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Abdominal Pain

Abnormalities see Birth Defects

ABO Blood Groups see Blood and Blood Disorders

Abortion

About Your Medicines see Medicines ; Over-the-Counter Medicines

Abscesses

Abuse see Domestic Violence

Accident Prevention see Safety Issues

Accidents see Falls ; First Aid ; Injuries

Achondroplasia see Dwarfism

Acid Reflux see Gastroesophageal Reflux/Hiatal Hernia ; Heartburn

ACL Injuries see Knee Injuries and Disorders

Acne

Acoustic Neuroma

Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome see AIDS

Acromegaly see Growth Disorders ; Pituitary Disorders

Acupuncture

ADD see Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity

Addison’s Disease

Adenoids see Tonsils/Tonsillectomy

ADHD see Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity

Adhesions

Adolescent Development see Teen Development

Adolescent Health see Teen Health

Adoption

Adrenal Gland Disorders

Adrenoleukodystrophy see Leukodystrophies

Adult Immunization see Immunization

Advance Directives

African-American Health

Age-Related Macular Degeneration see Macular Degeneration

Agent Orange see Veteran’s Health

Ageusia see Taste and Smell Disorders

Aging see Seniors’ Health Issues

Aging Skin see Skin Aging

AIDS

AIDS and Infections

AIDS and Pregnancy

AIDS–Living with AIDS

AIDS Medicines

Air Pollution

Airsickness see Motion Sickness

Alagille Syndrome see Liver Diseases

Alaska Native Health see Native-American Health

Alcohol Abuse in Pregnancy see Pregnancy and Substance Abuse

Alcohol and Youth

Alcohol Consumption

Alcoholism

Allergy

Allergy, Food see Food Allergy

Allergy, Latex see Latex Allergy

Alopecia see Hair Diseases and Hair Loss

Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency

ALS see Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

Alternative Medicine

Alternative Therapy for Cancer see Cancer Alternative Therapy

Alzheimer’s Caregivers

Alzheimer’s Disease

AMD see Macular Degeneration

Amenorrhea see Menstruation

Amnesia see Memory

Amniocentesis see Prenatal Testing

Amphetamine Abuse

Amputees

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

Anabolic Steroids

Anal and Rectal Diseases

Anal Cancer

Anal Warts see HPV ; Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Anaphylaxis see Allergy

Anatomy

Anemia

Anencephaly see Neural Tube Defects

Anesthesia

Aneurysms

Angina

Angioplasty

Animal Bites see Bites and Stings

Animal Diseases and Your Health

Animal Health see Pets and Pet Health

Ankle Injuries and Disorders

Ankylosing Spondylitis

Anorexia see Eating Disorders

Anosmia see Taste and Smell Disorders

Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury see Knee Injuries and Disorders

Anthrax

Antibiotics

Antidepressants

Antimicrobial Resistance see Antibiotics ; Infectious Diseases

Antioxidants

Anxiety

Aortic Stenosis see Heart Valve Diseases

Aphasia

Aplastic Anemia see Anemia

Appendicitis

Arctic Health see Native-American Health

Arm Injuries and Disorders

Arnold-Chiari Malformation see Head and Brain Malformations

Arrhythmia

Arsenic

Arteriosclerosis of Extremities see Circulatory Disorders

Arteriosclerosis, Coronary see Coronary Disease

Arteriovenous Malformations

Arthritis

Artificial Feeding see Nutritional Support

Artificial Insemination see Infertility

Artificial Limbs see Amputees

Asbestos

Asbestosis see Asbestos

Asian-American Health

Asperger’s Syndrome

Assisted Breathing see Critical Care

Assisted Living

Assistive Devices

Asthma

Asthma in Children

Astigmatism see Refractive Errors

Ataxia see Degenerative Nerve Diseases ; Movement Disorders

Ataxia Telangiectasia

Athlete’s Foot

Atrial Fibrillation see Arrhythmia

Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity

Auditory Tumor see Acoustic Neuroma

Autism

Autoimmune Diseases

Automobile Safety see Motor Vehicle Safety

Autonomic Nervous System Disorders

Avascular Necrosis see Osteonecrosis

Avian Influenza see Bird Flu

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Baby Blues see Postpartum Depression

Baby Care see Infant and Newborn Care

Back Injuries

Back Pain

Bacterial Infections

Bacterial Vaginosis see Vaginal Diseases

Balance Disorders see Dizziness and Vertigo

Bariatric Surgery see Weight Loss Surgery

Barrett’s Esophagus see Esophagus Disorders

Basal Cell Carcinoma see Skin Cancer

Bedsores see Pressure Sores

Bedwetting see Toilet Training and Bedwetting

Bee Stings see Insect Bites and Stings

Behcet’s Syndrome

Bell’s Palsy

Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy see Prostate Diseases

Benign Tumors

Bereavement

Bicycle Safety see Sports Safety

Bile Duct Diseases

Biliary Cirrhosis see Bile Duct Diseases

Biliary Tract Diseases see Bile Duct Diseases ; Gallbladder Diseases

Binge Eating see Eating Disorders

Biodefense and Bioterrorism

Biological Weapons see Biodefense and Bioterrorism

Bioterrorism see Biodefense and Bioterrorism

Bipolar Disorder

Bird Flu

Birth Control

Birth Defects

Bites and Stings

Bladder Cancer

Bladder Control see Urinary Incontinence

Bladder Diseases

Bleeding Disorders

Bleeding, Gastrointestinal see Gastrointestinal Bleeding

Blindness see Vision Impairment and Blindness

Blood and Blood Disorders

Blood Cells see Blood and Blood Disorders

Blood Clots see Thrombophlebitis

Blood Coagulation Disorders see Bleeding Disorders ; Hemophilia

Blood Donation see Blood Transfusion and Donation

Blood Poisoning see Sepsis

Blood Pressure see High Blood Pressure ; Low Blood Pressure

Blood Tests see Laboratory Tests

Blood Transfusion and Donation

Blood-Borne Pathogens see Infection Control

Body Lice see Parasitic Diseases

Bone Cancer

Bone Diseases

Bone Grafts

Bone Loss see Osteoporosis

Bone Marrow Diseases

Bone Marrow Transplantation

Botanicals see Herbal Medicine

Botox

Botulinum Toxin see Botox ; Botulism

Botulism

Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy see Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

BPH see Prostate Diseases

Braces, Oral see Orthodontia

Brachial Plexus Injuries see Peripheral Nerve Disorders

Brachytherapy see Radiation Therapy

Brain Attack see Stroke

Brain Cancer

Brain Diseases

Brain Disorders, Inborn Genetic see Genetic Brain Disorders

Brain Injuries see Head and Brain Injuries

Brain Malformations see Head and Brain Malformations

Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer, Male see Male Breast Cancer

Breast Diseases

Breast Feeding

Breast Implants see Breast Reconstruction

Breast Reconstruction

Breast Reduction see Breast Reconstruction

Breathing Problems

Broken Bones see Fractures

Bronchial Asthma see Asthma

Bronchiolitis see Bronchitis ; Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infections

Bronchitis

Bruises

BSE see Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

Bubonic Plague see Plague

Bulimia see Eating Disorders

Bullying

Bunions see Toe Injuries and Disorders

Burns

Bursitis

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C-Section see Cesarean Section

CABG see Heart Bypass Surgery

Caffeine

Calcium

Campylobacter see Food Contamination and Poisoning

Canavan Disease see Leukodystrophies

Cancer

Cancer Alternative Therapy

Cancer, Benign see Benign Tumors

Cancer Chemotherapy

Cancer in Children

Cancer–Living with Cancer

Candidiasis

Canker Sore see Mouth Disorders

Cannabis see Marijuana Abuse

Car Safety see Motor Vehicle Safety

Carbohydrates

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Carcinoid Tumors

Carcinoma see Cancer

Cardiac Arrest

Cardiac Diseases see Heart Diseases

Cardiomyopathy

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation see CPR

Cardiovascular Diseases see Circulatory Disorders ; Heart Diseases

Careers see Health Occupations

Caregivers

Caregivers for Alzheimer’s Disease see Alzheimer’s Caregivers

Carotid Artery Disease

Carotid Endarterectomy see Stroke

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carsickness see Motion Sickness

Cartilage Disorders

CAT Scans see CT Scans

Cat Scratch Disease

Cataract

Celiac Disease

Cell Phones see Electromagnetic Fields

Cellulitis

Cerebral Palsy

Cerebrovascular Disease see Stroke

Cervical Cancer

Cervical Spine see Neck Disorders and Injuries

Cesarean Section

CFS see Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chagas Disease

Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease

Charley Horse see Muscle Cramps

Chemical Weapons

Chemotherapy see Cancer Chemotherapy

Chest Pain see Angina ; Pain

Chewing Tobacco see Smokeless Tobacco

Chickenpox

Child Abuse

Child Behavior Disorders

Child Day Care

Child Dental Health

Child Development

Child Mental Health

Child Molestation see Child Sexual Abuse

Child Nutrition

Child Safety

Child Sexual Abuse

Childbirth

Childhood Asthma see Asthma in Children

Childhood Brain Tumors

Childhood Immunization

Childhood Leukemia see Leukemia, Childhood

Children’s Health

Children’s Page

Chiropractic

Chlamydia Infections

Choking

Cholecystectomy see Gallbladder Diseases

Cholelithiasis see Gallbladder Diseases

Cholesterol

Chondrocalcinisis see Gout and Pseudogout

Chondromalacia Patellae see Knee Injuries and Disorders

Choosing a Doctor or Health Care Service

Chorea see Movement Disorders

Chorionic Villi Sampling see Prenatal Testing

Chronic Bronchitis see Bronchitis

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic Granulomatous Disease see Immune System and Disorders

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease see COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)

Circulatory Disorders

Circumcision

Cirrhosis

CJD see Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

Clap see Gonorrhea

Claudication see Leg Injuries and Disorders

Cleaning Products see Household Poisons

Cleft Lip and Palate

Clinical Trials

Cloning

Club Drugs

Cluster Headache see Headache

CMV Infections see Cytomegalovirus Infections

Cocaine Abuse

Cold Sore see Mouth Disorders

Cold Weather Injuries see Hypothermia

Cold, Common see Common Cold

Colic see Infant and Newborn Care

Colitis see Ulcerative Colitis

Colon Cancer see Colorectal Cancer

Colonic Diseases

Colonic Polyps

Color Blindness

Colorectal Cancer

Colostomy see Ostomy

Coma see Head and Brain Injuries

Common Cold

Communicating With Your Healthcare Provider see Talking With Your Doctor

Communication Disorders see Speech and Communication Disorders

Complementary Therapy see Alternative Medicine

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome see Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy

Concussion see Head and Brain Injuries

Confidentiality see Personal Medical Records

Congenital Heart Disease

Congestive Heart Failure see Heart Failure

Conjunctivitis see Eye Diseases

Connective Tissue Disorders

Constipation

Contact Dermatitis see Dermatitis

Contact Lenses see Eye Wear

Contraception see Birth Control

Contusions see Bruises

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)

Coping with Chronic Illness

Coping with Disasters

Coronary Arteriosclerosis see Coronary Disease

Coronary Artery Bypass Graft see Heart Bypass Surgery

Coronary Disease

Cosmetic Dentistry

Cosmetic Surgery see Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery

Cosmetics

Costochondritis see Cartilage Disorders

Cough

Coxsackievirus Infections see Viral Infections

CPR

Crab Lice see Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Crack see Cocaine Abuse

Cramps see Muscle Cramps

Craniofacial Injuries see Facial Injuries and Disorders

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

Critical Care

Crohn’s Disease

Croup see Throat Disorders

Cryptosporidiosis

CT Scans

Cubital Tunnel Syndrome see ElbowInjuriesAndDisorders ; Wrist and Arm Injuries and Disorders

Cushing’s Syndrome

Cystic Fibrosis

Cystitis see Interstitial Cystitis

Cytomegalovirus Infections

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Dandy-Walker Syndrome see Head and Brain Malformations

Day Care see Child Day Care ; Home Care Services

Deafness see Hearing Disorders and Deafness

Death and Dying see End of Life Issues

Decubitus Ulcers see Pressure Sores

Deep Vein Thrombosis see Thrombophlebitis

Defibrillators, Implantable see Pacemakers and Implantable Defibrillators

Degenerative Joint Disease see Osteoarthritis

Degenerative Nerve Diseases

Delivery see Childbirth

Dementia

Dengue

Dental Health

Dental Health, Child see Child Dental Health

Dentistry, Cosmetic see Cosmetic Dentistry

Dentures

Depression

Dermatitis

Dermatology see Skin Diseases

Dermatomyositis see Myositis

Developmental Disabilities

Diabetes

Diabetes and Pregnancy

Diabetes Insipidus

Diabetes Type I

Diabetic Diet

Diabetic Eye Problems

Diabetic Foot

Diabetic Kidney Problems

Diabetic Nerve Problems

Diagnostic Imaging

Dialysis

Diaper Rash see Dermatitis ; Infant and Newborn Care

Diarrhea

Diet see Nutrition

Dietary Fats

Dietary Fiber

Dietary Proteins

Dietary Sodium

Dietary Sugar see Carbohydrates

Dietary Supplements

Dieting see Weight Loss and Dieting

Digestive Diseases

Diphtheria

Disabilities

Disasters see Coping with Disasters; Man-Made Disasters; Natural Disasters

Dislocations

Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis

Divorce

Dizziness and Vertigo

Domestic Violence

Down Syndrome

Drinking see Alcohol Consumption

Drinking Water

Drowning

Drug Abuse

Drug Abuse in Pregnancy see Pregnancy and Substance Abuse

Drug Safety

Drug Information see Medicines ; Over-the-Counter Medicines

Dual Diagnosis

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy see Muscular Dystrophy

Duodenal Ulcer see Peptic Ulcer

Dupuytren’s Contracture see Connective Tissue Disorders

Dwarfism

Dysentery see Diarrhea

Dysgeusia see Taste and Smell Disorders

Dyskinesia see Movement Disorders

Dyslexia see Learning Disorders

Dysmenorrhea see Menstruation

Dysosmia see Taste and Smell Disorders

Dyspareunia see Female Sexual Dysfunction

Dysphagia

Dyspnea see Breathing Problems

Dystonia

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E. Coli Infections

Ear Disorders

Ear Infections

Eating Disorders

Ebola Virus see HemorrhagicFevers

EBV Infections see Infectious Mononucleosis

Echocardiography see Ultrasound

Ecstasy see ClubDrugs

Ectopic Pregnancy see Pregnancy Loss

Eczema

Edema

Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

Ehrlichiosis see Tick Bites

Elbow Injuries and Disorders

Elder Abuse

Electromagnetic Fields

Emergency Medical Services

EMF see Electromagnetic Fields

Emphysema

Employee Health see Occupational Health

Encephalitis

Encopresis see Toilet Training and Bedwetting

End of Life Issues

End-Stage Renal Disease see Kidney Failure

Endocarditis

Endocrine Diseases

Endometrial Cancer see Uterine Cancer

Endometriosis

Endoscopy

Enuresis see Toilet Training and Bedwetting

Environmental Health

Environmental Tobacco Smoke see Secondhand Smoke

Epilepsy

Epstein-Barr Virus Infections see Infectious Mononucleosis

Erectile Dysfunction

Ergonomics

ERT see Hormone Replacement Therapy

Esophageal Cancer

Esophagus Disorders

ESRD see Kidney Failure

Estrogen Replacement Therapy see Hormone Replacement Therapy

Evaluating Health Information

Ewing’s Sarcoma see Bone Cancer

Exercise and Physical Fitness

Exercise for Children

Exercise for Seniors

Eye Cancer

Eye Diseases

Eye Infections

Eye Injuries

Eye Wear

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Facial Injuries and Disorders

Fainting

Falls

False Teeth see Dentures

Family History

Family Issues

Family Planning see Birth Control

Farm Safety

Farsightedness see Refractive Errors

Fats, Dietary see Dietary Fats

Fecal Incontinence see Anal and Rectal Diseases

Female Circumcision see Circumcision

Female Sexual Dysfunction

Fertility see Infertility ; Reproductive Health

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

Fetal Ultrasound see Prenatal Testing

Fever

Fiber see Dietary Fiber

Fibrocystic Breast Disease see Breast Diseases

Fibroids see Uterine Fibroids

Fibromyalgia

Fifth Disease

Financial Assistance

Finger Injuries see Hand Injuries and Disorders

Fingernail Problems see Nail Diseases

Fire Safety

First Aid

Fistulas

Fitness see Exercise and Physical Fitness ; Exercise for Children ; Exercise for Seniors ; Sports Fitness

Flea Bites see Insect Bites and Stings

Flu see Influenza

Folate see Anemia ; Folic Acid

Folic Acid

Folliculitis see Hair Diseases and Hair Loss

Food Additives see Nutrition

Food Allergy

Food Contamination and Poisoning

Food Labeling

Food Poisoning see Food Contamination and Poisoning

Food Safety

Foot Health

Foot Injuries and Disorders

For Children see Children’s Page

Foster Care see Adoption

Fractures

Fragile X Syndrome

FRAXA see Fragile X Syndrome

Friedreich’s Ataxia

Frostbite see Hypothermia

Fungal Infections

Fungicides see Pesticides

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Gallbladder Diseases

Gallstones see Gallbladder Diseases

Gambling

Gamete Intrafallopian Transfer see Infertility

Ganglion Cyst see Wrist and Arm Injuries and Disorders

Gas

Gastric Bypass see Weight Loss Surgery

Gastric Cancer see Stomach Cancer

Gastroenteritis

Gastroesophageal Reflux

Gastrointestinal Bleeding

Gastrointestinal Diseases see Digestive Diseases

Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors see Intestinal Cancer

Gastroplasty see Weight Loss Surgery

Gaucher’s Disease

Gay and Lesbian Health

Generalized Anxiety Disorder see Anxiety

Genes and Gene Therapy

Genetic Brain Disorders

Genetic Counseling

Genetic Disorders

Genetic Testing

Genital Herpes see Herpes Simplex

Genital Warts

GERD see Gastroesophageal Reflux

Germ Warfare see Biodefense and Bioterrorism

German Measles see Rubella

Germs and Hygiene

Gestational Diabetes see Diabetes and Pregnancy

GHB see Club Drugs

GI Bleeding see Gastrointestinal Bleeding

Giant Cell Arteritis see Polymyalgia Rheumatica

Giardia Infections

Glandular Fever see Infectious Mononucleosis

Glasses see Eye Wear

Glaucoma

Global Health see International Health

Goiter see Thyroid Diseases

Gonorrhea

Gout and Pseudogout

Graves’ Disease see Thyroid Diseases

Grief see Bereavement

Grippe see Influenza

Growth Disorders

Guillain-Barre Syndrome

Gulf War Syndrome see Veteran’s Health

Gum Disease

Gynecomastia see Breast Diseases

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Hair Diseases and Hair Loss

Hairy Cell Leukemia see Leukemia, Adult Chronic

Hallucinogens see Drug Abuse

Hand Injuries and Disorders

Hantavirus Infections

Hashimoto’s Disease see Thyroid Diseases

Hay Fever see Allergy

Hazardous Waste

HDL see Cholesterol

Head and Brain Injuries

Head and Brain Malformations

Head and Neck Cancer

Head Lice

Headache

Health Facilities

Health Fraud

Health Insurance

Health Literacy

Health Maintenance Organizations see Managed Care

Health Occupations

Health Screening

Health Statistics

Healthy Living see Preventing Disease and Staying Healthy

Hearing Disorders and Deafness

Hearing Problems in Children

Heart Attack

Heart Bypass Surgery

Heart Disease in Women

Heart Diseases

Heart Diseases, Congenital see Congenital Heart Disease

Heart Diseases–Prevention

Heart Failure

Heart Murmur see Congenital Heart Disease ; Heart Valve Diseases

Heart Surgery

Heart Transplantation

Heart Valve Diseases

Heartburn

Heat Illness

Heel Injuries and Disorders

Helicobacter Pylori Infections see Peptic Ulcer

Hemochromatosis

Hemodialysis see Dialysis ; Kidney Failure

Hemophilia

Hemorrhagic Fevers

Hemorrhoids

Hepatitis

Hepatitis A

Hepatitis B

Hepatitis C

Hepatocellular Carcinoma see Liver Cancer

Hepatolenticular Degeneration see Wilson’s Disease

Herbal Medicine

Herbicides see Pesticides

Hernia

Herniated Disk see Slipped Disk

Heroin Abuse

Herpes Simplex

Herpes Zoster see Shingles

Hiatal Hernia

Hidradenitis Suppurativa

High Blood Pressure

High Risk Pregnancy

Hip Injuries and Disorders

Hip Replacement

Hispanic-American Health

Histoplasmosis see Fungal Infections

HIV see AIDS

Hives

HMO see Managed Care

Hodgkin’s Disease

Home Care Services

Homeless Health Concerns

Homeopathy see Alternative Medicine

Homosexuality see Gay and Lesbian Health

Hormone Replacement Therapy

Hormones

Hospice Care

Hospitals see Health Facilities

Hot Flashes see Menopause

Household Poisons

HPV

HRT see Hormone Replacement Therapy

Human Genome Project see Genes and Gene Therapy

Human Immunodeficiency Virus see AIDS

Human Papillomavirus see HPV

Huntington’s Disease

Hydrocephalus

Hyperactivity see Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity

Hypermobility Syndrome see Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

Hyperopia see Refractive Errors

Hyperparathyroidism see Parathyroid Disorders

Hypertension see High Blood Pressure

Hypertension, Pulmonary see Pulmonary Hypertension

Hyperthyroidism see Thyroid Diseases

Hyperuricemia see Gout and Pseudogout

Hypoglycemia

Hypoparathyroidism see Parathyroid Disorders

Hypotension see Low Blood Pressure

Hypothermia

Hypothyroidism see Thyroid Diseases

Hysterectomy

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Ileostomy see Ostomy

Immune System and Disorders

Immunization

Immunization, Childhood see Childhood Immunization

Impetigo

Implantable Defibrillators see Pacemakers and Implantable Defibrillators

Impotence see Erectile Dysfunction

In Vitro Fertilization see Infertility

Incontinence see Urinary Incontinence

Indigestion

Indoor Air Pollution

Infant and Newborn Care

Infant and Toddler Development

Infant and Toddler Health

Infant and Toddler Nutrition

Infantile Paralysis see Polio and Post-Polio Syndrome

Infection Control

Infections and Pregnancy

Infections, Bacterial see Bacterial Infections

Infections, Fungal see Fungal Infections

Infections, Viral see Viral Infections

Infectious Diseases

Infectious Mononucleosis

Infertility

Inflammatory Bowel Disease see Crohn’s Disease ; Ulcerative Colitis

Influenza

Informed Consent see Patient Issues

Inguinal Hernia see Hernia

InhalantAbuse

Injuries

Insect Bites and Stings

Insect Repellents see Insect Bites and Stings

Insecticides see Pesticides

Insomnia see Sleep Disorders

Insulin Resistance see Metabolic Syndrome X

Insulin-Dependent Diabetes Mellitus see Juvenile Diabetes

Insurance see Health Insurance ; Managed Care ; Medicaid ; Medicare

Intensive Care see Critical Care

International Health

Interstitial Cystitis

Intestinal Cancer

Intestinal Diseases see Digestive Diseases

Intraocular Melanoma see Eye Cancer ; Melanoma

Iron Deficiency Anemia see Anemia

Irregular Heartbeat see Arrhythmia

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Islet Cell Carcinoma see Pancreatic Cancer

Islet Cell Transplantation

Itching

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Jakob-Creutzfeldt Disease see Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

Jaundice

Jet Lag see Traveler’s Health

Jock Itch see Tinea Infections

Juvenile Diabetes see Diabetes Type I

Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Kaposi’s Sarcoma

Kawasaki Disease see Vasculitis

Keloids see Scars

Kidney Cancer

Kidney Diseases

Kidney Failure

Kidney Stones

Kidney Transplantation

Kids’ Page see Children’s Page

Klinefelter’s Syndrome

Knee Injuries and Disorders

Knee Replacement

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Labor see Childbirth

Laboratory Tests

Lactose Intolerance

Laryngitis see Throat Disorders ; Voice Disorders

Larynx Cancer see Head and Neck Cancer

Laser Eye Surgery

LASIK see Laser Eye Surgery

Latex Allergy

Latino Health see Hispanic-American Health

LDL see Cholesterol

Lead Poisoning

Learning Disorders

Leg Injuries and Disorders

Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease see Osteonecrosis

Legionnaires’ Disease

Leishmaniasis

Lesbian Health see Gay and Lesbian Health

Leukemia, Adult Acute

Leukemia, Adult Chronic

Leukemia, Childhood

Leukodystrophies

Lewy Body Disease

Lice see Head Lice ; Parasitic Diseases

Life Support see Critical Care

Ligament Injuries see Sprains and Strains

Listeria Infections

Liver Cancer

Liver Cirrhosis see Cirrhosis

Liver Diseases

Liver Spots see Skin Aging

Liver Transplantation

Living Wills see Death and Dying

Long-Term Care see Assisted Living ; Nursing Homes

Lou Gehrig’s Disease see Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

Low Blood Pressure

Low Blood Sugar see Hypoglycemia

Low Vision see Vision Impairment and Blindness

Lumpectomy see Mastectomy

Lung Cancer

Lung Diseases see Respiratory Diseases

Lung Transplantation

Lupus

Lyme Disease

Lymph Nodes see Lymphatic Diseases

Lymphatic Diseases

Lymphedema see Lymphatic Diseases

Lymphoma

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Macular Degeneration

Mad Cow Disease see Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

Magnetic Resonance Imaging see MRI Scans

Malaria

Male Breast Cancer

Male Genital Disorders see Penis Disorders; Testicular Disorders

Male Menopause see Men’s Health Issues

Malignancy see Cancer

Mammaplasty see Breast Reconstruction

Mammography

Managed Care

Manic-Depressive Illness see Bipolar Disorder

Man-Made Disasters

Maple Syrup Urine Disease see Genetic Brain Disorders

Marfan Syndrome

Marijuana Abuse

Mastectomy

MDMA see Club Drugs

Measles

Medicaid

Medical Device Safety

Medical Research see Understanding Medical Research

Medicare

Medicare Prescription Drug Plan

Medicinal Herbs see Herbal Medicine

Medicines

Medicines, Over-the-Counter see Over-the-Counter Medicines

Melanoma

Memory

Men’s Health Issues

Meniere’s Disease

Meningitis

Menopause

Menopause, Male see Men’s Health Issues

Menstruation

Mental Health

Mental Health, Child see Child Mental Health

Mental Health, Teen see Teen Mental Health

Mental Retardation see Developmental Disabilities

Mercury

Merkel Cell Cancer see Skin Cancer

Mesothelioma see Asbestos ; Lung Cancer

Metabolic Disorders

Metabolic Syndrome X

Methadone see Drug Abuse

Methamphetamine Abuse see Amphetamine Abuse

Migraine

Milk Allergy see Food Allergy

Minerals

Mini-Stroke see Transient Ischemic Attack

Miscarriage see Pregnancy Loss

Mitral Valve Prolapse

Mixed Connective Tissue Disease see Connective Tissue Disorders

Mobility Aids

Molds

Moles

Monkeypox Virus Infections

Mononucleosis see Infectious Mononucleosis

Mosquito Bites see Insect Bites and Stings

Motion Sickness

Motor Vehicle Safety

Mouth Disorders

Movement Disorders

MRI Scans

MRSA

Mucolipidoses see Metabolic Disorders

Mucopolysaccharidoses see Metabolic Disorders

Multiple Births see Twins, Triplets, Multiple Births

Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia see Endocrine Diseases

Multiple Myeloma

Multiple Sclerosis

Mumps

Muscle Cramps

Muscle Disorders

Muscle Strain see Sprains and Strains

Muscular Dystrophy

Myasthenia Gravis

Myelodysplastic Syndromes see Bone Marrow Diseases

Myeloproliferative Disorders see Bone Marrow Diseases

Myocardial Infarction see Heart Attack

Myopathies see Muscle Disorders

Myopia see Refractive Errors

Myositis

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Nail Diseases

Narcolepsy see Sleep Disorders

Narcotics see Drug Abuse

Nasal Cancer

Nasal Disorders see Nose Disorders

Native-American Health

Natural Disasters

Nausea and Vomiting

Nearsightedness see Refractive Errors

Neck Disorders and Injuries

Neoplasms see Cancer

Nephritis see Kidney Diseases

Nerve Diseases see Neurologic Diseases

Neural Tube Defects

Neuroblastoma
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Neurofibromatosis

Neurogenic Bladder see Bladder Diseases

Neurologic Diseases

Neuroma, Acoustic see Acoustic Neuroma

Neuromuscular Disorders

Neuropathy see Peripheral Nerve Disorders

Newborn Screening

Nicotine see Smoking

Niemann-Pick Disease see Genetic Brain Disorders

Noise

Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma see Lymphoma

Non-Insulin Dependent Diabetes Mellitus see Diabetes

Non-Prescription Drugs see Over-the-Counter Medicines

Norwalk Virus Infections see Gastroenteritis

Nose Disorders

Nuclear Scans

Nursing Homes

Nutrition

Nutrition for Seniors

Nutrition, Child see Child Nutrition

Nutritional Support

Nystagmus see Eye Diseases

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Obesity

Obesity in Children

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Occupational Health

Occupational Health for Healthcare Providers

Occupational Injuries see Occupational Health

Occupational Therapy see Rehabilitation

Ombudsman Programs see Patient Issues

Omega-3 Fatty Acids see Dietary Fats

Oncology see Cancer

Ophthalmology see Eye Diseases

Opiates see Drug Abuse ; Heroin Abuse

Oral Cancer

Oral Tobacco see Smokeless Tobacco

Organ Donation

Organ Transplantation

Orthodontia

Osteoarthritis

Osteogenesis Imperfecta

Osteomyelitis see Bone Diseases

Osteonecrosis

Osteoporosis

Osteosarcoma see Bone Cancer

Ostomy

Otitis Media see Ear Infections

Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian Cysts

Ovarian Insufficiency see Premature Ovarian Failure

Over-the-Counter Medicines

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Pacemakers and Implantable Defibrillators

Pacific Islander Health see Asian-American Health

Paget’s Disease of Bone

Paget’s Disease of Breast see Breast Cancer

Pain

Pain Relievers

Pain, Abdominal see Abdominal Pain

Pain, Back see Back Pain

Pain, Chest see Angina ; Pain

Palliative Care see Hospice Care ; Pain

Pancreas Transplantation

Pancreatic Cancer

Pancreatic Diseases

Panic Disorder

PAP Smear see Cervical Cancer

Paralysis

Paralysis, Infantile see Polio and Post-Polio Syndrome

Paranasal Sinus Cancer see Nasal Cancer

Parasitic Diseases

Parathyroid Disorders

Parenteral Nutrition see Nutritional Support

Parenting

Parkinson’s Disease

Parotid Gland Disorders see Salivary Gland Disorders

Passive Smoking see Secondhand Smoke

Patella see Knee Injuries and Disorders

Paternity Testing see Genetic Testing

Patient Records see Personal Medical Records

Patient Rights

Patient Safety

Pediatrics see Children’s Health

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

Pelvic Pain

Pelvic Support Problems

Pelvis see Hip Injuries and Disorders

Penis Disorders

Peptic Ulcer

Perimenopause see Menopause

Periodontal Disease see Gum Disease

Peripheral Nerve Disorders

Peripheral Vascular Diseases

Peritoneal Dialysis see Dialysis ; Kidney Failure

Persian Gulf War see Veteran’s Health

Personal Medical Records

Personality Disorders

Pertussis see Whooping Cough

Pesticides

PET Scans see Nuclear Scans

Pets and Pet Health

Pfiesteria Infections

Phantom Limb see Amputees

Pharynx Cancer see Head and Neck Cancer

Pharynx Disorders see Throat Disorders

Phenylketonuria

Pheochromocytoma

Phlebitis see Thrombophlebitis

Phobias

Physical Fitness see Exercise and Physical Fitness

Physical Therapy see Rehabilitation

PID see Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

Piercing and Tattoos

Pilonidal Cyst see Tailbone Disorders

Pimples see Acne

Pink Eye see Eye Diseases

Pinworms

Pituitary Disorders

PKU see Phenylketonuria

Plague

Plantar Fasciitis see Heel Injuries and Disorders

Plantar Warts see Warts

Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery

Pleurisy see Respiratory Diseases

PMS see Premenstrual Syndrome

Pneumocystis Carinii Infections

Pneumonia

Poison Ivy, Oak and Sumac

Poisoning

Poisons in the Home see Household Poisons

Polio and Post-Polio Syndrome

Polychondritis see Cartilage Disorders

Polycystic Kidney Disease see Kidney Diseases

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome see Ovarian Cysts

Polymyalgia Rheumatica

Polymyositis see Myositis

Porphyria

Post-herpetic Neuralgia see Shingles

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Postpartum Depression

Prader-Willi Syndrome

Preconception Care

Preeclampsia

Pregnancy

Pregnancy and AIDS see AIDS and Pregnancy

Pregnancy and Diabetes see Diabetes and Pregnancy

Pregnancy and Substance Abuse

Pregnancy Loss

Pregnancy, Infections in see Infections and Pregnancy

Pregnancy, Teen see Teenage Pregnancy

Premature Babies

Premature Menopause see Premature Ovarian Failure

Premature Ovarian Failure

Premenstrual Syndrome

Prenatal Care

Prenatal Testing

Prescription Drug Abuse

Pressure Sores

Preventing Disease and Staying Healthy

Primary Pulmonary Hypertension see Pulmonary Hypertension

Prion Diseases see Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease ; Degenerative Nerve Diseases

Privacy see Personal Medical Records

Proctitis see Anal and Rectal Diseases

Progeria see Metabolic Disorders

Progressive Supranuclear Palsy

Prostate Cancer

Prostate Diseases

Prosthetic Limbs see Amputees

Protective Eye Wear see Eye Injuries

Proteins see Dietary Proteins

Pruritus Ani see Anal and Rectal Diseases

Pseudogout see Gout and Pseudogout

Psoriasis

Psoriatic Arthritis see Arthritis

Psychiatric Disorders see Mental Health

Psychotic Disorders

PTSD see Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Puberty see Child Development ; Teen Development

Pulmonary Embolism

Pulmonary Emphysema see Emphysema

Pulmonary Fibrosis

Pulmonary Hypertension

Pyelonephritis see Kidney Diseases

PXE see Connective Tissue Disorders

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Q Fever see Bacterial Infections ; Biodefense and Bioterrorism

Quackery see Health Fraud

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Rabies

Radiation Exposure

Radiation Therapy

Radiofrequency Ablation see Radiation Therapy

Radiography see X-Rays

Radionuclide Scans see Nuclear Scans

Radiosurgery see Radiation Therapy

Radiotherapy see Radiation Therapy

Radon

Rape

Rare Diseases

Rash see Dermatitis

Raynaud’s Disease

Recreational Safety see Sports Safety ; Water Safety (Recreational)

Rectal Cancer see Colorectal Cancer

Rectal Diseases see Anal and Rectal Diseases

Rectal Prolapse see Anal and Rectal Diseases

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy

Refractive Errors

Rehabilitation

Reiter’s Syndrome see Arthritis

Renal Cancer see Kidney Cancer

Renal Dialysis see Dialysis

Renal Disease see Kidney Diseases

Repetitive Motion Injuries see Ergonomics

Reproductive Health

Residential Care see Assisted Living

Respiratory Diseases

Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infections

Restless Legs

Retinal Disorders

Retinoblastoma see Eye Cancer

Rett Syndrome

Reye Syndrome

Rhabdomyosarcoma see Soft Tissue Sarcoma

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rickets

Ringworm see Tinea Infections

Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever see Tick Bites

Rodenticides see Pesticides

Rohypnol see Club Drugs

Root Canal see Tooth Disorders

Rosacea

Roseola see Viral Infections

Rotator Cuff Injuries see Shoulder Injuries and Disorders

Rotavirus Infections

RSV Infections see Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infections

Rubella

Rubeola see Measles

Runaways see Homeless Health Concerns

Rural Health Concerns

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SAD see Seasonal Affective Disorder

Safety Issues

Safety, Child see Child Safety

Salivary Gland Disorders

Salmonella Infections

Salt see Dietary Sodium

Sarcoidosis

Sarcoma, Ewing’s see Bone Cancer

Sarcoma, Soft Tissue see Soft Tissue Sarcoma

SARS see Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome

Scabies

Scarlet Fever see Streptococcal Infections

Scars

Schizophrenia

School Health

Sciatica

SCID see Immune System and Disorders

Scleroderma

Scoliosis

Screening see Preventing Disease and Staying Healthy

Seasickness see Motion Sickness

Seasonal Affective Disorder

Secondhand Smoke

Seizures

Senility see Dementia

Seniors’ Fitness see Exercise for Seniors

Seniors’ Health Issues

Seniors’ Nutrition see Nutrition for Seniors

Sepsis

Septic Arthritis see Arthritis

Septic Shock see Sepsis

Septicemia see Sepsis

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome

Severe Combined Immunodeficiency see Immune System and Disorders

Sexual Abuse of Children see Child Sexual Abuse

Sexual Assault see Rape

Sexual Health Issues

Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Shaken Baby Syndrome see Child Abuse

Shaking Palsy see Parkinson’s Disease

Shingles

Shock see First Aid

Shoes see Foot Health

Shortness of Breath see Breathing Problems

Shoulder Injuries and Disorders

Shy-Drager Syndrome see Degenerative Nerve Diseases ; Low Blood Pressure

Sickle Cell Anemia

SIDS see Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

Sinusitis

Sjogren’s Syndrome

Skin Aging

Skin Cancer

Skin Conditions

Skin Pigmentation Disorders

Skin Rash see Dermatitis

Skull Injuries see Head and Brain Injuries

Sleep Apnea

Sleep Disorders

Slipped Disk

Small Intestine Cancer see Intestinal Cancer

Smallpox

Smelling Disorders see Taste and Smell Disorders

Smokeless Tobacco

Smoking

Smoking and Youth

Smoking Cessation

Smoking in Pregnancy see Pregnancy and Substance Abuse

Smoking, Passive see Secondhand Smoke

Snoring

Snuff see Smokeless Tobacco

Social Phobia see Phobias

Sodium, Dietary see Dietary Sodium

Soft Tissue Sarcoma

Sore Throat see Throat Disorders

South American Trypanosomiasis see Chagas Disease

Spasmodic Torticollis see Dystonia

Spasticity see Neuromuscular Disorders

Speech and Communication Disorders

Spider Bites see Insect Bites and Stings

Spider Veins see Varicose Veins

Spina Bifida

Spinal Cord Diseases

Spinal Cord Injuries

Spinal Diseases

Spinal Muscular Atrophy

Spinal Stenosis

Spit Tobacco see Smokeless Tobacco

Spleen Diseases

Splenomegaly see Spleen Diseases

Spondylitis, Ankylosing see Ankylosing Spondylitis

Sports Fitness

Sports Injuries

Sports Safety

Spouse Abuse see Domestic Violence

Sprains and Strains

Stammering see Stuttering

Staphylococcal Infections

Statistics see Health Statistics

Staying Healthy see Preventing Disease and Staying Healthy

STD see Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Steele-Richardson-Olszewski Syndrome see Progressive Supranuclear Palsy

Stem Cells and Stem Cell Transplantation

Stepfamilies see Family Issues

Sterility see Infertility

Sterilization see Birth Control

Steroids

Still’s Disease see Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis

Stillbirth see Pregnancy Loss

Stomach Cancer

Stomach Disorders

Stomach Flu see Gastroenteritis

Stomach Stapling see Weight Loss Surgery

Stomach Ulcer see Peptic Ulcer

Stool Soiling see Toilet Training and Bedwetting

Strabismus see Eye Diseases

Strep Throat see Streptococcal Infections ; Throat Disorders

Streptococcal Infections

Stress

Stroke

Stuttering

Substance Abuse see Alcoholism ; Drug Abuse

Substance Abuse in Pregnancy see Pregnancy and Substance Abuse

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

Sugar see Carbohydrates

Sugar in the Blood see Diabetes

Sugar Substitutes see Carbohydrates

Suicide

Sun Exposure

Sunburn see Sun Exposure

Sunstroke see Heat Illness

Surgery

Surgery, Plastic see Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery

Swallowing Disorders see Dysphagia

Sweat

Sweeteners, Artificial see Carbohydrates

Swimmer’s Ear see Ear Infections

Swollen Glands see Lymphatic Diseases

Syncope see Fainting

Syndrome X see Angina ; Metabolic Syndrome X

Syphilis

Syringomyelia

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus see Lupus

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Tachycardia see Arrhythmia

Tachypnea see Breathing Problems

Tailbone Disorders

Talking With Your Doctor

Tanning see Sun Exposure

Tardive Dyskinesia see Movement Disorders

Taste and Smell Disorders

Tattoos see Piercing and Tattoos

Tay-Sachs Disease

TB see Tuberculosis

TBI see Head and Brain Injuries

Teen Development

Teen Health

Teen Mental Health

Teen Nutrition see Child Nutrition

Teen Sexual Health

Teen Violence

Teenage Drinking see Alcohol and Youth

Teenage Pregnancy

Teens’ Page

Teeth see Tooth Disorders

Temporal Arteritis see Polymyalgia Rheumatica

Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction

Tendinitis

Tennis Elbow see Elbow Injuries and Disorders

Tension Headache see Headache

Terrorist Attacks see Biodefense and Bioterrorism ; Chemical Weapons ; Disasters and Emergency Preparedness

Testicular Cancer

Testicular Disorders

Tetanus

Thalassemia

Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

Throat Cancer see Head and Neck Cancer

Throat Disorders

Thrombocytopenia see Bleeding Disorders

Thrombophlebitis

Thrush see Candidiasis

Thumb Injuries see Hand Injuries and Disorders

Thymus Cancer

Thyroid Cancer

Thyroid Diseases

TIA see Transient Ischemic Attack

Tic Douleureux see Trigeminal Neuralgia

Tick Bites

Tinea Infections

Tinnitus

Tissue Donation see Organ Donation

TMJ see Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction

Tobacco, Smokeless see Smokeless Tobacco

Toe Injuries and Disorders

Toilet Training and Bedwetting

Tongue Disorders see Mouth Disorders

Tonsillitis see Tonsils/Tonsillectomy

Tonsils/Tonsillectomy

Tooth Disorders

Tooth Whitening see Cosmetic Dentistry

Torticollis see Dystonia

Tourette Syndrome

Toxemia see Preeclampsia

Toxic Shock Syndrome see Sepsis

Toxoplasmosis

TPN see Nutritional Support

Tracheostomy see Critical Care

Traffic Accidents see Motor Vehicle Safety

Trans Fats see Dietary Fats

Transient Ischemic Attack

Transplantation see Organ Transplantation

Traumatic Brain Injury see Head and Brain Injuries

Traveler’s Health

Tremor

Tribal Health see Native-American Health

Trichomoniasis

Trigeminal Neuralgia

Triglycerides

Triplets see Twins, Triplets, Multiple Births

Tropical Medicine see Traveler’s Health

Tuberculosis

Tuberous Sclerosis

Tularemia see Biodefense and Bioterrorism ; Tick Bites

Tumor see Cancer

Tumors, Benign see Benign Tumors

Turner’s Syndrome

Twins, Triplets, Multiple Births

Type I Diabetes see Juvenile Diabetes

Type II Diabetes see Diabetes

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Ulcerative Colitis

Ulcers see Peptic Ulcer

Ultrasound

Ultraviolet Rays see Sun Exposure

Understanding Medical Research

Universal Precautions see Infection Control

Ureteral Cancer see Bladder Cancer

Urethral Cancer see Bladder Cancer

Urinary Bladder Cancer see Bladder Cancer

Urinary Incontinence

Urinary Tract Infections

Urine Tests see Laboratory Tests

Urostomy see Ostomy

Urticaria see Hives

Usher Syndrome

Uterine Cancer

Uterine Diseases

Uterine Fibroids

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Vaccination see Immunization

Vaginal Cancer

Vaginal Diseases

Vaginal Infections see Vaginal Diseases

Vaginismus see Female Sexual Dysfunction

Vaginitis see Vaginal Diseases

Valvular Heart Diseases see Heart Valve Diseases

Varicella-Zoster Virus see Chickenpox

Varicose Veins

Vascular Headache see Headache ; Migraine

Vasculitis

Vasectomy see Birth Control

vCJD see Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

Vegan Diet see Vegetarianism

Vegetarianism

Vehicle Safety see Motor Vehicle Safety

Venereal Disease see Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Ventilators see Critical Care

Vertigo see Dizziness and Vertigo

Veteran’s Health

Violence see Child Abuse ; Domestic Violence ; Elder Abuse ; Teen Violence

Viral Hepatitis see Hepatitis

Viral Infections

Vision Impairment and Blindness

Vitamins

Vitiligo

Vocal Cord Problems see Voice Disorders

Voice Disorders

Vomiting see Nausea and Vomiting

Von Hippel-Lindau Disease

von Recklinghausen’s Disease see Neurofibromatosis

von Willebrand Disease see Bleeding Disorders

Vulvar Cancer

Vulvar Disorders

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Warts

Warts, Genital see HPV ; Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Water see Drinking Water

Water Safety (Recreational)

Wegener’s Granulomatosis

Weight Loss and Dieting

Weight Loss Surgery

Weight Training see Sports Fitness

West Nile Virus

Wheelchairs see Assistive Devices

Whiplash see Neck Disorders and Injuries

Whooping Cough

Wilms’ Tumor

Wilson’s Disease

Women’s Health Issues

Wounds

Wrinkles see Skin Aging

Wrist Injuries and Disorders

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X-Rays

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Yeast Infections see Candidiasis

Yellow Fever see Viral Infections

Yersinia see Food Contamination and Poisoning