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Living with Atrial Fibrillation
With proper treatment, individuals with atrial fibrillation can live normal and active lives.
Treating Sore Throat
Sore throats lasting longer than a week require medical attention.
Overcoming Obesity
Even a modest weight loss can improve overall health.
Understanding Tonsillitis
Although tonsillitis is most common in children, it can develop in anyone.
Understanding Head Lice
Although very contagious, head lice can be treated and prevented.
Understanding Celiac Disease
Left untreated, celiac disease can lead to a number of other disorders.
Living with an Overactive Bladder
Although overactive bladder can be treated, more than 80% of affected women do not seek treatment.
Living with Psoriasis
Left untreated, psoriasis can lead to serious medical complications.
Coping with Food Allergies
This information can help food allergy patients find ways to cope.
Living with ADHD
Although attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder is a long-term condition, it can be managed with proper treatment.
Living with Lupus
Genetics, the environment, and hormones may play a role in lupus.
Understanding Lyme Disease*
​Prevention and early treatment are key to stopping Lyme disease.
Soothing Shingles
One in 3 individuals is at risk for developing shingles.
Preventing Stroke
Understanding stroke is the first step in knowing how to prevent it.
Beating Bronchitis
Steps can be taken to prevent bronchitis from becoming a chronic condition.
Diabetic Neuropathy
Patients with diabetes can take measures to prevent or control neuropathy.
Tattoos—Think Before You Ink
Several health risks associated with tattoos can be avoided or reduced by sharing this guide with patients.
Crohn's Disease
Approximately 700,000 Americans have Crohn's disease, a chronic but manageable inflammatory bowel disease.
The Importance of Iron and Use of Iron Supplements
Iron deficiency is the leading nutritional deficiency in the world and the most common cause of anemia in the United States.
Living With Rosacea: Signs and Symptoms
Early treatment is crucial for the prevention of irreversible damage.
Living with Asthma
Patients who understand environmental triggers are better able to avoid asthma attacks.
Restless Legs Syndrome: Learning to Live with It
Patients may have questions about their uncomfortable leg sensations.
The Flu Epidemic: Unmasking Facts & Myths
For patients who have reservations about flu vaccination, this guide can ease concerns.
Fighting Free Radicals: Do You Need Antioxidants?
Patients may have questions about taking antioxidants.
Through Thick and Thin: Using Anticlotting Drugs
Helping patients understand their regimen can boost adherence.
Bronchitis: When To Take It Seriously
Pharmacists can debunk the myths and provide the facts about treatment for bronchitis.
Gestational Diabetes: Staying Healthy During Pregnancy
Women with gestational diabetes should be proactive about monitoring and maintaining their health.
Are Head Lice Bugging Your Child?
These stubborn bugs live on the scalp for up to 30 days. Here's a how-to guide for preventing and treating head lice in children.
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