FDA Proposes Less Nicotine In Cigarettes To Fight AddictionThe FDA will attempt to regulate the level of nicotine in cigarettes for the first time ever, with the hope of lowering cigarette addiction.
Novelty Contact Lenses Worry Regulators At HalloweenIllinois state regulators are warning trick-or-treaters about the dangers of colored contact lenses during the Halloween season.
FDA Issues Warning For Birth Control Implant Essure, But Some Women Want It Off The MarketMany say after unintended pregnancies and severe health issues, a warning isn't enough, CBS 2’s Audrina Bigos reports.
Recently Approved Women's Libido Drug Not For Everyone, Doctors SayA little pink pill could change the sex lives of millions of women. On Tuesday, the FDA approved Flibanserin, created to help increase a woman's libido.
Could Pink Pill Help Women With Low Sex Drives? It's been in the works for years: a pill to help women with low sex drives. Women who've tested it love it. So, why hasn't it been approved? CBS 2's Erin Kennedy explores the controversy.
Kirk Urges Prompt FDA Approval Of Nasal Version Of NarcanU.S. Sen. Mark Kirk was pressuring the Food and Drug Administration to quickly approve a nasal spray that can treat heroin overdoses in an emergency.
Spray Sunscreens: More Concerns Raised About Health RiskSpray sunscreens are hugely popular and convenient, especially for parents applying it on impatient kids, but several groups are warning that they may pose a health risk and should be used with caution.
2 Investigators: Low-T Drugs Could Have Dangerous Side Effects It's a billion dollar a year business. Millions of men are taking testosterone drugs many to help increase energy, libido and muscle mass.
Days May Be Numbered For Trans FatsThe FDA wants to ban an ingredient in some of your favorite foods, such as microwave popcorn. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports on what this might mean to the taste -- and healthiness -- of what you eat.
FDA: Prescription Mix-Ups A Problem For Pets, TooThe FDA said it's easy for errors to be made when filling a prescription for your pet. FDA investigators discovered errors stemming from simple issues such as: lookalike packaging, drugs with similar names, and simple penmanship errors.
Some Generic Drugs May Not Work As Well For You, Experts SaySome patients trying a generic alternative to their prescribed medications are not getting the same results. CBS 2's Mary Kay Kleist explains.
Health Warning Over Foreign Diet Pills, Coffee, Dried FruitDiet pills. Special coffee. Even certain dried fruit. All of these products are supposed to help you lose weight.