Juul Warned Over Claims E-Cigarette Safer Than SmokingThe FDA has been investigating Juul for months but had not previously warned the company.
Woman Meets Man Whose Umbilical Cord Blood Saved Her Life, After They Find Each Other Through DNA TestA DNA test has connected a cancer patient to the donor whose stem cells saved her life.
Indiana Death Linked To Vaping Illness; 3rd Such Death In U.S.The death announced Friday by the Indiana State Department of Health is the state's first and the country's third tied to the use of electronic cigarettes.
Parents: Our Daughter Nearly Died From VapingPiper Johnson's plans to start college and move in to her dorm were quickly derailed when what she thought was a case of bronchitis turned into a near-death experience.
Illinois Man Dies Of Vaping-Related Respiratory IllnessThe agency said at least 22 people, ranging in age from 17-38, have developed some type of respiratory illness after vaping or using e-cigarettes. The IDPH said it is working with other health agencies to investigate 12 other cases.
Pritzker Nixes Family Planning Money After Trump 'Gag Rule'Pritzker says Illinois will stop using the $4 million in federal money it typically disperses to 28 agencies providing women's health care. He says that the state is evaluating options for providing services.
Salmonella Outbreak Prompts Recall Of Dog Goods USA Pig Ear Dog Treats
US Makes New Push For Graphic Warning Labels On CigarettesReynolds American, maker of Camel and Newport cigarettes, said it supports public awareness efforts on tobacco, "but the manner in which those messages are delivered to the public cannot run afoul of the First Amendment." Reynolds was one of five tobacco companies that challenged the FDA's original warning labels.
Woman Appalled After Being Denied Health Insurance Because Of Sex Assault-Related PTSDVictimized again – that’s how a suburban woman feels after she said an insurance company denied her one level of coverage because of her past mental health issues.
Gov. Pritzker Signs Bill Expansion Of Medical Marijuana LawThe bill also adds another 12 conditions to the list of acceptable conditions bringing the total number to 54.
Dole Recalls Baby Spinach After Random Test Finds SalmonellaThe spinach being recalled has a use-by-date of Aug. 5 and was distributed in 10 states: Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Tennessee, Virginia and Wisconsin.
Beyond Meat Raises 2019 Outlook, But Shares Slump On OfferingTen-year-old Beyond Meat burst into the spotlight in May with its initial public offering on the Nasdaq. Its $25 opening share price has risen 700% since then. At its closing price of $222.13 Monday, Beyond Meat was worth $13.3 billion, or more than Campbell's Soup.
Health Officials Say Illinois Affected In Fennel Seed RecallThe Kane County Health Department says salmonella can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in people with weakened immune systems, young children or elderly people. Others may experience diarrhea, nausea and abdominal pain.
Families Finding Alternatives To EpiPens After Year-Long ShortageFor over a year, families have been struggling to overcome a shortage of EpiPens--a life-saving shot for those with severe allergies.
Health Officials Release Data On Pregnancy, Babies OnlineData categories include low birth weight, teen birth rate, breastfeeding, prenatal care and smoking during pregnancy.