If you find yourself angry more often than you'd like, it can have an impact on your health. Try some of these tips to keep your temper in check.
Athlete's foot isn't just for athletes. Anyone can get it. Take this quiz and find out if you are at risk.
If you spend long hours in the sun, sunglasses are more than just a fashion accessory. They can protect your eyes and prevent vision loss.
Over the last two decades, the number of adults in the U.S. with irritable bowel disease has nearly doubled.
The vast majority of rabies cases reported to the CDC each year occur in wild animals like raccoons, skunks, bats, and foxes.
This calculator is for children with asthma. If you know your child's height, you can find his or her predicted peak flow.
Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women (other than skin cancer). The American Cancer Society reports the breast cancer death rate is declining, probably because of earlier detection and improved treatment. This short assessment will help you determine if you have major risk factors for breast cancer.
Alcoholic hepatitis is caused by excessive and chronic alcohol use and can progress to fatty liver and cirrhosis if the alcohol abuse continues. This video explores who is at risk for this disease and how your health care provider makes the diagnosis.
Detailed information on heart valve repair or replacement surgery, including the reasons and preparation for the procedure, how the procedure is performed, after care, and an anatomic illustration of the valves of the heart.
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