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10 Things to Know about Evaluating Medical Resources on the Web

This web page provides answers to ten important questions you should consider as you look for health information online. Answering these questions when you visit a new site will help you evaluate the ... Details >

National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health

A Consumer Guide for Getting and Keeping Health Insurance (50 States and District of Columbia)  External Link

With a grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the Georgetown University Institute for Health Care Research and Policy has written A CONSUMER GUIDE FOR GETTING AND KEEPING HEALTH INSURANCE for ... Details >

Educational Institution--Follow the Resource URL for More Information

FAQs about Animal Cloning

FDA neither supports nor opposes cloning food-producing animals. FDA’s job is to protect the public health and has asked producers to voluntarily keep food from clones out of the food supply until the... Details >

Center for Veterinary Medicine, U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Questions About The National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program

This fact sheet answers commonly asked questions about the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program -- vaccines covered, amounts awarded, and related topics are reviewed. Health Resources and Serv... Details >

National Vaccine Injury Compensation Gateway to Government Food Safety Information is an objective of the President's National Food Safety Initiative designed to assist consumers to find government information on food safety. The goal of the Food Safety Initiative... Details >

Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, U.S. Food and Drug Administration

A Guide to Selecting and Monitoring Brain Injury Rehabilitation Services  External Link

This document provides information that's designed to assist the person with a brain injury and their family in choosing rehabilitation services which best meet all of their needs.... Details >

Brain Injury Association of America  External Link

A Parent's Guide to Internet Safety

Written for parents, this brochure discusses children's risks of exposure to exploitation and harm by computer-sex offenders. The document is available in Spanish and English and provides tips for par... Details >

U.S. Department of Justice

Air Bag ON-OFF Switch Information Brochure

This brochure provides consumers with background information that will help them decide whether or not to have an on-off switch installed for the air bags in their vehicle if they are, or a user of th... Details >

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation

Air Bag On-Off Switches: Final Rule

This final rule seeks to preserve the benefits of air bags, while providing a means for reducing the risk of serious or fatal injury that current air bags pose to identifiable groups of people, e.g., ... Details >

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation

Avoiding the Muscle Hustle: Tips for Buying Exercise Equipment

Also available in: Spanish 

This online fact sheet from the FTC advises consumers on exercising good judgment when evaluating advertising claims for fitness products.... Details >

Federal Trade Commission