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ITC declines to hear Amarin's fish oils complaint
ITC declines to hear Amarin's fish oils complaint
The U.S. International Trade Commission has decided not to hear a case in which the fish oil drug maker Amarin sought to prevent the import of some omega-3 dietary supplements.
Should soda with non-caloric sweeteners be taxed, too? In Philadelphia and Cook County, that's th...
Should soda with non-caloric sweeteners be taxed, too? In Philadelphia and Cook County, that's th...
Proponents of sin taxes say that putting a levy on sugar-sweetened drinks may play a pivotal role in fighting obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease. But two of the eight U.S. locations that have passed such a tax — Cook County (Chicago) a...
Recent personalized nutrition research
Recent personalized nutrition research
A commercial interest is growing in DNA testing, and consumers are increasingly fascinated by what a swab of saliva can reveal. But there's more to genetics than simply ancestry. Unwinding and translating one's genetic makeup can also unlock a path tow...
Oregano oil could cut food poisoning from prep surfaces
Oregano oil could cut food poisoning from prep surfaces
Risk of food poisoning from contaminated food surfaces may be reduced by using oregano oil to help kill bacteria, new research suggests.
Growth of the aging population
Growth of the aging population
According to the latest "The State of Aging and Health in America" report by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, longer life spans and the aging baby boomer demographic are the key factors contributing to growth of the aging population.
USDA offers food safety tips for areas affected by winter storms
USDA offers food safety tips for areas affected by winter storms
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing food safety recommendations for those who may be impacted by winter storms in the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic and Western regions of the U.S.