Interactive Health Library
Detailed information on choking, choking prevention, and the Heimlick maneuver
A person with coronary heart disease has an accumulation of fatty deposits in the coronary arteries. These deposits narrow the arteries and can decrease or block the flow of blood to the heart.
Dehydration and heat stroke are two very common heat-related diseases that can be life threatening if left untreated.
Diabetes affects the cardiovascular system, but many problems aren't apparent until a person has a heart attack or stroke.
If you have diabetes, you are twice as likely to have high blood pressure. Untreated, high blood pressure can raise your risk for heart disease.
To help diagnose a migraine, your doctor may ask you when your headaches occur, how long they last, and what they feel like.
Detailed information on excessive hairiness, including causes, diagnosis, and treatment
Detailed information on gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), including causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment
Children with congenital heart disease often grow and develop more slowly than other children.
This test measures the amount of anti-Hib IgG iantibody in your blood. The test can find out how well your body has responded to the Hib vaccine.
Hair loss is believed to be primarily caused by a combination of factors, including aging, changing hormones, illness, and family history.
Detailed information on hair problems, including baldness (alopecia), excessive hairiness (hirsutism), and ingrown hairs
Detailed information on halitosis (bad breath), including causes and treatment
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