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FDA issues new warning about intragastric balloons after reports of five deaths directly related to these obesity-treating devices.

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The FDA's 2010 warning of the risks of IVC filters caused a drop in the use of this medical device. A recent study, though, has found that we are still using them far too often.

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Drug maker Endo International agrees to pull opioid painkiller Opana ER from the market after request from FDA over risks of the drug and disease outbreaks caused by abuse.

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Olympus, maker of a faulty endoscope, is set to face the results of the first jury trial over deaths alleged to have been caused by superbug infections transferred by the scopes.

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NIH study finds that AndroGel increases arterial plaque in men by 20 percent, adding serious risk of heart attack and stroke.

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FDA issues new warning and requires black box labeling for Invokana. Type 2 diabetes drug may cause amputations.

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The FDA sent 14 warning letters to companies demanding action because they have been illegally selling unapproved products. The companies are making claims that these fraudulent products can cure or treat cancer.

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The FDA just announced updated warnings about all medications with tramadol or codeine. The warnings include information about how these drugs may harm children and infants.

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Mylan courts controversy yet again with an EpiPen recall. Thirteen lots of the life-saving device may be defective and fail to activate in an emergency.
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