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  1. Avoiding Infections in the Hospital
  2. Staph Infection
  3. Urinary Tract Infection: Here's Help Take a minute to learn about a urinary tract infection and what you can do to feel better.
  4. Hospital Isolation Rooms
  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. 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.
  7. 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.
  8. Rabies Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  9. Typhoid Vaccines: What You Need to Know
  10. 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.
  11. DTaP (Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis) Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  12. MMR Vaccine (Measles, Mumps and Rubella): What You Need to Know
  13. Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  14. Td (Tetanus, Diphtheria) Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  15. Tdap (Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis) Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  16. Chickenpox Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  17. Yellow Fever Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  18. Rotavirus Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  19. Shingles Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  20. Japanese Encephalitis Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  21. Hib (Haemophilus Influenzae Type B) Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  22. Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV13): What You Need to Know
  23. Hepatitis A Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  24. Hepatitis B Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  25. Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  26. Terrorism and Other Public Health Threats
  27. Urinary Problems and Injuries, Age 11 and Younger
  28. Urinary Problems and Injuries, Age 12 and Older
  29. Avoiding Infections in the Hospital Learn how to prevent the spread of germs and avoid infections in the hospital.
  30. 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.
  31. Polio Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  32. Your Child's First Vaccines: What You Need to Know
  33. 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.
  34. MMRV Vaccine (Measles, Mumps, Rubella and Varicella): What You Need to Know
  35. Influenza (Flu) Vaccine (Inactivated or Recombinant): What You Need to Know
  36. Serogroup B Meningococcal Vaccine (MenB): What You Need to Know
  37. In the Hospital: Three Tips for a Healthier Stay Learn three important ways to prepare for a healthier hospital stay.
  38. Meningococcal ACWY Vaccines - MenACWY and MPSV4: What You Need to Know
  39. HPV (Human Papillomavirus) Vaccine Gardasil®: What You Need to Know
  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: Treatment
  54. Sexually Transmitted Infections: Genital Exam for Men
  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. Protect Yourself From Hepatitis A When Traveling
  57. Medical History and Physical Exam for Urinary Tract Infections
  58. Mononucleosis Complications
  59. Staying Healthy Around Animals
  60. HPV (Human Papillomavirus) Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  61. Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Using Graded Exercise to Get More Energy
  62. Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Using Healthy Thinking
  63. Sexually Transmitted Infection Testing
  64. Hip Problems, Age 12 and Older
  65. 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.
  66. Physical Exam for Mononucleosis
  67. Urinary Problems During Pregnancy
  68. Chronic Fatigue: Changing Your Schedule
  69. Chronic Fatigue: Getting Support
  70. Chronic Fatigue: Antidepressants
  71. Fibromyalgia: Managing Fibro Fog
  72. 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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