Video: Lock it Up: Medicine Safety in Your Home
Every year thousands of children are hospitalized and some die ‹ after taking medicine not meant for them. Teens share stolen prescription drugs at "pharm parties" and toddlers are tempted by colorful pills that look like candy. In this Consumer Update video, FDA pharmacist Connie Jung explains how you can prevent harm by locking your medicine up.
Adjusting Your Diet to Gain More Energy
Helpful tips on how to adjust healthful meals and snacks to prevent fatigue.
Epinephrine and exercise
This animation shows the release of epinephrine and its effect of the heart.
Animation of the skin layers and normal function of skin cells showing the immune response and what goes wrong in the skin cells causing psoriasis.
Bladder function - neurological control
This animation shows the neurological control of normal bladder function.
Are Generic Drugs Just As Safe As Brand Name Drugs?
A brief overview of generic and brand name drugs, how they differ, and what precautions you might need to take with some generic drugs.
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