Comment: They mean it too

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They mean it too

A few years ago they were threatening to pull Cheerios off the shelf as "contraband" for claiming they may reduce risk of heart attacks. It's all about the FDA's definition of a drug: "articles intended for use in the diagnosis, cure, mitigation, treatment, or prevention of disease" and "articles (other than food) intended to affect the structure or any function of the body of man or other animals" [FD&C Act, sec. 201(g)(1)].