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  • Stroke

    A stroke is a medical condition that happens when blood flow to your brain stops.

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  • Mononucleosis (Mono)

    Mononucleosis (mono) is a contagious infection spread through saliva and other bodily fluids. It is often called the “kissing…

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  • Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)

    Chronic kidney disease (CKD) occurs from continued damage to your kidneys. It can lead to kidney failure and other…

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  • Cirrhosis and Portal Hypertension

    Cirrhosis is a form of liver disease. It can cause portal hypertension and other side effects that can be life…

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  • Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome

    Hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS) is usually caused by an E. Coli infection. It destroys red blood cells. The damaged cells…

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  • Sinusitis

    Sinusitis is a condition in which the lining of your sinuses becomes inflamed. Learn about the symptoms, causes, and…

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  • Diabetic Nephropathy

    High levels of sugar in the blood can damage tiny blood vessels in your kidneys. This can cause kidney disease,…

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  • Cytomegalovirus

    Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is common and spreads through sexual contact and contact with the bodily fluids of an infected person. It…

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  • Coronary Heart Disease (CHD)

    Coronary heart disease (CHD) is the most common type of heart disease. It is caused by blocked blood vessels. Learn…

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  • Heat Exhaustion and Heatstroke

    Heat exhaustion and heatstroke are serious conditions. Learn the warning signs of these heat-related illnesses, as well as how to…

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  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)

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

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  • How to Take HIV Medicines

    Learn the best way to take your HIV medicines, and possible side effects you may experience.

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  • How to Safely Take Antidepressants

    Learn the safest ways to take antidepressants.

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