Video: Stroke - secondary to cardiogenic embolism
This animation shows a piece of clot breaking away from the heart, travelling to the brain, resulting in a stroke.
This animation shows a stroke resulting by an embolism travelling from an internal carotid artery and lodging within a cerebral artery in the brain.
Health Fraud Awareness
FDA urges consumers to be on guard against fraudulent products claiming to treat, prevent, or cure a wide variety of medical conditions, including the H1N1 flu virus. In this Consumer Update video, FDA health fraud expert Gary Coody demonstrates fraudulent products removed from the market, and provides advice on how to spot and avoid health fraud.
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.
Celebrex: Therapeutic Uses and Dosing
A discussion of which conditions Celebrex is used to treat, how it works, and dosing tips
Intracytoplasmic sperm injection
This animation shows the process of Intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI), a procedure used to fertilize an egg cell outside of the body.
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