A vibrating suction cannula, or flexible tube, is used in a liposuction procedure. The cannula is inserted through a small hole into the abdominal fat tissue to remove excess fat deposits.
This animation shows a breast reduction (lift) procedure.
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.
This animation shows the head receiving two impacts. One on the front, and one on the side from a boxing glove.
Ibuprofen: Overview of Uses and Dosing
A brief overview of the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory (NSAID) ibuprofen and precautions for dosing.
Zoloft (sertraline): A Review of Important Precautions and Side Effects
Tips for patients and their caregivers on how to safely use sertraline, and an overview of common side effects
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