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US OKs Sale of Cigs with 95% Less Nicotine
The FDA will allow 22nd Century Group to begin selling the first low-nicotine cigarettes reviewed by federal health regulators.
Dec 17th, 2019
Senate OKs Trump's FDA Nominee
Dr. Stephen Hahn, a cancer specialist and hospital executive, won confirmation to the role of FDA commissioner with a vote of 72-18.
Dec 13th, 2019
Senate Panel Backs Trump's Pick to Run FDA
The Senate’s health committee voted 18-5 to advance the nomination of Dr. Stephen Hahn.
Dec 3rd, 2019
Experts Back Peanut Allergy Treatment
The FDA is expected to make its final decision by January.
Sep 16th, 2019
FDA Chief Steps Down
He departs with his most sweeping plans unfinished, including the initiative to make cigarettes less addictive.
Mar 6th, 2019
FDA Challenges Vaping Industry
Government officials have been scrambling to contain a surge in underage vaping.
Feb 11th, 2019
Tainted Romaine Traced to California Farm
The FDA said 59 people in 15 states have now been sickened by the tainted lettuce.
Dec 14th, 2018
Feds Look to Regulate Menthols
Studies have shown the minty flavor appeals more to younger smokers.
Mar 21st, 2018