Monday, May 30, 2005

FDA Offers RSS Feed

From the FDA:

May 18, 2005
Media Inquiries: Kathleen Quinn 301-827-6242
Consumer Inquiries: 888-INFO-FDA

FDA Sets Up RSS Feed

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has added a new RSS feed to its Web site that provides links to agency news releases and other press announcements.

RSS – or Really Simple Syndication – is a burgeoning Internet technology that enables easy distribution of news and other Web content. Users can access the material through a news reader or “aggregator,” which downloads and displays the feeds. Users are able to get automatic updates on news items on topics of choice.

The feed is available at

FDA also offers an RSS feed for information about recalls of products the agency regulates. It’s found at
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