTICS” AN EVOLUTION OF GAMING IN HEALTHCARE

As videogames have become mainstream and emerged from the dimly-lit arcade rooms of years past, gaming technology has found increasing...

Manufacturer recalls ‘dairy free' dessert for undeclared milk; complaint logged

MANUFACTURER RECALLS ‘DAIRY FREE' DESSERT FOR UNDECLARED MILK; COMPLAINT LOGGED

Following a consumer complaint, Dairy Free Horchata Frozen Dessert Sandwiches are being recalled by Coolhaus because they may contain...

 
 
 
Tattoo inks recalled after bacteria contamination, FDA says

TATTOO INKS RECALLED AFTER BACTERIA CONTAMINATION, FDA SAYS

Multiple types of tattoo ink are part of the recall.

Anatomy of a food recall: The background and the bottom line

ANATOMY OF A FOOD RECALL: THE BACKGROUND AND THE BOTTOM LINE

Contributed Editor's note: This article was published by the Penn State Extension Service and is reprinted here with permission. It...

 
 
 
Meet Mitzi Baum: New executive director at Stop Foodborne Illness

MEET MITZI BAUM: NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AT STOP FOODBORNE ILLNESS

With more than two decades of experience at Feeding America, including time as the non-profit's director of food safety, Mitzi Baum...

FDA QUESTIONS CREDIBILITY OF DAIICHI DATA AHEAD OF ADCOMM

The FDA has questioned the reliability of the phase 3 results Daiichi Sankyo hopes will win it approval for quizartinib in acute myeloid...

 
 
 
Mecox Bay Dairy recalls cheese after samples test positive for Listeria

MECOX BAY DAIRY RECALLS CHEESE AFTER SAMPLES TEST POSITIVE FOR LISTERIA

Mecox Bay Dairy LLC, a company based in New York, is recalling an undisclosed volume of its “Mecox Sunrise” washed-rind Tomme style...

 
 
 
There's good call for optimism, but grave reasons for concern remain

THERE'S GOOD CALL FOR OPTIMISM, BUT GRAVE REASONS FOR CONCERN REMAIN

The pattern is well established. Bad things happen, and then good things happen as a result. But, one man who is uniquely positioned...

 
 
 
Is The FDA Doing Enough To Keep Euthanasia Drugs Out Of Your Dog's Food?

IS THE FDA DOING ENOUGH TO KEEP EUTHANASIA DRUGS OUT OF YOUR DOG'S FOOD?

In 2017, Evanger's Pet Food issued a voluntary recall on some of their canned diets after testing revealed they were contaminated with...

 
 
 
Altria chooses Atlanta to test market new FDA-approved tobacco product

ALTRIA CHOOSES ATLANTA TO TEST MARKET NEW FDA-APPROVED TOBACCO PRODUCT

The parent company of Philip Morris plans to test market a new tobacco product in Atlanta, including the first U.S. IQOS retail store...

FDA enters ‘New Era' today, stresses need for better food traceability

FDA ENTERS ‘NEW ERA' TODAY, STRESSES NEED FOR BETTER FOOD TRACEABILITY

As outbreak detectives continue to search for the root cause in an ongoing Salmonella outbreak linked to pre-cut melon , the FDA today...

 
 
 
FDA refuses to reconsider decision on hazardous chemical in food packaging

FDA REFUSES TO RECONSIDER DECISION ON HAZARDOUS CHEMICAL IN FOOD PACKAGING

Opinion Today, the FDA doubled-down on its flawed 2005 and 2017 decisions to allow the hazardous chemical perchlorate to be added to...

 
 
 

TONIX LOSES ARMY R&D CONTRACT, GAINS CHANCE TO RETAIN FDA BREAKTHROUGH STATUS

Tonix Pharmaceuticals has lost a U.S. Army agreement to develop TNX-102 SL in military-related post-traumatic stress disorder, but...

FDA Approves First Device for Children With ADHD

FDA APPROVES FIRST DEVICE FOR CHILDREN WITH ADHD

The pocket-sized device is for use at home while a child is sleeping. It's connected by wire to a small patch placed on the child's...

 
 
 
E-Epidemia: Vapeo y Juventud

E-EPIDEMIA: VAPEO Y JUVENTUD

Actualizado: 21 de abril de 2019 El uso de cigarrillos electrónicos o vaporizadores por jóvenes se ha disparado. En septiembre, la...

Publisher's Platform: On the Road Again - A Salmonella Sick Tour Revisited

PUBLISHER'S PLATFORM: ON THE ROAD AGAIN - A SALMONELLA SICK TOUR REVISITED

Yesterday the CDC and FDA announced that Jensen Tuna of Louisiana was recalling frozen ground raw tuna sourced from JK Fish of Vietnam...