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  • Chlamydia

    Chlamydia

    Chlamydia (Chlamydia trachomatis) is a sexually transmitted infection (STI) that often has no symptoms… or might be pregnant. Living with chlamydia If left untreated, chlamydia can spread to different parts of your body. This can cause additional harm. For example, if it spreads to your…

  • Pressure Sores

    Pressure sores are sores on your skin. They’re usually caused by being in a bed or wheelchair nearly all the… oozing from the sore. Your doctor will check to see if your sore has a bad smell. They also will check for additional sores. Testing…

  • Male struggling with premature ejaculation sits on edge of bed with girlfriend in the background.

    Premature Ejaculation

    Premature ejaculation happens when an individual has an orgasm sooner than wanted. It can happen before or shortly after… so that you begin to lose your erection. You repeat this process several times before you allow yourself to reach orgasm. In addition to using a…

  • Depression Is Common and Treatable

    Dr. Michael Bevins

    When a patient is diagnosed with depression, I’m trained to provide care that ranges from prescribing antidepressants to helping them… It involves breathing slowly in through your nose and feeling your belly fill with air before breathing out through your mouth. In addition to counseling,…

  • young boy with adhesive eye patch over his eye

    Amblyopia is sometimes called “lazy eye.” If left untreated, it can affect a child’s vision permanently.

    Amblyopia (lazy eye) develops in childhood when one eye doesn’t work properly with the brain. Left untreated, it can lead… the weaker eye more. This helps the eye get stronger. To make the child use the weaker eye, they will wear an adhesive patch over…

  • Athlete sitting and holding a bowl of oatmeal and berries in lap

    Nutrition for Athletes

    Nutrition for athletes is different for each athlete, his or her sport, training, and training time… put strain on your liver and kidneys. Athletes need the same vitamins and minerals as everyone else. There are no guidelines for additional nutrients or supplements. To stay healthy,…

  • Common Skin Conditions During Pregnancy

    It's important to know what skin conditions are common during pregnancy to help identify uncommon conditions that should be seen… dermatitis, and acne. For some women, symptoms get worse. For others, the condition improves while they're pregnant. Things to consider In addition to common skin…

  • Woman holding stomach in pain

    Constipation

    Constipation is a common condition that makes it difficult to have a bowel movement. It can be caused by changes… What is constipation? Constipation is a common condition that makes it difficult to have a bowel movement. A bowel movement occurs when the food you…

  • Close up of a man wearing a dress shirt with sweat stains in the armpit

    Hyperhidrosis

    Hyperhidrosis is excessive sweating… What is hyperhidrosis? Hyperhidrosis is excessive sweating. Everyone sweats when they’re hot, exercising, or feeling stress. But people who have hyperhidrosis sweat most of the time and sweat heavily without the usual triggers. Symptoms of hyperhidrosis If you have hyperhidrosis, you…

  • female doctor explains issues to a female patient in a doctor's office

    Getting the Most Out of Your Doctor Appointment

    Take an active role in your health care by following these tips to get the most out of your doctor… Taking an active role in your health care can help you get the best care possible from your doctor. One way to do this…

  • Colorectal Cancer

    Colorectal cancer is a cancer of the colon or the rectum that can be detected through early, regular screenings… What is colorectal cancer? Colorectal cancer starts in the tissue of the colon or the rectum (the largest part of the intestine located near the anus)…

  • Echinacea flowers next to a cup of tea made from them

    Echinacea: What Should I Know About It?

    Echinacea has been a popular herbal remedy for centuries. Today, it is often used to prevent or treat viruses that… Echinacea is a flowering plant that grows in the U.S. and Canada. It is also called coneflower. It is a member of the daisy family…

  • Grupo de personas corriendo en el parque

    Fitness Habits to Make

    The best way to work exercise into your life is to make it a habit. If you’re not exercising regularly… Getting movement each day is essential. Not only will it help you keep up with your family, but keeping physically active also can help prevent:…

  • Plant sterols and stanols supplements in capsules spilling out from a white bottle

    Cholesterol | Plant Sterols and Stanols

    Certain foods, such as plant sterols and stanols can help lower cholesterol… What are plant sterols and stanols? Plant sterols and stanols are substances naturally found in fruits, vegetables, whole grains, legumes, nuts, and seeds. How do plant sterols and stanols affect my body? Research…

  • A doctor using a otoscope to look inside a young girls ear canal

    Repeated Infections in Children

    Learn why your child may get several infections while he or she is still young… Why do children get repeated infections? Babies are born with immature immune systems. As a result, babies tend to get a high number of infections, usually 4 to 8…

  • Milk and cheese on a table. Lactose intolerance is a condition that causes stomach discomfort. It’s your body reacting to the sugar in milk (or other dairy).

    Lactose Intolerance

    Lactose intolerance is a condition that causes stomach discomfort. It’s your body reacting to the sugar in milk (or other… What is lactose intolerance? Lactose intolerance is a condition that causes stomach discomfort. It’s your body’s dislike of the sugar contained in milk. This…

  • Baby boy being given a bath by his mother in a blue plastic bath bathtub.

    Preparing for Parenthood: Bathing Your Newborn Baby

    Bringing your newborn baby home from the hospital can be a joyful time. But it can also be a time… Bringing your newborn baby home from the hospital can be a joyful time. But it can also be a time when you have many questions…

  • a tick sits on a leaf

    Babesiosis

    Babesiosis is a red blood cell infection caused by a parasite carried by deer ticks. Most infections happen in the… What is babesiosis? Babesiosis is an infection of the red blood cells. It is caused by a single-cell parasite called Babesia. The parasite is carried…