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Alcohol: Drinking to de-stress may make you more
Autumn Clean-Up: 10 health tips for raking leaves
Cellulitis: Do you have the symptoms of this little-known, but
Doctor's notes: How to read your medical chart
Emergency Kit: Be prepared! Know what your home emergency kit should
Fever: Know the causes of an unexplained fever
Fires: How wild fire smoke causes health hazards
Flu: What to do once you get the flu
Hammer Toes: A deformity of the foot more serious than expected
Heart Attack: Am I having a heart attack? The dangerous symptoms
Heart Burn: Tips to reduce nighttime heartburn
Injuries: Treatment for exercise and sports injuries
Libido: No sex drive? It could be your thyroid
Pain: Kill pain and stress the natural way!
Panic Attack: How-to-tell symptoms
Prescription drugs: Online - too risky
Stress: Can stress make you fat
Stroke: Would you recognize a stroke? The perilous symptoms unveiled
A New Type of Hysterectomy: Laparoscopic supracervical
hysterectomy (SCH) may be the better hysterectomy for you
Carbon Monoxide Poisoning: Prevent this highly poisonous gas
from occurring in your home
Community Associated MRSA Infection: Staph infections are
serious; learn how to recognize if you have one
Eat the Right Type of Carbs: It's the type of carbs, not the
amount, that matter in your diet
Fathoming Fifth Disease: What is fifth disease, and is it
Generic Drugs vs. Brand Name: Are generic drugs as good as brand
name? Find out!
Heart Disease Risk and C-Reactive Protein (CRP): Elevated levels
of CRP could mean a higher risk of heart attack... Find out how to know
if you're at risk
Juice Drinks for Toddler's: Don't let obesity creep into your
child through the sugary juice you buy
Making Sense of Sunscreen Products: Don't be confused anymore
when it comes to choosing a sunscreen.
New Treatment for MS Suspended: The new drug Tysabri (natalizumab)
used in multiple sclerosis therapy reportedly has serious adverse
Prevent Traveller's Diarrhea: Traveler's diarrhea strikes up to
half of all international travelers... Learn how to travel safe
Restless Leg Syndrome: If you have uncomfortable sensations in
your legs at night, you may have restless leg syndrome
Safe Cycling Tips: Find out how you can be 14 times less likely
to die in a bicycle accident
Stress and Painful Periods: Painful menstrual periods affect 40
to 90% of women of reproductive age, see how this is related to stress
Swimmer's Ear Facts: Are your ears red, swollen, or painful
after water sports?
10 Minutes a Day for Stress Control: Relieve stress, decrease
anxiety, and achieve relaxation
10 Tips to Find the Right Fitness Class: Yoga, Pilates,
spinning, kick-boxing, step classes... Find the right one for you
What is a Clinical Trial: Research study? Human participants?
Here are all different types of clinical trials
Beta Blockers: Did you know that beta blockers treat social anxiety,
migraine headaches, chest pain and more?
Caffeine Addiction: If you need more caffeine than what's in your
morning cup, you may have a caffeine addiction
Chondromalacia: How to handle chronic knee pain
Conjunctivitis: Facts about pink eye and how it spreads
Controlling Road Rage: Do you have angry, hostile reactions to other
drivers on the road? Learn how to temper your temper.
Diet and Disability: Learn how dairy products, fruits, and
vegetables may help you avoid disability
First Aid and Nosebleeds: Nosebleeds are usually nothing to panic
about... Here we tell you how to treat them at home
Fitting Exercise into Your Schedule: 13 ways of staying fit when
there's no time to exercise
Folate: Folic acid does a lot for a woman's health... But does it
prevent birth defects and lower risk of high blood pressure too
Food Allergies: What is the difference between food allergies and
Glaucoma Screening: What's important about glaucoma screenings?
MS: New treatment possibility for multiple sclerosis has been
PMDD- A Severe Form of PMS: If you thought PMS symptoms were bad,
learn about PMDD
OTC Meds: Unsure about the hundreds of cold and flu preparations on
the drugstore shelves? You're not alone
Ulcers: Over 25 million Americans will have a peptic ulcer at some
point in their lifetime, but why
Warning Signs of Sleep Apnea: Do you stop breathing while sleeping?
You may be surprised to find out.
Last Editorial Review: 1/3/2006
Bone Density Test: If the strength of your bones is questionable, a
bone density test may help avoid fractures and osteoporosis
Eczema: Could your dry hands be a sign of eczema?
Genes and Cancer: Is a blood test worth taking to find out if you
have this dangerous gene?
Migraine: How can you tell if your throbbing headache is really a
Radon: You can't see, taste, or smell radon gas, but it may pose a
cancer risk in your home
Secondhand Smoke: When it comes to your child's health and IQ, just
how damaging is your secondhand smoke?
Sore Throat / Strep: Are you wondering if your sore throat requires
antibiotics? Know the difference between Step and the common sore throat
Tonsillectomy: Removing your child's tonsils may be a popular
treatment for recurrent sore throats and respiratory infections, but is it