The House Appropriations Committee proposed a 2020 draft fiscal year funding bill. The FDA would receive a 6 percent increase in discretionary funding over 2019, amounting to a $184 million bump.

New research out in the The BMJ yesterday suggests that the spice of life may be – well, spice. At least when it comes to longevity. The large-scale study that included almost half […]

The Food and Drug Administration is giving restaurants and other food purveyors an additional year to comply with new rules that require calorie counts on menus, a response to concerns […]

Children have been drinking less soda and eating more fruit and yogurt at McDonald’s restaurants, the company and a partner said in their first report on the fast-food giant’s efforts […]

The latest version of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans – the government-sanctioned recommendations about what we should and shouldn’t eat – will include a game-changing edit: There’s no longer going to be a recommended […]

The FDA has just put the kibosh on trans fats in the U.S.: Within three years, food manufacturers will no longer be able to add partially hydrogenated oils (PHO) to processed foods. […]