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WEBNational Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases. National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering. National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial …

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Health Topics: MedlinePlus

WEBHealth Topics. Read about symptoms, causes, treatment and prevention for over 1000 diseases, illnesses, health conditions and wellness issues. MedlinePlus health topics …

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NIH MedlinePlus Magazine

WEBEric Paslay was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at 10 years old, and it’s been a major part of his life ever since. It first made him think about becoming a doctor, but he pursued a …

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Definitions of Health Terms: General Health

WEBBody Mass Index (BMI) is an estimate of your body fat. It is calculated from your height and weight. It can tell you whether you are underweight, normal, overweight, …

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Older Adult Health: MedlinePlus

WEBMany older adults live active and healthy lives. But there's no getting around one thing: as we age, our bodies and minds change. You need to know what to expect. …

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Pregnancy-related deaths are on the rise…and sepsis is a big …

WEBThe National Library of Medicine (NLM) at NIH is a leader in biomedical informatics and data science research and the world’s largest medical library. NIH MedlinePlus …

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Healthy Living: MedlinePlus

WEBBe physically active. Control your blood pressure and cholesterol. Don't smoke. Protect yourself from too much sun. Drink alcohol in moderation, or don't drink at …

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Definitions of Health Terms: MedlinePlus

WEBDefinitions of Health Terms. Staying healthy includes exercising, eating right, and learning how to take care of your overall well-being. To help you, MedlinePlus …

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Women's Health: MedlinePlus

WEBWomen have unique health issues. And some of the health issues that affect both men and women can affect women differently. Unique issues include pregnancy, …

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Benefits of Exercise: MedlinePlus

WEBReduce your risk of heart diseases. Exercise strengthens your heart and improves your circulation. The increased blood flow raises the oxygen levels in your …

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Overactive Bladder Polyuria MedlinePlus

WEBOveractive bladder is a condition in which the bladder squeezes urine out at the wrong time. You may have overactive bladder if you have two or more of these …

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MedlinePlus: About MedlinePlus

WEBMedlinePlus is a service of the National Library of Medicine (NLM), the world's largest medical library, which is part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). …

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Health Facilities: MedlinePlus

WEBHealth facilities are places that provide health care. They include hospitals, clinics, outpatient care centers, and specialized care centers, such as birthing centers …

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Children's Health: MedlinePlus

WEBSummary. Your child's health includes physical, mental and social well-being. Most parents know the basics of keeping children healthy, like offering them …

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Mental Health: MedlinePlus

WEBMental health includes our emotional, psychological, and social well-being. It affects how we think, feel, and act as we cope with life. It also helps determine how we …

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Teen Health: MedlinePlus

WEBAs a teenager, you go through many changes. Your body is on its way to becoming its adult size. You may notice that you can't fit into your old shoes or that your …

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Smoking Quit Smoking Effects of Smoking MedlinePlus

WEBQuitting smoking can reduce your risk of health problems. The earlier you quit, the greater the benefit. Some immediate benefits of quitting include: Lower heart …

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Cholesterol testing and results

WEBCholesterol is a soft, wax-like substance found in all parts of the body. Your body needs a little bit of cholesterol to work properly. But too much cholesterol can clog …

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When to use the emergency room

WEBCall 911 or the local emergency number to have the emergency team come to you right away if you cannot wait, such as for: Choking. Stopped breathing. Head …

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At-Home Medical Tests: MedlinePlus Medical Test

WEBAt-home medical tests, also known as home use tests, are kits you can buy online or at your local pharmacy or supermarket. The kits allow you to test for, screen, or monitor certain …

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Red Blood Cell (RBC) Indices: MedlinePlus Medical Test

WEBRed blood cell (RBC) indices are part of a complete blood count, a group of tests that measures various parts and features of your blood. The results of RBC indices are used …

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Cancer Chemotherapy: MedlinePlus

WEBCancer chemotherapy is a type of cancer treatment. It uses medicines to destroy cancer cells. Normally, the cells in your body grow and die in a controlled way. …

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Health Screening: MedlinePlus

WEBColorectal cancer. Diabetes. High blood pressure. High cholesterol. Osteoporosis. Overweight and obesity. Prostate cancer in men. Which tests you need …

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Surgical wound care

WEBFill a syringe with salt water or soapy water, whichever your provider recommends. Hold the syringe 1 to 6 inches (2.5 to 15 centimeters) away from the …

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Prueba de gasometría arterial

WEBUna prueba de gasometría arterial mide la cantidad de oxígeno y dióxido de carbono en su sangre. También revisa la acidez en la sangre. A esto se le llama equilibrio ácido-base o …

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