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FDA: Protect Food and Water During Storms

Extreme weather sometimes wreaks havoc when it strikes our communities—destroying homes and compromising safety. Floods and power outages from hurricanes, tornadoes, and snow storms can
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Homeopathic Teething Tablets and Gels: FDA Warning - Risk to Infants and Children

  Homeopathic Teething Tablets and Gels: FDA Warning - Risk to Infants and Children   AUDIENCE: Consumer ISSUE: The FDA is warning consumers that homeopathic teething tablets and gels ...
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FDA Investigates Sammy’s Milk Baby Food (Infant Formula)

  FDA Investigates Sammy’s Milk Baby Food (Infant Formula) for Improper Manufacturing, Safety Concerns     September 30, 2016 Fast Facts What is the problem and what is being done about ...
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FDA: Peanut residue found in limited flour and flour products

FDA Investigates Low Levels of Peanut Residue Found in Limited Flour and Flour Products Fast Facts FDA advises consumers with severe peanut allergies to avoid the products ...
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USDA Urges Consumers to Keep Clear of the Danger Zone This Summer

May 23, 2016 By: Bridgette Keefe, Food Safety Education Staff, Food Safety and Inspection Service, USDA With the summer right around the corner, families across the country ...
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Food Allergies: What You Need to Know

By FDA   Watch a video on Food Allergies - Reducing the Risks.   Each year, millions of Americans have allergic reactions to food. Although most food allergies cause relatively ...
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Does chocolate really help weight loss?

Some food consumers may have been led to believe that eating chocolate particularly dark chocolate, which is considered healthier than milk chocolate, can help you ...
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Xylitol containing foods dangerous for dogs

Your six-month-old puppy, Hoover, will eat anything that isn’t tied down. Like many dog owners, you know chocolate can be dangerous to your pooch. But ...
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Federal Seafood Guidelines May Put Moms and Babies at Risk

Federal agencies advise women who are pregnant, nursing or planning to become pregnant to eat 8-to-12 ounces a week of low-mercury seafood. But a new report ...
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Back to School Food Safety Tips for Parents and Caregivers from FSIS

Back to School Food Safety Tips for Parents and Caregivers Food Safety Education Staff Kristina Beaugh (202) 260-8572 WASHINGTON, Aug. 19, 2015 – Back to school, back to the books, ...
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