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  1. Cataract Surgery Learn what to expect during cataract surgery and how it can improve your vision.
  2. Vision Tests
  3. Eyes and Vision Has info on cataracts, glaucoma, and pinkeye. Also has links to age-related macular degeneration, vision tests, and a cataract surgery decision aid.
  4. Sudden Changes in Vision
  5. Tips for Good Vision
  6. Vision Loss Evaluation
  7. Gradual Changes in Vision
  8. Insomnia: Improving Your Sleep Offers tips on improving sleep. Covers sleep disorders like insomnia. Discusses things that affect sleep. Covers habits like drinking alcohol or caffeine before bed. Suggests exercising daily and no napping. Discusses sleep diaries.
  9. Sickle Cell Disease: Vision Problems
  10. Eye and Vision Tests for Children and Teens
  11. Low-Vision Accommodations in Your Home
  12. Vision Problems: Living With Poor Eyesight
  13. How Normal Vision Develops
  14. Sleep Apnea: How Treatment Can Improve Your Life Learn about the benefits of treating sleep apnea.
  15. Improving Sleep When You Have Chronic Pain
  16. Nurturing Your Child to Improve Learning and Attention
  17. Vision Problems: Aids to Help You Cope Learn about vision aids that can make life easier and safer.
  18. Vision Problems: Making Your Home Safer Learn how to use lighting and contrast to make your home safer.
  19. Linda's Story: Quitting Smoking Lowers My Risk
  20. Eye Exams for Adults
  21. Preventing Falls: Get an Eye Exam Learn how getting an eye exam may help you stay safe and independent.
  22. Eye Anatomy and Function
  23. Cataracts Discusses vision problems caused by cataracts, a painless, cloudy area in lens of eye. Covers symptoms like fuzzy vision, glare from lamps or sun, and frequent changes to eyeglass prescription. Discusses treatment with surgery. Also discusses vision aids.
  24. Preventing Falls: Exercises for Strength and Balance
  25. Measuring Your Exercise Intensity Learn how to know if you're exercising at the right level to improve your health.
  26. Eye Problems, Noninjury
  27. Color Blindness
  28. How to Use an Incentive Spirometer Learn how to use an incentive spirometer to improve the health of your lungs.
  29. Sleep: Helping Your Children-and Yourself-Sleep Well
  30. Nearsightedness: Should I Have Laser Surgery? Guides through decision to have laser surgery to correct nearsightedness. Covers LASIK, PRK, epi-LASIK, and LASEK. Covers benefits and risks. Discusses who is a good candidate for surgery. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  31. Varicocele Repair for Infertility Looks at repairing varicoceles, which are enlarged varicose veins in the scrotum. Explains that varicocele repair is done to improve male fertility. Covers how it is done and what to expect after surgery. Also covers risks.
  32. Angioplasty for Peripheral Arterial Disease Learn how angioplasty can open narrowed or blocked arteries in your legs to improve blood flow.
  33. Preventing Falls: Two Good Exercises Learn how to do two exercises to improve your strength and balance.
  34. Five Tips for Healthy Eating Learn how to improve your diet with a few simple changes.
  35. Cancer: Home Treatment for Sleep Problems Discusses sleep problems caused by cancer or side effects of chemotherapy or radiation therapy. Offers tips like get daily exercise and use a sleep mask and earplugs to improve sleep. Warns to check with your doctor before taking sleep medicine.
  36. Lack of Sleep Learn about some lifestyle changes that can help you sleep better.
  37. Sleeping Better Learn tips for getting a good night's sleep.
  38. Using a Metered-Dose Inhaler Without a Spacer Learn the correct way to use an inhaler that doesn't have a spacer.
  39. Asthma: Using an Inhaler and Spacer Learn the correct way to use a spacer with your inhaler.
  40. tetrahydrozoline ophthalmic
  41. Plantar Fasciitis Covers plantar fasciitis, a common cause of heel pain. Discusses causes, including flat feet or tight Achilles tendon. Covers treatment to relieve pain and improve strength and flexibility. Discusses what increases your risk and offers prevention tips.
  42. Healthy Eating: Eating Heart-Healthy Foods Discusses foods to improve heart health. Looks at basic rules of a heart healthy eating, including eating more fruits and vegetables. Lists specific foods that are considered good for your heart.
  43. Reticulocyte Count
  44. Methylxanthines for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Covers methylxanthines for COPD. Looks at medicines that help relax airways, improve breathing, and help get mucus out of the lungs. Lists generic and brand names such as theophylline (Theo-24). Includes how well they work and side effects.
  45. Self-Esteem, Ages 6 to 10
  46. Giant Cell Arteritis Covers symptoms of giant cell arteritis, which include vision problems and pain in the jaw. Covers how this condition is treated.
  47. Metabolic Syndrome Discusses metabolic syndrome, a group of health problems that increase risk for diabetes and heart disease (coronary artery disease). Covers risk factors like obesity, high blood pressure, and high cholesterol. Covers diet and exercise to improve health.
  48. Capsaicin Covers capsaicin found in some hot peppers. Looks at its use as dietary supplement to improve digestion and fight infection, topical skin products to relieve headaches and joint pain, and skin patch for postherpetic neuralgia. Covers safety, side effects.
  49. Nearsightedness (Myopia)
  50. Proper Sitting for a Healthy Back
  51. COPD: Using Exercise to Feel Better Covers ways to exercise and stay active with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Explains that exercise makes muscles and heart stronger and may improve shortness of breath. Includes warning to talk to your doctor before starting exercise.
  52. Sleep Problems, Age 12 and Older Discusses various sleep problems of those 12 and older. Covers insomnia, sleep apnea, narcolepsy, and restless leg syndrome. Offers tips to improve sleep. Includes interactive tool to help you decide when to call a doctor.
  53. Heart Health: Walking for a Healthy Heart Covers walking as one of the easiest ways to increase your physical activity and improve your health. Explains what you need to know before starting a walking program. Includes how to stay motivated.
  54. Heart Failure: Activity and Exercise Tells how to exercise to improve health with congestive heart failure. Includes need for doctor's okay and exercise plan. Includes tips on physical activity like stretching, walking, swimming, lifting weights, yoga, and tai chi.
  55. Repair of Choanal Atresia
  56. Eye Protection for Work and Sports
  57. Eye Care Specialists
  58. Contact Lenses
  59. Types of Contact Lenses
  60. Proper Sitting and Lifting for a Healthy Back Learn how to sit and lift correctly to keep your back healthy.
  61. Phalangeal Head Resection (Arthroplasty) for Toe Joint Deformities
  62. Tonometry
  63. Ophthalmoscopy
  64. Using Eye Ointment
  65. Chemical Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  66. Retinal Detachment
  67. Farsightedness (Hyperopia)
  68. Gonioscopy
  69. Rosacea
  70. Slit Lamp Examination
  71. Object in the Eye: First Aid
  72. Dry Eye Syndrome
  73. Contact Lens Problems: Infection
  74. Contact Lens Problems: Hypoxia
  75. Glaucoma Discusses eye disease that damages the optic nerve. Covers open-angle, closed-angle, and congenital glaucoma. Covers importance of finding and treating early, to help prevent blindness. Looks at treatment with medicine and possibly with lasers or surgery.
  76. Styes and Chalazia
  77. Drooping Eyelids
  78. Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  79. Eye Injuries: Blow to the Eye
  80. Warm Compresses for Eye Problems
  81. Diabetic Retinopathy
  82. Presbyopia
  83. Blepharitis
  84. Retinal Imaging
  85. bisacodyl (oral and rectal)
  86. Why Get Screened for Glaucoma? Learn why getting a glaucoma test is important.
  87. Dengue Fever
  88. Facial X-Ray
  89. Eye Injury: First Aid for Minor Cuts
  90. Cataracts in Children
  91. Amblyopia
  92. Strabismus
  93. Laser Photocoagulation and Cryopexy for Retinal Tears
  94. Chemical in the Eye
  95. Eye Injuries Caused by Ultraviolet (UV) Light
  96. Electronystagmogram (ENG)
  97. Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) Discusses pinkeye (conjunctivitis). Covers what causes it and symptoms. Offers home treatment tips. Also offers tips to prevent spreading it. Includes pictures of normal eye and one with pinkeye.
  98. Hammer, Claw, or Mallet Toe: Should I Have Surgery? Guides through decision to have surgery for hammer, claw, or mallet toe. Includes symptoms of hammer, claw and mallet toe and describes nonsurgical treatment. Covers benefits and risks. Includes an interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  99. Glaucoma Screening
  100. Computed Tomography (CT) Scan of the Head and Face

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