blood calcium levels

Blood Calcium Levels – Hypocalcemia vs. Hypercalcemia

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Blood Calcium Levels – Hypocalcemia vs. Hypercalcemia: In order for the heart and muscles to function properly, as well as to ensure bone development, normal blood calcium levels are essential. When the blood has too little calcium levels, the condition is …

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nonalcoholic fatty liver disease & nonalcoholic steatohepatitis

Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) & Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH)

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Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) & Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH): Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is a condition characterized by too much fat built up and stored in liver cells. People who do not drink a lot and have fatty livers are …

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interstitial cystitis (IC)

Interstitial Cystitis (IC) – Symptoms, Risk, & Treatment

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Interstitial cystitis (IC), also known as painful bladder syndrome, is a chronic pain condition that affects the bladder, bladder pressure, and sometimes the pelvis. Patients typically feel the need to urinate more often with smaller volumes of urine and experience pain …

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urinary tract infection (UTI)

Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) – Types, Symptoms, Treatment

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Urinary Tract Infection (UTI): UTIs are infections that occur in any part of the urinary tract, including the kidneys, ureters, bladder, and urethra. A UTI occurs when germs, most often bacteria from the digestive tract, get into the opening of the urethra …

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nine contraception methods & options

Nine Contraception Methods & Options

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Nine Contraception Methods & Options: Many people who are sexually active but not ready to conceive have many options for contraceptive (birth control) methods. It is important to choose the option you and/or your partner feel most comfortable with. Talk with …

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menopause

Menopause – 8 Common Symptoms & Solutions

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Menopause – 8 Common Symptoms & Solutions: Menopause is a natural biological process in a woman’s life occurring 12 months after her last menstrual period. Menopause happens because the woman’s ovaries stop producing the hormones estrogen and progesterone. Lower hormone levels …

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cutaneous t-cell lymphoma (CTCL)

Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma (CTCL) – Overview

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Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma (CTCL) is a rare type of cancer that begins in the white blood cells, called T-lymphocytes (T-cells), and attacks the skin. T-cells are important to the immune system and help the body fight infection(s). However, with an abnormal …

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multiple sclerosis (MS)

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) – Symptoms, Types, & Treatment

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Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a chronic disease that affects the central nervous system, including the brain, spinal cord, and optic nerves. MS is believed to be an autoimmune disease caused by the immune system attacking and damaging the insulating material (myelin) …

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living with anxiety

Living with Anxiety & How to Control It

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Living with Anxiety: Everyone feels anxiety at some point in his or her life. Many people feel anxiety right before a big exam or event. Anxiety can be nerve wrecking and may seem scary at first, but it’s important to remember …

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stroke warning signs

Stroke Warning Signs – Think & Act FAST

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Stroke Warning Signs: A stroke is a serious medical emergency. It occurs when the brain tissue is deprived of oxygen and nutrients due to interrupted or severely reduced blood supply. The brain cells begin to die within minutes and prompt treatment …

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