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Chipotle finishes removing GMO ingredients from its food

...already been using mostly non-GMO ingredients, but was working on making final changes to its tortillas.The Food and Drug Administration maintains that GMOs are safe, and most of the country's corn and soybean crops are genetically modified...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-27/chipotle-finishes-removing
Some stem cells heal differently, researchers said

...a lack of adverse events from the trials in people that have been conducted so far, which should cause the Food and Drug Administration to allow greater early use in people instead of its current model of handling them the way it does new drugs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-04-25/some-stem-cells-heal-differe
Jeni's recalls ice cream after listeria found

...usually found in ice cream, since the bacteria can't grow at freezing temperatures.A spokesman for the Food and Drug Administration said it has no evidence, for now, that the listeria found in Jeni's ice cream and the listeria found in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-23/jenis-recalls-ice-cream-af
Link between better breathing and beet juice studied in Augusta

...research with a supplement, as opposed to an experimental compound aiming for new drug designation by the Food and Drug Administration, is just easier and cheaper."The supplement world is moving fast because they don't have the FDA in their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-04-13/link-between-better-breathin
FDA approves genetically engineered potatoes, apples

...store aisles, but some food suppliers say they don't want any part of it and others are staying silent.The Food and Drug Administration approved the genetically engineered foods Fri day, saying they are "as safe and nutritious as their conventional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-20/fda-approves-genetically-e
Science, industry economics, patients are boosting research on rare disease drugs - and hope

...more money, fewer patients and it's 10 times easier to defend high prices to payers."Last year, the Food and Drug Administration approved a record 17 medicines for rare diseases. More than 450 others are in development to treat a wide variety...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-25/science-industry-economics
Feds concerned about contamination from aging wine at sea

...labels for ocean-aged products until the Food and Drug Administration determines they are unadulterated.Mira produces...more information from the government.The Food and Drug Administration did not immediately respond to a message Monday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-23/feds-concerned-about-contamin
Food industry battling over proposal on added-sugar labels

...which warned the move could violate international trade agreements.The proposal being considered by the Food and Drug Administration would add a new line to labels on packaged products noting how many teaspoons of sugar had been added.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-17/food-industry-battling-ove
How much sugar is in that? A look at soup, salad dressing and other foods with sugar

...people aren't aware of how much sugar they're eating every day. In fact, that's one reason the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is proposing the first overhaul of nutrition labels in two decades. In addition to highlighting the number...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-04/how-much-sugar-look-soup-s
Study: Many herbal supplements aren't what the label says

...said no ginseng was found in 20 tests of GNC's Herbal Plus Ginseng, which is taken to boost energy. The Food and Drug Administration requires companies to verify their products are safe and properly labeled. But supplements are exempt from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-03/study-many-herbal-supplement