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FDA

Detox or cleanse diets: Are they worth it?

Your body is much better off when you simply drink water and eat clean, healthy foods.

FDA OKs drug that offers hope to multiple sclerosis patients

Researcher calls the benefits of ocrelizumab 'quite stunning.'

Don’t be deceived by skin-care labels

Terms like 'hypoallergenic' and 'fragrance-free' may not mean what you think they do.

FDA throws cold water on whole body cryotherapy

Exposure to ultra-low temperatures shows no benefits and may be dangerous.

FDA eases hearing aid rules

Changes could mean the devices are easier to obtain—and less costly.

FDA: Know risks of permanent birth control

Some devices can cause serious complications—and it may also take up to three months before they start working.

La FDA renueva el llamado para reducir la sal en los alimentos procesados

Al reducir las fuentes de sodio ocultas, la agencia espera reducir el consumo general en Estados Unidos.

Mercury in your makeup? Toss it

Cosmetics labeled "anti-aging" or "skin lightening" may contain mercury, according to the FDA.

Raising red flags

Specialist says patients should steer clear of clinics that 'sell hope' through unregulated stem cell treatments.

FDA says ‘no’ to eating raw cookie dough

Illness-inducing germs such as E. coli can lurk in uncooked flour.

Folic acid now added to corn masa flour

FDA says fortification can reduce risk of certain birth defects in Hispanic population.

FDA takes aim at added sugars

Proposed updates to the Nutrition Facts label on food and beverages can keep consumers better informed of their daily intake.

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