90Jun 8, 2004
Dietary Supplement Safety
Witnesses testified regarding the safety and regulation of dietary supplements. Specifically, the committee examined the Food and Drug Administration’s regulatory efforts under the ...
120Jun 3, 2004
Government's Role in Combating Obesity
In a hearing entitled "The Supersizing of America: The Federal Government’s Role in Combating Obesity and Promoting Healthy Living", witnesses testified regarding obesity in the United ...
42Mar 20, 2001
Witnesses testified about dietary supplement research, regulation of dietary supplements, and the medical value of the supplements. At issue was the safety of the supplements, labeling, and ...
6Jul 7, 1997
Representatives of several groups briefed reporters on their opposition to legislation which would impact FDA procedures. A bill called the FDA Modernization Act calls for changing the current ...
Federal Trade Commission Regulations
The speakers, representing health, medical, and consumer organizations, voiced their opinions about the federal trade commission’s regulation of health and nutrition claims in food ...
21Jun 25, 1990
Health Claims in Advertising
The committee met to hear testimony from various witnesses concerning health claims and food labelling.
19Mar 13, 1990
Nutrition Information & Food Labeling
Guests discussed FDA label policy reforms and what information needs to be included on food labels.
33Aug 3, 1989
24Jan 17, 1989
Public Citizen: The Reagan Wreckage