Video: Reducing Radiation from Medical X-rays
Medical X-rays are an important tool for diagnosing and treating diseases, but they pose a small risk from radiation. Learn what you can do to reduce the risk in this FDA Consumer Update video.
What is Rheumatoid Arthritis?
Inflammation results from the body's normal response to wounds and infection. Rheumatoid arthritis, or RA, is an autoimmune disease. This means the body's immune system mistakenly attacks itself, causing inflammation and destroying tissue and bone.
Celebrex: Stomach and Intestinal Side Effects
A brief overview of the stomach and intestinal side effects and related cautions that may occur with all NSAIDs, including Celebrex
Safe Cold Remedies for Young Children
Advice on how to safely treat a cold in your baby or young child: bulb syringes, sleeping positions, and medications for pain or fever
This animation shows a catheter being inserted into the heart where alcohol is injected causing the swollen ventricle wall to shrink.
Teaching Kids About Using Medicine Safely
Kids grow up fast. As they do we teach them as much as we can about safety. Watch this video for tips from an FDA pediatrician on teaching older kids about using medicine safely.
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