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Printable Patient Tip Sheet 04/14

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"Do I Want to Quit?" Quiz 05/14

Allergic Rhinitis 04/14

Allergy Shots: Could They Help Your Allergies? 04/14

Anaphylaxis 04/14

Antibiotics: When They Can and Can't Help 05/14

Antihistamines 04/14

Asthma 04/14

Asthma Action Plan 04/14

Atypical Moles 05/14

Bedbugs 04/14

Bell’s Palsy 04/14

Beta-Blockers for Heart Problems 05/14

Bike Safety Tips 05/14

Bleeding in Early Pregnancy 04/14

Botulinum Toxin Injections: A Treatment for Muscle Spasms 05/14

Breast Cyst Aspiration 05/14

Breast Pain in Women 04/14

Bursitis of the Hip 04/14

Cardiomyopathy 04/14

Cat and Dog Bites 04/14

Celiac Disease 04/14

Choosing a Family Doctor 05/14

Chronic Pelvic Pain 04/14

Clostridium difficile Infection 04/14

Colorectal Cancer 04/14

Common Sexually Transmitted Infections 04/14

Congenital Heart Disease 04/14

Coping With an HIV Diagnosis 04/14

Coronary Artery Disease 05/14

CPAP Devices for Sleep Apnea 05/14

Creating a Health Journal 05/14

de Quervain’s Tenosynovitis 04/14

Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing: Tips for Working With Your Doctor 05/14

Deep Vein Thrombosis 04/14

Dementia 04/14

Depression and Alzheimer’s Disease 04/14

Diabetes 05/14

Diabetes and Exercise 05/14

Diabetes and Heart Disease 05/14

Diabetes and Nutrition 05/14

Diet and Exercise for a Healthy Heart 05/14

Diethylstilbestrol 05/14

Digoxin: A Medicine for Heart Problems 05/14

Do I Need an Interpreter? 05/14

Drug Reactions 05/14

Drug-Food Interactions 05/14

Drug-Food Interactions: How Grapefruit Interacts with Certain Drugs 05/14

Dust Mites in the Home 04/14

Dysmenorrhea 04/14

Dysphagia 04/14

E. coli Infection 04/14

Ectopic Pregnancy 04/14

Eczema and Atopic Dermatitis 04/14

Ending a Pregnancy 05/14

Epilepsy 04/14

Eustachian Tube Dysfunction 04/14

Exercise: How To Get Started 04/14

Eye Injuries in Sports 05/14

Fecal Incontinence 04/14

Fever in Infants and Children 04/14

Food Poisoning 04/14

Gallbladder Removal: Laparoscopic Method 05/14

Gastroparesis 04/14

Genital Warts 04/14

Glaucoma 04/14

Group B Strep Infection 05/14

Hammer Toe 04/14

Headaches 04/14

Health Information on the Web: Finding Reliable Information 05/14

Heart Disease: Assessing Your Risk 05/14

Heat Rash 04/14

HELLP Syndrome 04/14

Helping a Family Member Who Has Diabetes 05/14

High Homocysteine Level: How It Affects Your Blood Vessels 05/14

Hip Fractures 04/14

HIV and AIDS 04/14

How to Care for Your Baby and Yourself 04/14

How to Get the Most From Your Medicine 05/14

How to Stop Steroid Medicines Safely 05/14

How to Take HIV Medicines 04/14

How to Use a Metered Dose Inhaler 04/14

Indoor Racquet Sports: Preventing Injuries 05/14

Infant Jaundice 04/14

Inflammatory Bowel Disease 05/14

Insomnia 04/14

Insulin Therapy 05/14

Joint and Soft Tissue Injections 05/14

Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis 04/14

Kawasaki Disease 04/14

Keeping Your Child Active 04/14

Keloids 04/14

Keratosis Pilaris 04/14

Labyrinthitis 04/14

Leprosy 04/14

Lichen Sclerosus 04/14

Mastitis 04/14

Medical Errors: Tips to Help Prevent Them 05/14

Medicines That Can Make It Worse 04/14

Melasma 04/14

Methotrexate 05/14

Migraines 04/14

Monitoring Your Blood Sugar Level 05/14

Multiple Myeloma 04/14

Mumps 04/14

Mushroom Poisoning 04/14

Nail Fungal Infections 04/14

Naltrexone for Alcoholism 05/14

Nasal Sprays: How to Use Them Correctly 04/14

Nasopharyngeal Cancer 04/14

Navigating Health Care With Your Family Doctor 05/14

Nicotine Patch 05/14

Nightmares and Night Terrors 04/14

Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease 04/14

Nosebleeds 04/14

Nutrition and Exercise When You Have HIV 04/14

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder 04/14

Opioid Addiction 04/14

Oppositional Defiant Disorder 04/14

Oral Medicines for Diabetes 05/14

Osgood-Schlatter Disease 04/14

Osteoarthritis 04/14

Osteochondritis Dissecans 04/14

Osteoporosis 05/14

Osteosarcoma 05/14

Other Causes of Painful Urination 04/14

Ovarian Cyst 04/14

Pain Control After Surgery: Pain Medicines 05/14

Pancreatitis 04/14

Panic Disorder 04/14

Paraphimosis 04/14

Parkinson’s Disease 05/14

Paronychia 04/14

Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome 04/14

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease 04/14

Peripheral Arterial Disease and Claudication 04/14

Peritonsillar Abscess 04/14

Peyronie’s Disease 04/14

Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis 04/14

Pilonidal Cyst 04/14

Pinworm Infection 04/14

Piriformis Syndrome 04/14

Pityriasis Rosea 04/14

Plantar Fasciitis 04/14

Plasma Viral Load Testing 04/14

Pneumocystis pneumonia (PCP) and HIV 04/14

Pneumonia 04/14

Poison Ivy 04/14

Polycystic Kidney Disease 04/14

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome 04/14

Polycythemia Vera 04/14

Post-traumatic Stress After a Traffic Accident 04/14

Postpartum Depression 04/14

Postpartum Depression Action Plan 04/14

Prediabetes 05/14

Pregnancy and HIV 04/14

Pregnancy-induced Hypertension 04/14

Premature Ejaculation 04/14

Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder 04/14

Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) 04/14

Prescription Drug Abuse in the Elderly 04/14

Prescription Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Medicines 05/14

Prescription Weight-loss Medicines 05/14

Prostatitis 04/14

Pruritis 04/14

Pseudogout 04/14

Psoriasis 04/14

Pulmonary Hypertension 04/14

Questions to Ask When It Doesn’t Get Better 04/14

Raynaud's Disease 04/14

Reactive Arthritis 04/14

Repeated Infections in Children 04/14

Restless Legs Syndrome 04/14

Rheumatoid Arthritis 04/14

Rickets 04/14

Rosacea 04/14

Running: Preventing Overuse Injuries 05/14

Sarcoidosis 04/14

Scleroderma 04/14

Scoliosis 04/14

Scuba Diving Safety 05/14

Seborrheic Dermatitis 04/14

Self-management: Taking Charge of Your Health 05/14

Sensory Dysfunction 04/14

Sever's Disease 04/14

Sexual Dysfunction (Women) 04/14

Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) 04/14

Shingles 04/14

Shortness of Breath 04/14

Shoulder Instability 04/14

Sick Sinus Syndrome 04/14

Sinusitis 04/14

Sjögren’s Syndrome 05/14

Skin Cancer 05/14

Sleep Apnea 05/14

Sleepwalking 04/14

Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis 04/14

Smokeless Tobacco: Tips on how to stop 05/14

Smoking Cessation in Recovering Alcoholics 05/14

Social Phobia 04/14

Somatoform Disorders 04/14

Sore Throat 05/14

Speech and Language Delay 04/14

Splenectomy 05/14

Stents 05/14

Stomach Cancer 04/14

Strabismus (Cross-Eyes) 04/14

Strep Throat 05/14

Sty 04/14

Substance Abuse 05/14

Syphilis 04/14

Tennis Elbow 05/14

Testicular Cancer 04/14

Testicular Torsion 04/14

Thalassemia 05/14

The Exercise Habit 04/14

Thyroid Nodules 04/14

Thyroiditis 05/14

Tick-Borne Relapsing Fever 05/14

Tics and Tourette Syndrome 04/14

Tinea Infections 04/14

Tinnitus 05/14

Tips for Snowboarders 05/14

Tips for Talking to Your Doctor 05/14

Tobacco Addiction 05/14

Tonsillitis 05/14

Toxoplasmosis 05/14

Transient Synovitis of the Hip 04/14

Traveler’s Diarrhea 05/14

Treating Osteoarthritis of the Knee 04/14

Treating Osteoarthritis of the Shoulder 04/14

Trigeminal Neuralgia 05/14

Tuberculosis 04/14

Tuberous Sclerosis 04/14

Ulcers 05/14

Understanding Health Insurance Marketplaces 06/14

Undescended Testicles 04/14

Urinary Incontinence 04/14

Urinary Tract Infections 04/14

Uterine Fibroids 04/14

Vaginal Discharge 04/14

Vaginal Pessary 05/14

Vertebroplasty for Spine Fracture Pain 05/14

Vibrio Vulnificus Infection 05/14

Vision Loss 05/14

Vomiting and Diarrhea 04/14

Vulvar Cancer 05/14

Vulvodynia 04/14

Warts 04/14

Weight-Training and Weight-Lifting Safety 05/14

West Nile Virus 04/14

What is a Family Doctor? 05/14

Whooping Cough 05/14

Why Should I Breastfeed? 06/14

Yeast Infections 04/14

“Why do I smoke?" Quiz 05/14