Vaginitis is a medical term to describe inflammation of the vagina.
Varicose veins are veins that swell above the surface of the skin. They can be treated with compression stockings, surgery…
Vision loss is losing your ability to see well without vision correction tools, such as eyeglasses or contact lenses. It…
Vitiligo is a skin-coloring disorder. It produces white patches on your skin. It mostly occurs in areas of the skin…
Vomiting and Diarrhea
Information for parents about vomiting and diarrhea in children from the American Academy of Family Physicians.
Cancer of the vulva most often affects the two skin folds (or lips) around the vagina, known as the labia…
Vulvodynia is pain and discomfort in a woman’s external genital area known as the vulva.
Warts are small skin growths caused by the human papillomavirus. You can develop warts on your face, hands, feet, and…
West Nile Virus
West Nile virus is an infectious disease that can cause flu-like symptoms. It’s usually spread by infected mosquitos.
Whooping cough is a respiratory infection. It is also known as pertussis. Whooping cough is highly contagious and is most…
Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome is a heart condition where people are born with an extra electrical pathway in their heart. This changes…
Vaginal yeast infections are caused by a fungus called Candida. If the vagina isn’t acidic enough, too many yeast can…
Zika is a virus caused by a bite from the Aedes mosquito. It is contagious and increases the risk of…