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  • Hyperkalemia (High Blood Potassium) Hyperkalemia is an abnormally high level of potassium in the blood. Hyperkalemia symptoms include: nausea, fatigue,...learn more »
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    Hyperkalemia (High Blood Potassium) Article
    • What is hyperkalemia?
    • How does hyperkalemia affect the body?
    • What are the symptoms of hyperkalemia?
    • What causes hyperkalemia?
    • Hyperkalemia and kidney dysfunction
    • Diseases of the adrenal gland
    • Hyperkalemia & potassium shifts
    • Hyperkalemia medications
    • How is hyperkalemia diagnosed?
    • How is hyperkalemia treated?
  • Anxiety Anxiety is a feeling of apprehension and fear characterized by symptoms such as trouble concentrating, headaches, sleep problems,...learn more »
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    Anxiety Article
    • Generalized anxiety disorder facts
    • What is anxiety?
    • What are the types of anxiety disorders?
    • What are anxiety symptoms and signs?
    • What is generalized anxiety disorder (GAD)?
    • How common is generalized anxiety disorder?
    • Are other mental health diagnoses associated with generalized anxiety disorder?
    • What are causes and risk factors for generalized anxiety disorder?
    • How do health-care professionals diagnose generalized anxiety disorder (GAD)?
    • What types of specialists treat generalized anxiety disorder?
    • What is the treatment for anxiety?
    • What are the side effects of anxiety medications?
    • What are complications of generalized anxiety disorder?
    • Is it possible to prevent anxiety?
    • What is the prognosis of generalized anxiety disorder?
    • Are there support groups for those with generalized anxiety disorder?
    • Where can people find additional information on generalized anxiety disorder?
  • Bell's Palsy (Facial Nerve Problems) Paralysis Causes and Treatments Bell's palsy is one type of facial nerve paralysis. The 7th cranial nerve controls the muscles of the face, and although...learn more »
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    Bell's Palsy (Facial Nerve Problems) Paralysis Causes and Treatments Article
    • Facial nerve problems and Bell's palsy definitions and facts
    • What is the facial nerve?
    • What are symptoms of a facial nerve problem?
    • What conditions affect the facial nerve?
    • How are the causes of facial nerve dysfunction diagnosed?
    • What is Bell's palsy?
    • How does a person get Bell's palsy?
    • Bell's palsy symptoms
    • Who gets Bell's palsy? How long does it last?
    • How is Bell's palsy treated? How is facial nerve paralysis treated?
    • Treatment options for eye problems
    • Surgical reconstruction options
    • Is there a cure for Bell's palsy? What is the prognosis for other facial nerve problems?
    • Can Bell's palsy and other facial nerve problems be prevented?
  • Vitamins and Calcium Supplements Vitamins are organic substances that are essential for the proper growth and functioning of the body. Calcium is a mineral...learn more »
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    Vitamins and Calcium Supplements Article
    • What are vitamins, and why are they important?
    • Calcium
    • Vitamin D
    • Folic Acid
    • Vitamin E
    • Vitamin A
    • Vitamin C
    • Vitamin B12
    • Vitamin B6
    • Thiamin (vitamin B1)
    • Niacin
    • Riboflavin
    • Vitamin K
  • MERS (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome) MERS-CoV (Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus) infection can be spread through respiratory secretions. Symptoms include...learn more »
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    MERS (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome) Article
    • Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) facts
    • What is Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV)?
    • What causes MERS? How is MERS transmitted?
    • Is MERS-CoV contagious?
    • What is the incubation period of a MERS-CoV infection?
    • What is the contagious period for a MERS-CoV infection?
    • What are risk factors for MERS-CoV infection?
    • What are MERS symptoms and signs?
    • What types of specialists treat MERS-CoV infection?
    • How do health-care professionals diagnose a MERS-CoV infection?
    • What is the treatment for MERS-CoV?
    • What is the prognosis of MERS-CoV? What are complications of MERS-CoV?
    • Is it possible to prevent MERS?
    • Is there a vaccine for MERS-CoV?
    • Where can people get more information about MERS-CoV?
  • Menstrual Cramps and Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) Medication Guide Menstrual cramps and premenstrual syndrome (PMS) symptoms include abdominal cramping, bloating, a feeling of fullness, abdominal...learn more »
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    Menstrual Cramps and Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) Medication Guide Article
    • Menstrual cramps and PMS medication facts
    • What are menstrual cramps?
    • What is the treatment for common menstrual cramps (primary dysmenorrhea)?
    • What is premenstrual syndrome (PMS)?
    • What treatments are available for PMS?
    • What medications are used to treat PMS?
    • What are some guidelines for the safe use of OTC products for menstrual cramps and PMS?

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