Video: 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.
Human Growth Hormone for Fitness and Stamina in Men
A look at whether the health and fitness benefits of human growth hormone (hGH) are proven and safe.
Zoloft (sertraline): Mechanism, Clinical Trials, and Dosing
An overview of how sertraline works in depression, clinical study data, and general dosing tips
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.
Twin to twin Transfusion Syndrome (TTTS)
Twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS) is a rare condition that occurs only in identical twins while they are in the womb. This animation explains the syndrome and how it is corrected.
This animation shows the head receiving two impacts. One on the front, and one on the side from a boxing glove.
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