Below is a statement on behalf of the FDA:

FDA conducted an extensive safety review of the scientific studies on FD&C Yellow No. 5 and FD&C Yellow No. 6. Reviews of the critical safety studies for both food colors were used to establish the current acceptable intake levels. FDA requires labeling of FD&C Yellow No. 5 under the list of ingredients as it may cause allergy-like symptoms in a small subset of the population. In addition, the law requires that most foods containing a certified color additive (such as these colors) declare the color additive as an ingredient by name on the product label, providing consumers with information about the use of these colors in their food.

Could you imagine making 4.6 billion calls in a month?

That's how many robocalls Americans received in February this year. And when your phone is ringing endlessly with scammers asking about your car's warranty, a free cruise, or even a scary warning about your insurance coverage, it can definitely seem like all the calls are going to you. So what do you do when you get one of these fake calls and how do you protect your personal information and money from cons? Here are the important steps to take.

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