Consumer-Driven Health Reform at Risk

A number of consumer-friendly changes to health insurance are in danger of being reversed. We must protect them. Action Alert!  We at ANH have written numerous articles on the burdensome regulations that prevent a consumer-friendly health insurance marketplace from developing. Over the last few years, a number of reforms have been accomplished that loosen the… Continue reading Consumer-Driven Health Reform at Risk

Your Supplements on FDA’s Hit List

A new regulation for supplements threatens access. Action Alert! The FDA is on the record supporting mandatory product listing for dietary supplements—that is, requiring each supplement manufacturer to register all the products it makes, including all the ingredients of those products, with the FDA. It’s a strong possibility that with a Democratic appointee—which could be… Continue reading Your Supplements on FDA’s Hit List

Biden Selects Anti-Supplement Crusader

Dr. David Kessler, an anti-supplement crusader, drug industry adviser, and former FDA Commissioner, has been named to Biden’s COVID-19 task force. We must push back. Action Alert! Dr. Kessler has been named co-chair of President-elect Joe Biden’s COVID-19 task force. Dr. Kessler was FDA commissioner between 1990 and 1997. During that time, Kessler demonstrated his hostility… Continue reading Biden Selects Anti-Supplement Crusader

Help Us Save Homeopathy!

Help us support our allies in an effort to stop the FDA’s attack on this safe, natural form of medicine. Action Alert! Our friends at Americans for Homeopathy Choice have submitted a Citizens Petition to the FDA requesting that the agency reverse its recent actions with regard to homeopathic medicine. Upending decades of safe regulation,… Continue reading Help Us Save Homeopathy!

GE Salmon Ruled Unlawful

This is a major victory for American consumers. Action Alert! The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California has ruled that the FDA violated environmental laws in approving genetically engineered (GE) salmon. This is a major victory, especially considering that, given the sham GE food labeling law that Congress passed, the GE salmon… Continue reading GE Salmon Ruled Unlawful