Novelty Contact Lenses Worry Regulators at HalloweenNovelty lenses that routinely flood malls and beauty supply stores are often made overseas in facilities that are not approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Reverse Feeding Tube Approved by Federal AgencyResearchers say the device can remove up to 30 percent of calories from a meal before it is digested.
Missouri Lawmakers Ban E-Cigarette Sales to TeensMost Missouri teenagers no longer will be able to buy electronic cigarettes after state lawmakers voted Thursday to override Gov. Jay Nixon's veto of a bill banning their sale to anyone under 18.
Turkish Citizen Pleads Guilty in Drug Fraud CaseOzkan Semizoglu pleaded guilty Tuesday to federal charges for smuggling counterfeit and adulterated cancer treatment drugs into the United States.
Health Groups Urge Veto of E-Cigarette BillThe legislation would exempt electronic cigarettes from some tobacco sales restrictions while barring people younger than 18 from buying them.
Suit Over Missouri Execution Drug Draws Scrutiny A ruling temporarily prohibiting a compounding pharmacy from selling execution drugs to Missouri could have implications across the country, a legal expert said Thursday.
FDA Approves New Cataract LensFor the first time a new cataract lens will provide astigmatism correction and improve uncorrected vision at the same time.
Abbott Laboratories Agrees to Billion Dollar Settlement Missouri will receive $1.9 million and Illinois will receive $20 million under the$1.6 billion dollar settlement.
Monsanto Low-Fat Soybean Breakthrough "We believe because of the trans-fat labeling, 4.6 billion pounds of edible soybean oil was not used for food over a three-year period,''