Bioengineered Foods To Face Increased FDA Scrutiny
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced on 03 May 2000 plans to
refine the regulatory approach regarding foods created by
modern biotechnology. The initiatives stem in part from input
received during public outreach meetings and from pressures worldwide against bioengineered foods. More...
Counseling To Prevent Unintended Pregnancy
Between 1982 - 1996, births resulting from unintended and unwanted pregnancies have gradually increased since 1982. Approximately 40% of live births to women ages 15-44 were the result of unintended pregnancies, including 12% due to unwanted pregnancies. Health providers need to know what advice to give men and women to avoid unintended pregnancy. More...