Articles for tag: U.S. Food and Drug Administration

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Salmonella Poisoning and Dogs

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA) strives to keep pets safe. The act requires truthful pet food labels, pet food production in sanitary conditions, the creation of consumable pet foods and the pet products should not contain any harmful substances. But not all pet food and pet treat ...

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Mercury Poisoning Caused by Skin Care Products

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) alerts consumers to skin care products that are linked with mercury poisoning. They have released information of potential mercury poisoning that can be found in the skin care products in question. Furthermore, sellers and distributors have already been informed to stop marketing the skin care products here in ...

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Side Effects of Enoxaparin (Lovenox)

Lovenox is a brand name version of enoxaparin, an injectable medication used to prevent deep vein thrombosis or blood clots. Lovenox thins the blood to prevent complications following a surgery that leaves the patient unable to walk for an extended period of time. The side effects of Lovenox enoxaparin are typically mild, but certain side ...

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How to Make Homemade Natural Lip Gloss

According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the average woman consumes from 6 to 10 pounds of lipstick during her lifetime. Couple that statistic with the recent Environmental Working Group’s report of finding lead in commercial lipstick and lip gloss and you, too, may be interested in making homemade lip glosses using only pure ...