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.
Prednisone: Review of Special Precautions
Overview of important precautions with prednisone use.
Warning on Body Building Products
In this Consumer Update video, FDA Product Safety Expert Deborah Autor, J.D., helps explain the agency's warning to stop using body building products that claim to contain steroids or steroid-like substances.
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.
Avoiding Medication Mistakes
Taking the wrong medication or the wrong dose can be an easy mistake to make. It can also be life threatening. This FDA Consumer Update video provides tips on avoiding medication mistakes.
This animation shows sporadic brain activity and a twitching hand that occur with Parkinson's disease, followed by treatment with dopamine stimulation.
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