Animal & Veterinary (Dec 9, 2019)
Consumer articles from FDA about animal health and veterinary medicine.
What You Need to Know (And What We’re Working to Find Out) About Products Containing Cannabis or Cannabis-derived Compounds, Including CBD (Dec 5, 2019)
The FDA is working to answer questions about the science, safety, and quality of products contain...
Cannabis (Marijuana) and Cannabinoids: What You Need To Know (Dec 5, 2019)
Are marijuana and cannabis the same thing? What are cannabinoids? Can cannabis or cannabinoids tr...
Analysis of Data Gives Insight into Complementary Health Recommendations from U.S. Physicians (Dec 3, 2019)
Research shows more than half of office-based physicians recommend at least one complementary hea...
FDA-Approved Devices That Help Keep the Heart Beating (Dec 2, 2019)
Cardiovascular devices (or heart devices) such as pacemakers and defibrillators have extended and...
Food Safety Tips for Healthy Holidays (Nov 27, 2019)
Following these safe food-handling practices will help prevent foodborne illness.
Now’s Still a Good Time to Get Your Flu Vaccine (Nov 27, 2019)
Haven’t had your flu shot yet? It’s not too late. And there are still good reasons to get one.
Vaccines, Blood & Biologics (Nov 26, 2019)
From blood to vaccines, FDA protects and advances the public health by ensuring that biological p...
Drugs (Nov 26, 2019)
Consumer articles about over-the-counter and prescription drugs.
Focusing on Contact Lens Safety (Nov 20, 2019)
In addition to offering flexibility and convenience, contacts help correct a variety of vision di...
Medical Devices (Nov 19, 2019)
Consumer articles about medical devices.
Medical Device Cybersecurity: What You Need to Know (Nov 7, 2019)
Practice vigilance to safeguard your medical devices from cyber threats.
What You Should Know About Using Cannabis, Including CBD, When Pregnant or Breastfeeding (Nov 7, 2019)
FDA strongly advises against the use of cannabidiol (CBD), tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), and mariju...
Men With Breast Cancer Need More Treatment Options and Access to Genetic Counseling (Nov 7, 2019)
Breast cancer in men tends to be diagnosed at an older age and when the cancer is at a later stag...
Pain in the U.S. Military and Veterans (Nov 7, 2019)
In this Director’s Page, Dr. Helene Langevin discusses chronic pain, which affects many mil...
Tobacco Products (Nov 6, 2019)
Tobacco comes in many forms, from cigars and cigarettes to smokeless tobacco and dissolvable nico...
Food (Nov 6, 2019)
Timely articles and multimedia content about food and food-safety.
Dietary Supplements (Nov 6, 2019)
Dietary supplements are regulated by the FDA as food, not as drugs. However, many dietary supplem...
Cosmetics (Nov 6, 2019)
Consumer articles about cosmetics.
What to Ask Your Doctor Before Taking Opioids (Nov 6, 2019)
Opioids can be used to treat certain kinds of chronic and acute pain. It doesn't matter who is wr...
Research Concepts: An Early Glimpse of Potential Opportunities (Nov 4, 2019)
In this blog post, Dr. Partap Khalsa discusses new concepts for NCCIH research.
NIH study in mice explains how brain can turn pain signals up or down (Oct 15, 2019)
[em]Research explores dual role of amygdala in regulating pain[/em] A new study in mice, conducte...
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
Health Tip: Having Poor Circulation in the Feet (Jun 13, 2014)
Foot cramps may be a warning sign