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No smoke, but there could be fire: E-cigarettes might not be the answer

...keeping people from smoking, or is this a case of taking one step forward and two steps back?On April 24, the Food and Drug Administration released a plan to regulate the electronic cigarette industry. The reason: With more than 250 brands, all...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-07-27/no-smoke-there-c
Trial for 3 charged in deadly salmonella outbreak from peanuts set to start in south Georgia

...20 years in prison.Lightsey pleaded guilty in May to seven counts. He will be sentenced at a later date.Food and Drug Administration inspectors found bad conditions in the company's plant in Blakely, Ga., including mold, roaches and a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-27/trial-3-charged-deadly-salmon
McDonald's, KFC stop buying from Chinese supplier after report expired beef, chicken sold

...company Web site said it had 2,000 outlets in China as of September 2013.The Shanghai office of the State Food and Drug Administration said it was working with police to investigate Husi.McDonald's sealed 4,500 cases of beef, pork, chicken...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-21/mcdonalds-kfc-stop-buying-
Liberals love science ? and hypocrisy

...and skin irritation. Then you say something along the lines of, "Really? I use this all the time. The Food and Drug Administration approved it a long time ago. And a bunch of scientific studies have shown it's perfectly safe." Then she'll...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/damon-cline/2014-07-20/liberals-l
Archer Daniels Midland to buy natural-flavoring maker Wild Flavors for $3 billion

...Mark Matlock, the senior vice president of food research at Archer Daniels Midland.According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the term "natural flavor" can be used for oils and other extracts from spices, fruits, vegetables, herbs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-07/archer-daniels-midland-buy
Gov. Nathan Deal pushes for marijuana drug trials at Georgia Regents University

...he said.It is now a matter of drawing up proper scientific protocols that have to be approved by the Food and Drug Administration, said Dr. Michael Diamond, the vice president of clinical and translational services at GRU."We are hoping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-08/gov-nathan-deal-pushes-marij
Lay's newest flavor: Cappuccino?

...or caffeine. The company last year discontinued a variety of Cracker Jack that contained caffeine after the Food and Drug Administration said it was concerned about the proliferation of caffeinated food and drinks. Frito-Lay says it halted production...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-15/lays-newest-flavor-cappucc
Cigarette maker Reynolds to buy Lorillard in $25 billion deal; to sell some brands

...menthol and e-cigarette markets aren't a sure bet. Both face the possibility of heavier regulation.The Food and Drug Administration is weighing restrictions on the minty smokes after a review concluded while there's little evidence to suggest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-15/cigarette-maker-reynolds-b
New heart valve at University Hospital helps 'club'

...receive the new 29-millimeter Edwards Sapien XT aortic valve replacement, a device he waited 10 months for the Food and Drug Administration to approve. Some patients at Emory University and Medical University of South Carolina received it as part...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-27/new-heart-valve-university-h
Center Medical Specialist - LPN, RN Job in Augusta 30909, Georgia US

...ensure donor suitability, product integrity and the continued good health of donors through the compliance with Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations and Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) Manual guidelines. A Traveling CMS may require...

http://jobview.local-jobs.monster.com/?ch=augusta/Center-Medical-Specialist-LPN-