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  • Hip Problems

    Follow this chart to gain insight into some common causes of hip pain.

  • Hearing Problems

    Loss in the ability to hear or discriminate sounds is a common disability. This flow chart will help direct you…

  • Headaches

    There are many causes for headaches, which are sometimes accompanied by other symptoms. Follow this chart for more information.

  • Hand/Wrist/Arm Problems

    Use our trusted Symptom Checker to learn about the possible causes of pain in your hands, wrists and arms by…

  • Hair Loss

    Permanent or temporary hair loss can occur for many reasons. Sometimes, hair loss can be reversed, depending on the cause…

  • Genital Problems in Men

    Follow this chart for more information about genital problems in men.

  • Genital Problems in Infants (Female)

    Any deformity or change in the genitals is of obvious concern to parents. Yet many of these changes can be…

  • Genital Problems in Infants (Male)

    Any deformity or change in the genitals is of obvious concern to parents. Yet many of these changes can be…

  • Genital Problems in Women

    Vaginal irritation and discharge are common problems for women. Find a possible diagnosis by answering a few simple questions using…

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  • The Doctor Will See You In Person Now

    Dr. Cate Buley

    Telemedicine lets you access medical care without leaving your home. But it isn’t the right choice for every visit with…

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  • Traumatic Brain Injury

    A traumatic brain injury is any sudden injury to your brain. It could be from a bump, blow, or jolt…

  • Tinnitus

    Tinnitus causes you to hear a noise in one ear or both ears. People call it ringing in the ear…

  • Pressure Sores

    Pressure sores are sores on your skin. They’re usually caused by being in a bed or wheelchair nearly all the…

  • Otitis Externa (Swimmer's Ear)

    Swimmer’s ear is an irritation, swelling, or infection in your ear. It’s often caused by swimming a lot or swimming…

  • Osteopenia

    The condition osteopenia begins as your bones get weaker. It’s common as you age. People who have osteopenia have a…

  • Nosebleeds

    A nosebleed is blood loss from the tissue that lines your nose. It most often occurs in only one nostril,…