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  • Corneal Abrasions

    A corneal abrasion is a cut or scratch on your cornea, the layer of protective tissue at the front of…

  • written list of foods with low and high glycemic index values

    Glycemic Index and Your Diet

    The glycemic index measures how fast the carbohydrates in a food will make your blood sugar rise. The goal is…

  • Touching hands of ill patient in hospice care and doctor providing care

    Hospice Care

    Hospice care is a special program for patients who are ill and dying, and their families.

  • blood pressure monitor showing elevated readings with pills on a table

    High Blood Pressure Medicines

    High blood pressure can lead to serious health problems, so staying on top of treatment is important. Often, this includes…

  • A young woman covering her ears and squeezing her eyes shut

    Meniere’s Disease

    Meniere’s disease is an inner ear problem that can cause dizziness and ringing in the ears but is not contagious…

  • Doctor wearing a stethoscope “listening” to an electrocardiogram (EKG)

    Electrocardiogram (EKG or ECG)

    An electrocardiogram is a painless test to measure the electrical activity of your heart and its health.

  • Mature woman experiencing a hot flash from menopause

    Hormone Replacement Therapy

    Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is a type of treatment that involves taking hormones to prevent or treat certain medical…

  • Doctor listens to young girl’s heartbeat

    Heart Murmurs

    A heart murmur is an abnormal noise between heartbeats. It can be a sign of a heart problem.

  • Man holding chest in pain

    Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)

    Coronary artery disease occurs when blood vessels that carry blood to your heart get blocked with plaque.

  • illustration of human nervous system

    Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

    Complex regional pain syndrome is a chronic pain condition that often happens after an injury. It is believed to be…

  • Taking Care of You and Your Baby While You're Pregnant

    It’s important to take care of your baby, even before he or she is born. Do this with a healthy…

  • kids breakfast of oatmeal layered with fruit and nuts so it looks like an owl

    Nutrition Tips for Kids

    Eating healthy begins at a young age. Consider these tips for your young children.

  • hand rejects a bottle of beer in a bar

    Naltrexone for Alcoholism

    Naltrexone is a medicine prescribed to treat alcoholism that reduces your desire for alcohol.

  • Osteoporosis

    Osteoporosis is a disease of the bones and often occurs in older women.

  • Autism

    Autism is a developmental brain disorder affecting social, behavioral, and communication skills.

  • side-by-side diagrams of a healthy heart and one with heart failure

    Heart Failure

    Heart failure means your heart isn’t pumping blood as well as it should. It can be caused by different heart…

  • young woman helps older woman hold her tea cup as she takes a drink

    Essential Tremor

    Essential tremor is a disorder in your nervous system that causes uncontrollable shaking.

  • Man Drugging Woman's Drink In Bar

    Club Drug Use

    Club drugs are common, illegal drugs used at parties, bars, nightclubs, and concerts for the purpose of getting high.