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May 28, 2015—Food and Drug Administration approved two treatments for adults who have irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea (IBS-D).
May 28, 2015—Ashworth College settled Federal Trade Commission charges that it misrepresented to students that they would receive the necessary training and credentials to switch careers or get a new job and that the course credits that students earned would transfer to other schools.
May 26, 2015—The names changed, but the stakes are the same for the consumer when it comes to TV service, according to at least one analyst.
Ride-sharing services claim to be more convenient than taxis are, but issues remain.
Many experts say e-cigs are less harmful than tobacco cigarettes are, but no independent research has studied the issue.
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May 29, 2015—Great States recalled its Earthwise cordless 17-inch electric lawnmower, because the product can start when the key isn’t in the starting position, which poses as an injury hazard.
May 29, 2015—The Popcorn Factory recalled its Lite Works Dill Pickle Popcorn, because the product might contain milk, which isn’t listed on the ingredient label.
May 28, 2015—Natural Grocers recalled its raw macadamia nuts, because the product might be contaminated with salmonella.
May 28, 2015—Bedessee Imports recalled its Brown Betty Coconut Milk Powder Mix, because the product contains sodium caseinate, but the ingredient label lacks the allergen statement, “Contains milk.”
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