A dangerous form of birth control gets a slap on the wrist.
Today the FDA took a final step in banning artificial trans fats in processed foods, an action to reduce coronary heart disease and prevent thousands of fatal heart attacks every year.
Extension of the Nanny State
The federal government is allowing terminally ill patients to suffer while the FDA drags out the approval process. Some states are fighting back.
The Food and Drug Administration is exploring a nationwide ban of trans fats in food.