FDA Consumer Health Information Updates
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The Food and Drug Administration Office of Orphan Products Development is launching web-based educational resources for patients and industry on rare disease topics. The page debuts on International Rare Disease Day Feb. 28; topics include how to interact with FDA.
The changes proposed to the Nutrition Facts Label are based on advances in nutrition science, the latest consensus reports from public health agencies, and the most recent public health and nutrition surveys.
As part of its proposed update of the Nutrition Facts Label, FDA is proposing changes to some food serving size and package labeling requirements to be more in line with what Americans are actually eating.
FDA proposes bringing the Nutrition Facts Label--which has become one of the most recognized graphics in the world--up to date with changes to its design and content. Proposed updates include the addition of added sugars and changes to some serving size requirements.
Knowing how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED) can mean the difference between life and death. Learn how these devices, found in many public places, work. Find out how knowing how to use one may help save someoneÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s life.