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Whole Foods Market Announces Recall

By JohnY | Aug 15, 2011 | Comments Off on Whole Foods Market Announces Recall

Recall — Firm Press Release FDA posts press releases and other notices of recalls and market withdrawals from the firms involved as a service to consumers, the media, and other interested parties. FDA does not endorse either the product or the company. Whole Foods Market Announces Recall For Marinades in Six Mid-Atlantic States and Washington,…

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FRESH FOOD CONCEPTS, US & Canada RECALL

By JohnY | Aug 15, 2011 | Comments Off on FRESH FOOD CONCEPTS, US & Canada RECALL

Recall — Firm Press Release FDA posts press releases and other notices of recalls and market withdrawals from the firms involved as a service to consumers, the media, and other interested parties. FDA does not endorse either the product or the company. FRESH FOOD CONCEPTS, INC. RECALLS LAYER DIP PRODUCTS CONTAINING GUACAMOLE BECAUSE OF POSSIBLE…

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Recall – Euphoria Fancy Food Inc. Issues An Alert On Uneviscerated Fish

By JohnY | Jul 23, 2011 | Comments Off on Recall – Euphoria Fancy Food Inc. Issues An Alert On Uneviscerated Fish

Recall  – Euphoria Fancy Food Inc. Issues An Alert On Uneviscerated Fish   Contact: Consumer: 718-768-3400 Media: Vera Itzakova 718-768-3400 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – July 20, 2011 – Euphoria Fancy Food Inc. 149-151 2nd Ave. Brooklyn NY 11215 is recalling Herring Special Salting discovered by New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets Food Inspectors…

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RECALL – Allergy Alert On Undeclared Soy Protein In Sun Vista Brand Red Enchilada Sauce

By JohnY | Jul 22, 2011 | Comments Off on RECALL – Allergy Alert On Undeclared Soy Protein In Sun Vista Brand Red Enchilada Sauce

Arizona Canning Company Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Soy Protein In Sun Vista Brand Red Enchilada Sauce Contact: Consumer: 1-800-211-0600 Media: Brian Mosley 520-663-4734 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – July 19 , 2011 -Arizona Canning Company is recalling its 29 ounce cans of Sun Vista Red Enchilada Sauce (Mild, Medium and Hot) because they may contain…

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FDA Oral Osteoporosis Drugs Potential Increased Cancer Risk

By JohnY | Jul 21, 2011 | Comments Off on FDA Oral Osteoporosis Drugs Potential Increased Cancer Risk

  Oral Osteoporosis Drugs (bisphosphonates): Drug Safety Communication – Potential Increased Risk of Esophageal Cancer Includes: Fosamax (alendronate), Actonel (risedronate), Boniva (ibandronate), Atelvia (risedronate delayed release), Didronel (etidronate), and Skelid (tiludronate) AUDIENCE: Geriatrics, Family Practice, Internal Medicine ISSUE: FDA notified healthcare professionals and patients about its ongoing review of data from published studies to evaluate…

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FDA Warning letter to Vesser Farms Adulterated Beef

By JohnY | Jul 21, 2011 | Comments Off on FDA Warning letter to Vesser Farms Adulterated Beef

    Inspections, Compliance, Enforcement, and Criminal Investigations   Veeser Farms 7/8/11   Department of Health and Human Services Public Health Service Food and Drug Administration Minneapolis District Office Central Region 250 Marquette Avenue, Suite 600 Minneapolis, MN  55401 Telephone: (612) 334-4100 FAX: (612) 334-4142 July 8, 2011 WARNING LETTER CERTIFIED MAIL RETURN RECEIPT REQUESTED…

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The Landscape of Adult Obesity-CDC Report

By JohnY | Jul 21, 2011 | Comments Off on The Landscape of Adult Obesity-CDC Report

The Landscape of Adult Obesity: State Rates are Still High July 20, 2011 In 2010, no state reported adult obesity prevalence lower than 20 percent and 12 states reported an obesity prevalence of 30 percent or more. The obesity landscape over the past 10 years has changed dramatically. In 2000 no states reported obesity prevalence…

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Physical Activity by Women at High Risk of Diabetes

By JohnY | Jul 18, 2011 | Comments Off on Physical Activity by Women at High Risk of Diabetes

Physical Activity by Women at High Risk of Diabetes Women should get at least 150 minutes of physical activity each week to help reduce their risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Staying physically active reduces the risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Yet women at high risk for the disease are less likely than other…

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Prostate cancer, smoking and early death

By JohnY | Jul 12, 2011 | Comments Off on Prostate cancer, smoking and early death

HHS HealthBeat (July 13, 2011) Prostate cancer, smoking and early death   From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, I’m Nicholas Garlow with HHS HealthBeat. Prostate cancer is not one of the more quickly fatal cancers. But a study indicates there is a way to make it worse. At the Harvard School of…

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FDA-do not purchase “Slim Forte Slimming…”

By JohnY | Jul 8, 2011 | Comments Off on FDA-do not purchase “Slim Forte Slimming…”

Public Notification: “Slim Forte Slimming Capsules,” “Slim Forte Slimming Coffee,” and Botanical Slimming Soft Gel” Contain Undeclared Drug Ingredient [July 8, 2011] The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is advising consumers not to purchase or use “Slim Forte Slimming Capsules,” “Slim Forte Slimming Coffee,” and “Botanical Slimming Soft Gel,” products for weight loss sold on…

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