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FDA Warns Z-Pak Could Cause Deadly Heart Problem

The government has a warning about a popular antibiotic. It says azithromycin, better known as Z-Pak, can cause a potentially deadly heart problem.

03/12/2013

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President Of Dog Treat Company Stands By Product Despite Recall

Kasel Associates Industries Inc. is recalling all pet treats it manufactured from April 20 through Sept. 19, 2012 due to potential contamination with Salmonella. The move comes after the Colorado Department of Agriculture tested a retail sample.

02/22/2013

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Companies Recall Some Dog Treats Made In China

Dog treats made in China are now recalled. They’ve long be associated with illnesses and even deaths in dogs. On Your Side Consumer Investigator Jodi Brooks has been tracking this story for a year.

02/07/2013

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Diseased Heart Valves Now Can Be Replaced Through Tiny Incision

Doctors in Colorado are now extending the lives of active seniors by replacing diseased heart valves through a tiny incision.

01/28/2013

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FDA Wants To Give Nutrition Labels An Overhaul

Those who get confused at the grocery store looking at the nutrition labels on food items are not alone — the government admits they can be confusing. Now there’s a call for change.

01/23/2013

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FDA Proposes Sweeping New Food Safety Rules

The Food and Drug Administration on Friday proposed the most sweeping food safety rules in decades, requiring farmers and food companies to be more vigilant in the wake of deadly outbreaks in peanuts, cantaloupe and leafy greens.

01/04/2013

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FDA Investigates Energy Drinks, Denver Doctor Warns Of Potential Danger

The Food and Drug Administration is investigating popular energy drinks amid claims they can cause serious health problems.

10/23/2012

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FDA Urged To Set Standards For Arsenic In Rice

The Food and Drug Administration may consider new standards for the levels of arsenic in rice as consumer groups are calling for federal guidance on how much of the carcinogen can be present in food.

09/19/2012

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Mango Recall Includes Fruit Sold In Colorado

Mangoes sold in Colorado are among those being recalled because they could be contaminated with salmonella.

08/31/2012

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Colorado Mom & Daughter Team Helps World With Needle-Free Shots

A mother and daughter team in Colorado is working to make shots with needle-free injections. They’re already bringing their technology to other countries, but they’re having trouble selling it here at home.

08/20/2012

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