FMI named Jennifer Hatcher as group vice president, government relations. Hatcher, previously senior director of government relations, will be responsible for outreach work involving federal and state public affairs.
Consuming a glass of wine a day can combat permanent damage of the lining of the esophagus as a result of heartburn or acid reflux, a study found. The condition, known as Barrett's esophagus, is a precursor to esophageal cancer.
Kraft Foods, General Mills and Kellogg have thrown their support behind food-safety rules proposed for the U.S. The changes would give the FDA more power to recall food, require manufacturers to submit safety plans and set standards for fruits and vegetables most at risk for contamination.