New FDA Guidelines To Require Some Chains To Post Calorie Counts On Wine ListsNot everyone is praising a new federal guideline that will soon require many restaurants nationwide to post calorie counts on wine lists.
FDA Wants More Information On Scopes Linked To 'Superbug' OutbreaksFederal health officials are stepping up their oversight of medical scopes linked to potentially fatal "superbug" outbreaks.
Southland Firefighter Says Popular Antibiotic Poisoned His Body, His LifeA Southland firefighter wants to warn others about a prescription drug that he says poisoned him and stripped him of the ability to do what he loves.
Reports: No FDA Approval For Device At Center Of UCLA Superbug OutbreakA piece of medical equipment blamed for a so-called "superbug" outbreak at UCLA Medical Center was reportedly never approved for sale to hospitals by the Food and Drug Administration.
Torrance Lawmaker Wants Answers From FDA In Wake Of Superbug OutbreakA California congressman wants answers from the Food and Drug Administration in the wake of superbug infections at a local hospital now linked to contaminated medical scopes.
Rep. Ted Lieu Wants Hearing On Superbug OutbreakA California congressman wants an investigation into what the Food and Drug Administration is doing to prevent additional superbug infections after a deadly outbreak at a Los Angeles hospital linked to contaminated medical scopes.
Appetite-Suppressing Pacemaker-Like Device Gives Weight Loss A BoostA device that promises to turn off hunger is the newest tool in the battle against overeating.
Santa Barbara Smokehouse Cold-Smoked Salmon Products RecalledOfficials warned the public on Friday to not eat certain Santa Barbara Smokehouse cold-smoked salmon products, due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.
City Councilmen Call For End To FDA Ban On Gay Blood DonorsLos Angeles city officials introduced a resolution Tuesday calling for the U.S. government to lift a longstanding prohibition on gay men giving blood at donation drives.
FDA Warns Routine Fibroid Surgery May Spread Hidden CancerThe Food and Drug Administration has issued an alert that a routine procedure to treat fibroids may cause the spread of cancer.
Is Bee Sting Therapy Buzzing Into The Mainstream? Clinical Trials Underway For Chronic PainDr. Lydie Hazan spoke to CBS2's Lisa Sigell about her experience treating patients with Apimed, otherwise known as standardized and purified "venom in a vial".
LA-Based Doctor, Activists Protest Release Of New PainkillerA Los Angeles-based doctor, along with several activist groups, protested the recent release of the painkiller Zohydro ER in front of the Food and Drug Administration building in Irvine.
Canadian Meat Packers Announce Recall Of Salami, Ham Shipped To CaliforniaApproximately 8,895 pounds are affected by the recall, said the Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).
Health Officials Issue Warning About Eating Cactus Tainted By Pesticide State health officials Sunday warned the public about eating cactus that was tainted by a dangerous pesticide in Mexico.
Lakewood Woman First To Receive FDA-Approved Implant Designed To Prevent SeizuresThe world’s first recipient of an implant designed to prevent seizures hailed the surgeons at Keck Medicine of USC Thursday.