All police officers in New York State are to begin carrying an antidote drug for heroin overdoses. Meanwhile, the FDA has approved a hand-held device that delivers a single dose of the antidote.
The Food and Drug Administration announced it hopes to significantly update the requirements for nutritional labels for the first time in 20 years. Proposed adjustments could affect how companies display serving size, added sugar, and vitamin content.
Rice recall: Uncle Ben's rice bags have been recalled after being linked to illnesses among children who ate the rice as part of school lunches. The rice recall includes 5- and 25-pound bags of Mexican-style rice.
Subway chemical used as a bleaching agent in the company’s sandwich bread will be removed, a week after a petition organized by a popular food blogger called for its removal. The Subway chemical is a plastic additive also found in shoe rubber and yoga mats.