Topic: diseases & conditions

The FDA Wants To Regulate Fecal Transplants—So One Mom Watched Online Videos To Do One On Her Daughter

The FDA Wants To Regulate Fecal TransplantsâSo One Mom Watched Online Videos To Do One On Her Daughter

Fecal transplants have been in the news in the last few years as a novel way to treat powerful, debilitating bacterial infections, namely those of people infected with the bacterium C. difficile. The FDA is has introduced strict new regulations for the procedure, however, which is causing some people to take matters into their own hands…er, colons. More »