4 Your Health - NBC4 Washington

The Latest Health and Wellness News

Oct 29, 2019

Anti-Anxiety Med Recalled for Possible 'Foreign Substance'

Anti-Anxiety Med Recalled for Possible 'Foreign Substance'

Mylan Pharmaceuticals issued a nationwide voluntary recall of one lot of Alprazolam — the generic name for prescription anti-anxiety drug Xanax — tablets due to the potential presence of a foreign substance, the...

Oct 18, 2019

Some Johnson's Baby Powder Recalled After Positive Asbestos Test

Some Johnson's Baby Powder Recalled After Positive Asbestos Test

Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. said it was voluntarily recalling a single lot of its Johnson's Baby Powder in response to a federal test indicating the presence of "sub-trace" levels of asbestos, the company...

Oct 15, 2019

Taco Bell Pulls Seasoned Beef Due to 'Metal Shavings'

Taco Bell Pulls Seasoned Beef Due to 'Metal Shavings'

Kenosha Beef International is recalling some of its Taco Bell seasoned beef products that may be contaminated with metal shavings, according to the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food...

Aug 2, 2019

Entenmann's Little Bites Cookies Recalled in 37 States

Entenmann's Little Bites Cookies Recalled in 37 States

The company that makes Entenmann's popular Little Bites soft baked cookies has initiated a voluntary recall of the treats in 37 states over concerns plastic pieces may have gotten into the individual packaging.

Jul 19, 2019

Wegmans Recalls Carrot Cake, Carrot Apple Muffins Due to Plastic Concerns

Wegmans Recalls Carrot Cake, Carrot Apple Muffins Due to Plastic Concerns

Supermarket chain Wegmans is recalling varieties of their carrot cake and carrot apple muffins due to bits of plastic that may be found in the product. The affected products include the store-made large...

Jul 17, 2019

80+ Types of Hummus Recalled Over Listeria Concerns

80+ Types of Hummus Recalled Over Listeria Concerns

More than 80 different types of hummus have been recalled over listeria concerns. The hummus being voluntarily recalled was made between May 30, 2019 and June 25, 2019. There are concerns after listeria...

Jul 16, 2019

Altaire Eye Drops Recall Expands to CVS Stores

Altaire Eye Drops Recall Expands to CVS Stores

Altaire Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is expanding its voluntary recall of eye drops and eye ointments to those exclusively made for and sold at CVS following concerns the products may not be sterile, the U.S.

Jul 15, 2019

Nearly 13,000 Pounds of Beef, Chicken Products Recalled

Nearly 13,000 Pounds of Beef, Chicken Products Recalled

Nearly 13,000 pounds of diced beef and chicken products are being recalled due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the United States Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS)...

Jul 5, 2019

FDA: Altaire Recalls Eye Drops, Ointments From Walgreens, Cites Sterility

FDA: Altaire Recalls Eye Drops, Ointments From Walgreens, Cites Sterility

Altair Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is voluntarily recalling multiple eye drops and eye ointments exclusively made for and sold at Walgreens following concerns the products may not be sterile, the U.S.

Jun 22, 2019

Infant Formula Sold at Walmart Recalled, Metal Possibly in Product

Infant Formula Sold at Walmart Recalled, Metal Possibly in Product

Perrigo is recalling Parent's Choice Advantage Infant Formula Milk-Based Powder with Iron due to the potential presence of metal pieces being inside the powder. The product was sold exclusively at Walmart. The...

Photos & Videos

Upload your photos & videos »