FDA Releases Revised Fish Consumption Advice For Pregnant Women

By Beth Wang
July 2, 2019 at 4:22 PM
FDA on Tuesday (July 2) added new information to its fish consumption advice webpage that was not previously included in a 2017 notice, on the health benefits of eating fish. The agency had faced pressure from Congress to update the 2017 notice to play up the health benefits of fish consumption. At the same time, the agency advised everyone over 2 years old consume between 8 and 12 ounces of a variety of seafood per week, and women who are...

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