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Rachel Kalas
October 20, 2019 - 10:02 am
Check your refrigerators and freezers for the product.
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019, file photo, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., speaks with reporters at the White House, in Washington. The Senate's top Democrat is calling on the Food and Drug Administration to examine a report that found dozens of baby food products contaminated with lead and other metals. Sen. Schumer says Sunday, Oct. 20, the FDA must take more action to regulate the baby food industry. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
Associated Press
October 20, 2019 - 2:05 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The Senate's top Democrat is calling on the Food and Drug Administration to examine a report that found dozens of baby food products contaminated with lead and other metals. Sen. Chuck Schumer says Sunday the FDA must take more action to regulate the baby food industry. A study by...
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Associated Press
October 18, 2019 - 4:05 pm
Drugmaker Sanofi is recalling its over-the-counter heartburn drug Zantac in the U.S. and Canada because of possible contamination.
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Juul products are displayed at a smoke shop in New York. On Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, the company announced it will voluntarily stop selling its fruit and dessert-flavored vaping pods.
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Associated Press
October 17, 2019 - 7:56 pm
Juul Labs stopped selling fruit and dessert flavors Thursday, acknowledging the public's "lack of trust" in the vaping industry.
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Jennifer Bloodworth
October 17, 2019 - 1:33 pm
Pennsylvania will receive more than $3.8 million from a settlement for deceptive marketing of transvaginal mesh.
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Jennifer Bloodworth
October 17, 2019 - 10:27 am
Governor Tom Wolf is in New York City Thursday at a Cannabis and Vaping Policy Summit.
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A new report shines a light on the toll the deadly drug fentanyl is taking on Pennsylvanians and the state's economy.
Joe DeStio
Joe DeStio
October 16, 2019 - 4:02 pm
A new report shines a light on the toll the deadly drug fentanyl is taking on Pennsylvanians and the state's economy. Auditor General Eugene DePasquale says $25 billion a year is lost because of things like medical costs, treatment, lost productivity and criminal justice. "We did determine that...
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Marty Griffin
October 16, 2019 - 9:53 am
Leading e-cigarette manufacturer JUUL Labs is defending a growing number of lawsuits filed in courts around the country.
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Recall
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Rachel Kalas
October 14, 2019 - 10:47 pm
The recall is on beef that was shipped to five distribution centers, and then shipped to restaurants nationwide.
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In this Sept. 6, 2019, photo, Donna Cryer holds up family photos that include her father Roland Henry, as she poses for a photo in Washington. When her father died, she tried to donate his organs, yet the local organ collection agency said no, without talking to the family or providing a reason. "It was devastating to be told there was nothing they considered worthy of donation. Nada. Not a kidney, not a liver, not tissue,” recalled Donna Cryer, president of the nonprofit Global Liver Institute and herself a recipient of a liver transplant. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Associated Press
October 14, 2019 - 11:58 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — If Roland Henry had died in a different part of the country, his organs might have been recovered. And lives could have been saved. But the local organ collection agency said no. It gave no reason, no explanation to his family, though the Connecticut man appeared to be a well-...
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