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  • Postpartum Preeclampsia

    Pospartum preeclampsia is a condition that affects women who have just given birth. It is high blood pressure and too…

  • Endometrial Hyperplasia

    Endometrial hyperplasia is an overgrowth of tissue in the endometrium, in which the uterine lining becomes too thick and causes…

  • Burning Mouth Syndrome

    Burning mouth syndrome (BMS) is marked by pain and discomfort in the mouth, lips, and/or tongue. Find treatment and tips…

  • Blepharospasm

    Blepharospasm is involuntary blinking or twitching of your eyelid. It could be caused by stress or something more serious, such…

  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)

    A transient ischemic attack (TIA) is called a mini stroke, and it can raise your risk of having a major…

  • Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy

    Munchausen syndrome by proxy (MSP) is a mental illness that affects caregivers, especially caregivers of children.

  • Infertility

    Infertility is a disease that makes it hard for a woman to become pregnant. Infertility is a disease that affects…

  • ACL Injury

    ACL injuries have become more common among athletes, women, and children. PEP training programs can help with prevention.

  • Alopecia Areata (AA)

    Alopecia areata is an autoimmune disease that causes you to lose small, round patches of hair on your head.

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

    COPD is a progressive disease that makes it hard for you to breathe. The two main types of COPD are…

  • Sports and Exercise at Every Age

    A lifelong exercise program helps us live and thrive into old age. There is a place for exercise at every…

  • Diabetes

    Diabetes occurs when your body doesn’t make or use the hormone insulin properly.

  • Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)

    MRSA is a bacterial infection that is resistant to methicillin and many other antibiotics. It spreads easily through contact.

  • Lifestyle Changes to Help Lower Your Blood Pressure

    If you have high blood pressure, you can help lower it by cutting back on salt in your diet, exercising,…

  • Deep Vein Thrombosis

    Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is a blood clot deep down in a vein, usually in your legs. DVT is common…

  • Adult ADHD

    Attention-deficit hyperactivity fisorder (ADHD) is a group of behaviors that affects focus and self-control. Adults can have ADHD.

  • Food and Activity Journal

    Use a journal to keep track of your food, drinks, and physical activity. Write in the journal every day to…

  • Gallstones

    Gallstones are hard deposits that can form inside the gallbladder, causing pain in the upper abdomen.

  • Common Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)

    STIs are infections spread by sexual contact. They are very common, and many can be cured. The best way to…

  • Down Syndrome in Adults: Staying Healthy

    Learn more about supporting adults who have Down syndrome and how to help them be independent and stay healthy.