December 27th, 2011 - Jill Ettinger
As concerns grow over the safety of consuming conventionally raised animal products, the FDA announced that it would withdraw a long-standing proposal that would essentially limit the amount of antibiotics allowed in livestock animal feed.
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May 27th, 2011 - Jill Ettinger
Citing a failure by the FDA to address the link between an overuse of antibiotics in livestock and the rise in antibiotic resistant infections in humans has led to a lawsuit filed against the agency by several environmental and animal interest groups.
Read More:Too Many Antibiotics in Your Meat Lands the FDA in Court