Sabra US Recalls 30,000 Cases of Hummus

American division of the Sabra salad company issues a recall for mass quantities of its classic hummus over Listeria fears.Moshe Cohen, 4/9/2015, 3:28 PM

Petition Filed in US Over Definition of 'Hummus'

What is 'hummus'? Apparently, not just a matter of taste.Tova Dvorin, 5/26/2014, 9:10 PM

At BGU, A Dose of Ritalin to Help Elderly Keep Their Balance

Some people believe Ritalin, used to treat ADHD, is over-prescribed. Now scientists are probing its use for balance in the elderly.Hana Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 7/22/2013, 8:23 PM

FDA Limits Max Amount of Acetaminophen in Combo Pain Meds

The FDA has reduced the maximum allowable amount of acetaminophen in combination pain medication, and added a boxed warning for good measure.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 1/16/2011, 1:33 PM

FDA Approves Two Teva Pharmaceuticals Generics, Stocks Gain

Teva Pharmaceuticals enjoys the approval of two new generics by the US Food and Drug Administration, stocks rise.Malkah Fleisher, 6/29/2010, 11:14 PM

Israeli Biotech Firm Produces New Drug for Gaucher's Disease

An Israeli firm has passed the first hurdle in gaining FDA approval for a new treatment for Gaucher's disease.Hana Levi Julian, 12/10/2009, 5:11 PM