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Asthma and Exercise

Exercise-induced asthma is different from the typical asthma that is triggered by allergens and/or irritants.

Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)

Atopic dermatitis is a hereditary and chronic skin disorder that mostly affects infants and young children, but may last until a child reaches adolescence or adulthood.

Bedwetting (Enuresis)

Detailed information on bedwetting (enuresis) in children, including causes, diagnosis, and treatment of urinary incontinence

Binge Eating Disorder

Binge eating disorder is an illness that resembles bulimia nervosa and is characterized by episodes of uncontrolled eating or bingeing. It differs from bulimia because its sufferers do not purge their bodies of the excess food.

Ear Infections

Detailed information on ear infections, including otitis externa (swimmer's ear) and otitis media

Ear Pinning

Detailed information on ear pinning surgery, including who might be a candidate for the procedure and possible complications of the procedure

Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders

Detailed information on ear, nose, and throat disorders, including hearing disorders, balance disorders, smell disorders, taste disorders, chemosensory disorders, speech disorders, voice disorders, language disorders, vocal cord disorders, and laryngeal cancer.

Ear, Nose, and Throat Facts

The ear consists of three areas—the outer, middle, and inner ear. The nose is the organ of smell and is part of the peripheral nervous system. The throat is a ring-like muscular tube that acts as the passageway for air, food, and liquid.

Eating Disorders

Detailed information on the most common types of eating disorders, including anorexia, bulimia, and binge eating disorder

EBV Antibody

This test checks for antibodies to the Epstein-Barr virus. It often doesn't have any symptoms, but in teens and young adults, it can mononucleosis.
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