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How Many Calories? Look at the Menu!

 On this page: What’s Covered? What’s Not Covered? What Will This Information Look Like? A Need for Consistency When you eat in a restaurant, do you generally know how many
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Drug Information Update- “Feng Shi Ling” contains undeclared drug ingredients

The Division of Drug Information (DDI) is CDER's focal point for public inquiries. We serve the public by providing information on human drug products and ...
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Let's Talk Turkey—A Consumer Guide to Safely Roasting a Turkey

By USDA   Fresh or Frozen? Fresh Turkeys Allow 1 pound of turkey per person. Buy your turkey only 1 to 2 days before you plan to cook it. Keep it ...
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“Free credit scores” from One Technologies came at a price

November 19, 2014 by Lisa Weintraub Schifferle , Attorney, FTC “Free credit scores” sounds good, right? But what if you signed up for “free credit scores,” then ...
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Check out the auto dealer and financing – before you sign

October 31, 2014 by Colleen Tressler , Consumer Education Specialist, FTC You want to buy a car and need financing, but your credit isn’t so great. Most ...
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Fresh and Frozen Seafood: Selecting and Serving it Safely

By FDA Available in (PDF - 724KB).También disponible en Español (Spanish). WATCH a VIDEO on Seafood Safety Fish and shellfish contain high quality protein and other essential nutrients ...
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4 Tips for a Healthy and Stress-Free Lunchbox

 Print & Share (PDF 315 K) Stumped by what to pack in your child’s lunchbox? Stop worrying and learn to love planning. Whether your child is an ...
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FDA, EPA recommend pregnant women eat more fish

Editor's note: Consumer Reports has reviewed FDA data on mercury in fish and found evidence suggesting that pregnant women should not eat any tuna. Concerned readers may send their comments to FDA following a link at the end of this document....
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FDA warns consumers about fraudulent Ebola treatment products

For Immediate Release August 14, 2014 Statement Español The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is advising consumers to be aware of products sold online claiming to prevent or treat ...
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USDA Food Safety Tips for Areas Affected by Tropical Storms Iselle and Julio

Congressional and Public Affairs Media Inquiries(202) 720-9113 WASHINGTON, August 6, 2014 — The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing food safety ...
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