Tattoo Removal: Options and Results (Jun 22, 2017)
How hard is it to remove a tattoo? What processes are used? Is it painful?

Yoga Similar to Physical Therapy in Helping Low-Back Pain in a Diverse Urban Population (Jun 21, 2017)
NCCIH-funded study shows yoga and physical therapy offer similar pain-relief and functional benef...

Caution: Bodybuilding Products Can Be Risky (Jun 20, 2017)
Are all bodybuilding products safe to use? The FDA says no and explains why.

Breast Cancer in Men: Treatments and Genetic Counseling (Jun 15, 2017)
Breast cancer in men tends to be diagnosed at an older age and a later stage, but is treated very...

Showcasing Cutting-Edge Research on Natural Products (Jun 9, 2017)
In this blog post, Dr. Craig Hopp discusses NCCIH’s focus on natural products research.

Braces Have Changed, From Metal to Tooth-Colored to Clear (Jun 8, 2017)
FDA answers your questions about braces and how they've changed.

Outsmarting Poison Ivy and Other Poisonous Plants (Jun 6, 2017)
Poison ivy and other poisonous plants are a hazard year-round. Here are tips for preventing and t...

Tips from NCCIH’s Office of Scientific Review for Responding to the New Clinical Trial Funding Announcements (Jun 5, 2017)
In this blog post, Dr. Martina Schmidt, Chief of the NCCIH Office of Scientific Review, discusses...

A Crescendo of Interest and Research in Music and Health (Jun 2, 2017)
In this blog post, NCCIH Director of Extramural Research Dr. Emmeline Edwards discusses NIH/NCCIH...

Al-Er-G Capsules by MusclMasster: Recall - Contains Banned Substance Ephedra (Jun 1, 2017)
MusclMasster, LLC recalls Al-Er-G Capsules because the product contained Ephedra Herb, an FDA ban...

FTC Sends Additional Refund Checks Totaling Almost $2 Million to People Who Bought Green Coffee Weight-Loss Supplements (Jun 1, 2017)
Federal Trade Commission mails 38,553 refund checks totaling $1.9 million to people who bought Pu...

Seasonal Allergies: Which Medication is Right for You? (Jun 1, 2017)
The FDA regulates many products that treat allergies or offer allergy relief. But which will work...

Allergy Relief for Your Child (Jun 1, 2017)
Do you have a sneezing, stuffy-nosed child? He or she may have allergies. Learn more about proven...

Component of Marijuana Reduces Seizures in Some Children With Epilepsy (May 30, 2017)
Recent industry-funded study results suggest cannabidiol (a component of marijuana) reduces convu...

Collaborating to Support Research on a Promising Smoking Cessation Treatment (May 25, 2017)
Illnesses and deaths linked to tobacco smoking are a huge public health problem in the United Sta...

5 Tips for a Healthy Vacation (May 24, 2017)
As you plan your next beach vacation, make sure your trip is a healthy one. Consider these five t...

Genetic Edge Compounds Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of GEC Laxoplex Dietary Supplement Capsules Due to Presence of Anabolic Steroids (May 9, 2017)
Genetic Edge Compounds voluntarily recalls all lot codes distributed between February 2, 2015-May...

NCCIH Reissues Funding Initiatives for Phased Awards of Mechanistic Studies To Optimize Mind and Body Interventions (May 8, 2017)
In this blog post, Dr. Wen Chen discusses two Program Announcements (PARs) that direct research a...

Dealing With Opiate Withdrawal (FTC Blog, Scam Alerts) (May 5, 2017)
FTC says not to trust dietary supplements promoted for opiate withdrawal.

Finding Funding for the Building Blocks of Natural Product Clinical Trials (May 4, 2017)
Find out more about a new series of funding opportunity announcements for investigator-initiated ...

4 Things To Know About Dietary Supplements for Eye Conditions (May 3, 2017)
Four important things to know about dietary supplements and eye diseases.

Think Before You Ink: Are Tattoos Safe? (May 2, 2017)
Are tattoos safe? Not always. More people are getting tattoos, and some have developed infections...

Products Claiming to "Cure" Cancer Are a Cruel Deception (Apr 25, 2017)
Many ads on social media and "healthy" websites claim their products can cure cancer. They cannot.

Watkins Delivers Morrison Memorial Lecture at ASHS Conference (Aug 8, 2016)
Watkins Delivers Morrison Memorial Lecture at ASHS Conference / August 8, 2016 / News from the US...

Health Tip: Care for Contact Lenses (Jun 13, 2014)
And lower your risk of eye infection

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