Articles tagged with: FDA

16 April 2015

FDA warns Kind Bars makers of misleading consumers

Posted in U.S. & World News, Health

The Food and Drug Administration has warned the maker of Kind Bars that some of its products are misleading consumers.In a letter to Kind Snacks, the FDA is asking the company to strip the term 'hea ...

23 March 2015

Amy's Kitchen recalls select food products over listeria concern

Posted in Local

Amy's Kitchen is recalling nearly 74,000 cases of frozen food because there's the possibility spinach used in them was contaminated with listeria. Over a dozen products were recalled, including Amy ...

20 February 2015

Breyers ice cream recall

Posted in U.S. & World News

NBC News -- Breyers has issued a nationwide recall and allergy alert of one specific product.One and a half quarter containers of Breyers no sugar added salted caramel swirl is being recalled. The i ...

27 October 2014

Baby wipes recalled nationwide for potential bacteria

Posted in Regional

McElhattan, Pa. -- (KGW) Nutek, the maker of several different baby wipe brands, has issued a voluntary nationwide recall due to possible bacteria contamination. All lot numbers of the following wip ...

17 June 2014

FDA: Cut the salt

Posted in U.S. & World News, Health

(NBC News)  The Food and Drug Administration is preparing new voluntary guidelines to reduce the salt in restaurant meals and processed foods. The recommendations are part of a federal effort to pr ...

22 May 2014

Hummus recall issued over possible Listeria contamination

Posted in Local, U.S. & World News, Health

(NBC Bay Area) If you are planning to add hummus to your list of Memorial Day snacks, watch out. Food manufacturer Lansal has issued a voluntary recall on about 14,860 pounds of hummus and dip produ ...

24 April 2014

E-cigarettes: A closer look

Posted in Local, U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  The Food and Drug Administration has taken its first steps toward regulating e-cigarettes.It's a booming business that's quickly grown into a $2-billion a year industry without much ove ...