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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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FDA warns consumers not to use muscle growth product called Tri-Methyl Xtreme

FDA News Release FDA warns consumers not to use muscle growth product called Tri-Methyl Xtreme Product marketed as a dietary supplement contains potentially harmful synthetic steroids   For Immediate ...
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Beware of Products Promising Miracle Weight Loss

FDA “This year, I’m going to lose some weight.” If you find yourself making this common New Year’s resolution, know this: many so-called “miracle” weight loss supplements ...
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USDA Food Safety Tips for Areas Affected by Severe Weather

Congressional and Public Affairs Media Inquiries (202) 720-9113 Consumer Inquiries 1-888-674-6854 WASHINGTON, January 26, 2015 — The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) ...
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