Category Archives: Health

FDA completes three-year study

The Food and Drug Administration announced Tuesday that it has completed a three-year, $860 million study into the safest and best ways to eat, take medication, store food, and perform other common household activities related to food and medicine. Chris … Continue reading

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NYC bans alcohol in bars and restaurants

New York became the nation’s first city to outlaw alcohol in all bars and restaurants Thursday, citing public health concerns and past bans on smoking and foods containing trans fats.  The New York Board of Health ordered establishments to stop … Continue reading

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FDA approves very threatening cigarette warning labels

The FDA has approved new cigarette warning labels that make overt death threats against consumers who choose to smoke despite decades of official discouragement.  The new labels are designed to protect children from smoking, and adults from their freedom of … Continue reading

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