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  • Alcohol-Induced Liver Disease

    Alcohol-induced liver disease is caused by heavy use of alcohol. The liver's job is to break down alcohol. If you drink more than it can process, it can become badly damaged.

  • Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma

    Detailed information on cutaneous T-cell lymphoma, including symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.

  • Diet for Lactose Intolerance

    Detailed information on lactose intolerance, including a list of foods that contain lactose

  • Estrogen's Effects on the Female Body

    In addition to regulating the menstrual cycle, estrogen affects the reproductive tract, the urinary tract, the heart and blood vessels, bones, breasts, skin, hair, mucous membranes, pelvic muscles, and the brain.

  • For Kids: How to Handle Low Blood Sugar (Hypoglycemia)

    The first step in handling hypoglycemia is knowing the warning signs. They can be different for everyone. So take note of your own symptoms.

  • Grief and Loss

    Grief moves in and out of stages from disbelief and denial, to anger and guilt, to finding a source of comfort, to eventually adjusting to the loss.

  • How COPD Affects Your Lungs

    When you have COPD, air doesn’t flow into and out of your lungs as it should. It becomes harder to breathe. Watch this video to see how your lungs are affected.

  • How to Know You Are in Labor

    Most women start to go into labor around the baby’s due date. This is typically around 40 weeks of pregnancy.

  • Interstitial Lung Disease

    Interstitial lung disease is the name for a group of more than 200 chronic lung disorders. These diseases inflame or scar the lungs. The inflammation and scarring make it hard to get enough oxygen. The scarring is called pulmonary fibrosis.

  • Knee Ligament Injuries

    Learn about the 4 major ligaments of the knee, and about common injuries, symptoms, and treatment.

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