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  1. Avoiding Infections in the Hospital
  2. Staph Infection
  3. Hospital Isolation Rooms
  4. Urinary Tract Infections in Children Discusses urinary tract infection in children 12 years and younger. Covers symptoms and how problems might be diagnosed with urinalysis or a urine culture. Looks at treatment with antibiotics. Offers home treatment and prevention tips.
  5. Urinary Tract Infections in Teens and Adults Discusses urinary tract infection in teens and adults. Covers symptoms and how problems might be diagnosed with urinalysis or a urine culture. Looks at treatment with antibiotics. Offers home treatment and prevention tips.
  6. Sexually Transmitted Infections Lists common sexually transmitted infections, including chlamydia, genital herpes, gonorrhea, HIV, HPV (genital warts), syphilis, and trichomoniasis. Includes interactive tool to help you decide when to call a doctor. Covers safer sex. Offers prevention tips.
  7. Mononucleosis (Mono) Discusses mononucleosis (also called mono or the kissing disease) caused by Epstein-Barr virus (EBV). Covers symptoms including high fever, severe sore throat, and swollen lymph nodes (swollen glands), tonsils, and spleen. Offers home treatment and prevention tips.
  8. DTaP (Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis) Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  9. Influenza (Flu) Vaccine (Inactivated or Recombinant): What You Need to Know
  10. MMR Vaccine (Measles, Mumps and Rubella): What You Need to Know
  11. Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  12. Rabies Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  13. Td (Tetanus, Diphtheria) Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  14. Tdap (Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis) Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  15. Chickenpox Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  16. Yellow Fever Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  17. Rotavirus Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  18. Shingles Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  19. Japanese Encephalitis Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  20. MMRV Vaccine (Measles, Mumps, Rubella and Varicella): What You Need to Know
  21. Hepatitis B Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  22. Hib (Haemophilus Influenzae Type B) Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  23. Meningococcal ACWY Vaccines - MenACWY and MPSV4: What You Need to Know
  24. Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV13): What You Need to Know
  25. Typhoid Vaccines: What You Need to Know
  26. HPV (Human Papillomavirus) Vaccine Gardasil®: What You Need to Know
  27. HPV (Human Papillomavirus) Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  28. Hepatitis A Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  29. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  30. Your Child's First Vaccines: What You Need to Know
  31. Terrorism and Other Public Health Threats
  32. Urinary Problems and Injuries, Age 11 and Younger
  33. Urinary Problems and Injuries, Age 12 and Older
  34. Avoiding Infections in the Hospital Learn how to prevent the spread of germs and avoid infections in the hospital.
  35. Respiratory Problems, Age 11 and Younger Discusses respiratory problems that babies and children can have. Covers viral and bacterial infections, allergies, and asthma. Offers home treatment tips. Includes interactive tool to help you decide when to call a doctor.
  36. Polio Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  37. Mononucleosis Tests Covers monospot test (heterophil test) and EBV antibody test, blood tests used to diagnose mononucleosis (mono), which is caused by the Epstein-Barr virus. Covers how it is done and risks. Also includes info on what test results might mean.
  38. Serogroup B Meningococcal Vaccine (MenB): What You Need to Know
  39. In the Hospital: Three Tips for a Healthier Stay Learn three important ways to prepare for a healthier hospital stay.
  40. HIV: Tips for Caregivers to Avoid Infection
  41. Safer Sex Covers safer sex practices like abstinence, using condoms, watching for symptoms of STIs, and limiting number of sex partners you have. Includes list of questions to ask someone before having sex.
  42. Liver Tests for Mononucleosis Discusses blood test to study liver function and to find out if the liver is inflamed. Covers possible results. Discusses possible causes other than mono for elevated liver enzymes.
  43. Chickenpox: Preventing Skin Infections
  44. Diarrhea, Age 11 and Younger Discusses diarrhea in those 11 and younger. Covers causes such as infection or inflammatory bowel disease. Offers home treatment tips. Discusses signs of dehydration. Includes interactive tool to help you decide when to call a doctor.
  45. Ways HIV Cannot Be Spread
  46. Hip Problems, Age 11 and Younger
  47. Complicated Urinary Tract Infections
  48. Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) in Older Adults
  49. Cranberry Juice and Urinary Tract Infections
  50. Home Test for Urinary Tract Infections Discusses test kits you can get without a prescription to use at home to check for urinary tract infections (UTIs). Looks at how test is done and how to prepare. Discusses possible results.
  51. Hepatitis A and Undercooked Shellfish
  52. Sexually Transmitted Infections: Symptoms in Women
  53. Sexually Transmitted Infections: Genital Exam for Men
  54. Sexually Transmitted Infections: Treatment
  55. STI Testing: Should I Get Tested for a Sexually Transmitted Infection? Guides through the decision to be screened for sexually transmitted infections. Explains STIs and discusses causes and lifestyles that put you at higher risk for getting infected. Covers benefits and risks of testing. Includes an interactive tool to help you decide.
  56. Medical History and Physical Exam for Urinary Tract Infections
  57. Mononucleosis Complications
  58. Staying Healthy Around Animals
  59. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Using Graded Exercise to Get More Energy
  60. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Using Healthy Thinking
  61. Sexually Transmitted Infection Testing
  62. Protect Yourself From Hepatitis A When Traveling
  63. Hip Problems, Age 12 and Older
  64. Medical Specialists Info on healthcare professionals with training in specific areas. Links to info on physicians and other specialty doctors. Also includes links to info on other health professionals like physician assistants. Offers tips on preparing for appointments.
  65. Physical Exam for Mononucleosis
  66. Urinary Problems During Pregnancy
  67. Chronic Fatigue: Changing Your Schedule
  68. Chronic Fatigue: Getting Support
  69. Chronic Fatigue: Antidepressants
  70. Fibromyalgia: Managing Fibro Fog
  71. Skin Changes Discusses common skin changes and possible causes. Includes info on skin cancer. Includes home treatment tips for adults and children.

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