DPH Follows FDA And CDC Guidance Pausing J&J Vaccinations In GeorgiaDPH follows FDA and CDC guidance pausing J&J vaccinations in Georgia.
First Shipments Of COVID-19 Vaccine Arrive In GeorgiaFirst shipments of COVID-19 vaccine arrive in Georgia.
Dark Web Bust: 2 Arrested And 16,000 Pills, $143K & Firearms SeizedTwo Floridians were arrested in Inverness Wednesday for racketeering and a host of other charges for their role in selling counterfeit drugs on the dark web.
Georgia Man, Company Charged With Selling Misbranded Drug Advertised To Treat COVID-19A Georgia man and his company have been charged with violating the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FDCA) by selling a drug claiming to treat COVID-19. The product was falsely touted as drastically lowering risks of infection.
USDA And FDA: No Evidence COVID-19 Is Contracted From Food, Packaging“There is no evidence that people can contract COVID-19 from food or from food packaging. The U.S. food safety system, overseen by our agencies, is the global leader in ensuring the safety of our food products, including product for export.”
'How Can I Be Sick?' Woman Who Took Hydroxychloroquine For 19 Years To Treat Lupus Still Got COVID-19A Wisconsin woman is warning people that the anti-malarial drug, hydroxychloroquine, wil not protect someone from COVID-19.
Trader Joe's, Green Giant Veggies Recalled For Listeria RiskVegetables sold at various retailers across the country, including in Georgia, have been recalled for potential listeria contamination.
Blood Pressure Drug Recalled For Possible Life-Threatening Label ErrorA potentially life-threatening label mix-up has led to a nationwide recall of a high blood pressure medication, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
King Bio Expands Recall To All Water-Based Meds For Kids And AdultsIn a statement on the company's website on Aug. 27, King Bio announced that over 50 products were being voluntarily recalled over concerns of "water-purity issues."
32 Children’s Medicines Recalled For Potential 'Microbial Contamination'King Bio is voluntarily recalling 32 children's medicines because of potential "microbial contamination," the company said in a statement on Wednesday.
FDA Expands Recall Of Blood Pressure Drug Valsartan Due To Cancer ConcernThe US Food and Drug Administration expanded the list of drugs being recalled that contain valsartan.
CVS Nasal Spray Recalled Due To Microbiological ContaminationA brand of nasal mist is being voluntarily recalled due to a microbiological contamination, which could be life-threatening in some cases.
FDA Approves Treatment For Period Pain Faced By 200 Million WomenThe FDA has just approved a new treatment for a condition that feels like "tiny people skating on razor blades in your stomach," according to millions of women.
'An Almond Doesn’t Lactate': FDA To Crack Down On Soy, Almond 'Milk'The Food and Drug Administration has a message for soy and almond milk drinkers: you're not drinking milk and your bottle labels may change very soon.
FDA Warns Infant Teething Medications Are UnsafeThe FDA released a statement urging Americans to avoid buying over-the-counter medications containing benzocaine.