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.
Other Options for Emergency Contraception: ella and the Copper IUD
A discussion of reasons why emergency contraception may be needed, and additional options such as ella and the Copper IUD.
Humira: An Overview of FDA-Approved Uses and Mechanism
A brief description of common uses for Humira and how it works in rheumatoid arthritis and Crohn's disease.
Beneath your liver and behind your stomach, you have a fish-shaped gland called your pancreas. The head of the pancreas, on the right side, is connected to the small intestine, where most digestion takes place.
This animation shows the effects of hypertension on a cerebral artery.
Suncreens Defined: UVA, UVB, and SPF
A brief overview of sunscreens: ingredients, effectiveness, and UVA, UVB, and SPF defined.
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