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If you have a child with ADHD, it can be a challenge. Take this quiz to test your knowledge of this disorder.
Muscle cramps are involuntary muscle contractions. Everybody gets them. They can occur after activity or when you are dehydrated. Learn how to prevent and treat muscle cramps.
Ready to start exercising, but don't know where to start? This quiz can get you off on the right foot.
Experts are increasingly urging people to know their BMI, a figure that takes into account not just weight but also height to indicate body fat.
Urinary incontinence means that your urine leaks out at times when you are not using the bathroom. This is a common problem for women of all ages. Learn about the risk factors you may have for UI.
If you have an injury or temporary disability that requires crutches, it's important to have them fitted by a health care professional. You will also need training and practice in using the crutches before going home. In this video, you'll learn about using crutches.
A venogram is an imaging test that uses X-rays to look at the condition of your veins in a certain area of your body.
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