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  • Menopause

    Menopause is when a woman’s menstrual periods permanently end. It happens because, as a woman ages, her ovaries make fewer…

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  • Kidney Stones

    A kidney stone is a hard, solid lump that forms in your kidney. The lump can be as small as…

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  • Gestational Diabetes

    Gestational diabetes is a type of disabetes that starts during pregnancy. It affects your body’s ability to use sugar (glucose)…

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  • Enuresis (Bedwetting)

    Enuresis (bedwetting) is a common occurrence when children wet the bed during sleep. It is often just a stage in…

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  • Chlamydia

    Chlamydia is a bacterial infection that affects both men and women. It is spread through unprotected oral, vaginal, or anal…

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  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis

    Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) happens when your blood sugar is high and your insulin level is low. This imbalance in the…

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  • Diabetes Insipidus

    Diabetes insipidus is a hormone disorder that occurs when the body doesn’t produce enough antidiuretic hormone (ADH) or doesn’t use…

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  • Overactive Bladder

    Overactive bladder is a medical condition that causes you to lose control of your bladder without warning.

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  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)

    An abdominal aortic aneurysm is when a weak area in the aorta swells up like a balloon. It can cause…

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  • Prostatitis

    Prostatitis is inflammation of the prostate gland. It usually is caused by an infection and can be treated with…

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  • Dehydration

    Dehydration happens when your body doesn’t get enough fluids for it to work properly. It can happen after vomiting, diarrhea,…

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  • Kegel Exercises for Your Pelvic Muscles

    Pelvic floor muscles can weaken over time or from certain events. Learn how to strengthen these muscles and regain control…

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  • Prostate Cancer

    Prostate cancer is the abnormal growth of cells in a man’s prostate gland, part of his reproductive system. The benefits…

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