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  1. Allen Test
  2. Antisperm Antibody Test
  3. Allergy Tests Provides overview of tests used to find out what a person might be allergic to. Covers skin and blood tests. Explains why and how each test is done. Discusses risks. Explains results and offers points to consider before having tests.
  4. Blocked Tear Ducts: Dye Disappearance Test
  5. Straight-Leg Test for Evaluating Low Back Pain
  6. Gallstone Symptoms: WhenSurgery Is Needed
  7. Ulcerative Colitis: WhenSurgery Is Needed
  8. Crohn's Disease: WhenSurgery Is Needed
  9. Neuropsychological Tests
  10. Sweat Test
  11. String Test for Giardiasis
  12. Sperm Penetration Tests
  13. Syphilis Tests
  14. Nasal Potential Difference Test for Cystic Fibrosis
  15. 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.
  16. Teen Substance Use: Making a Contract With YourTeen
  17. Achilles Tendon Injury: Calf Squeeze Test
  18. Huntington's Disease Genetic Test
  19. Tilt Table Test
  20. Taking Care of Yourself WhenYour Baby Is Fussy
  21. Taking Care of Yourself WhenYour Child Is Sick
  22. Coping WhenYour Child Is Near the End of Life
  23. Toilet Training: Knowing WhenYour Child Is Ready
  24. Vision Tests
  25. Home Test for Protein in Urine
  26. Dementia: Testing How Well a Person Functions
  27. Heart Tests: When Do You Need Them?
  28. Cell-Free Fetal DNA Test
  29. Lyme Disease: Role of Blood Tests
  30. D-Xylose Absorption Test
  31. Exercise Electrocardiogram (Stress Test) See how a stress test works and how it's done.
  32. Helping YourTeen Follow a Gluten-Free Diet
  33. Your Teen's Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
  34. Helping YourTeen Become a Safe Driver
  35. Lipase
  36. Gallstones Without Symptoms: WhenSurgery Is Needed
  37. Urine Test: Understanding the Test Learn what happens during a urine test, why it's done, and what it shows.
  38. Thyroid Blood Test: Understanding the Test Learn what a thyroid blood test checks for, why you may need one, and what the results mean.
  39. Tympanometry in Ear Infections (Otitis Media)
  40. Tests for Bacterial Vaginosis
  41. Bladder Stress Test and Bonney Test for Urinary Incontinence in Women
  42. Hearing Tests
  43. Lyme Disease Test Discusses antibody test used to detect Lyme disease. Covers two types of test (enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay and Western blot test). Covers why and how they are done. Includes info on what results mean.
  44. Challenge Tests for Asthma
  45. Glaucoma: Target Eye Pressure
  46. Hepatitis C Virus Tests
  47. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Nerve Tests
  48. Cuts: When Stitches Are Needed
  49. Breast Cancer (BRCA) Gene Test Discusses BRCA gene test to check chances of breast cancer if your family or personal history shows a high chance for this cancer. Covers a woman's risk of breast or ovarian cancer if she has BRCA1 or BRCA2 gene changes. Discusses possible test results.
  50. Schizophrenia: When Hospital Care is Needed
  51. Sickle Cell Test
  52. Overnight Dexamethasone Suppression Test
  53. ADHD: Taking Care of Yourself WhenYour Child Has ADHD
  54. Teen Health Provides links to how-to information about teen health. Includes info on acne, bullying, depression, headaches, and tobacco use. Covers talking with yourteen about sex and responding to substance use. Also covers anorexia and bulimia.
  55. Urine Test Covers urine test to check different components of urine. Explains why test is done and how to prepare. Includes possible results and what they may mean. Looks at what may affect test results.
  56. Cancer Support: WhenYour Cancer Comes Back or Gets Worse
  57. KOH Preparation
  58. Toxoplasmosis Test Discusses toxoplasmosis test, a blood test that checks pregnant women for antibodies to the Toxoplasma gondii parasite. Covers why and how it is done. Also discusses what results mean. Offers link to more info on toxoplasmosis during pregnancy.
  59. 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.
  60. Galactosemia Test Explains test for galactosemia, a rare disease passed from parents to children. Covers blood or urine test that checks a newborn for enzymes needed to change galactose from milk into glucose, a sugar used for energy. Explains why and how the test is done.
  61. Genetic Test
  62. Cosmetic Surgery and Procedures Looks at surgeryor procedures that change or restore your appearance. Covers Botox, dermabrasion, face-lift, eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty), nose job (rhinoplasty), breast augmentation and reduction, liposuction, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty).
  63. Self-Test for Breath Alcohol
  64. Hepatitis A Virus Test
  65. Ketones
  66. Phenylketonuria (PKU) Test
  67. Toxicology Tests
  68. Help Your Working Teen Balance Responsibilities and Set Priorities
  69. Teen Substance Abuse: Signs in YourTeen's Friendships
  70. Oral Glucose Tolerance Test Discusses oral glucose tolerance test that measures glucose (blood sugar) levels. Explains that test checks for gestational diabetes, prediabetes, and diabetes. Covers the types of tests done and how to prepare for them.
  71. Coombs Antibody Test (Indirect and Direct)
  72. Eye and Vision Tests for Children and Teens
  73. Animal and Human Bites: When Stitches Are Needed
  74. When to Have a Cholesterol Test
  75. Substance Use Problems: Dealing With Teen Substance Use Discusses teen use of alcohol and other harmful or illegal substances. Covers the effects and consequences substance misuse has on ateen's life, including physical and emotional health. Includes info on how to recognize and deal with teen substance misuse.
  76. Eye Exams for Adults
  77. Cushing's Syndrome: Corticotropin-Releasing Hormone
  78. Tonometry
  79. Healthy Eating: Getting Support When Changing Your Eating Habits
  80. Exercise Electrocardiogram Covers exercise stress test, also called treadmill testor exercise EKG. Explains why it's done, such as finding cause of angina symptoms and checking exercise tolerance after heart attack. Includes how it's done and how it feels. Includes risks.
  81. Why Are Blood Tests Needed With Some Medicines? Find out which types of medicines require a regular blood test and why.
  82. Gestational Diabetes: Testing Blood Sugar Learn why you need to testyour blood sugar when you have gestational diabetes.
  83. Preventing Falls: Get an Eye Exam Learn how getting an eye exam may help you stay safe and independent.
  84. Caring for Your Newborn: Diapers Learn what to expect in the first few days when changing your baby's diapers.
  85. Thyroid Hormone Tests Looks at various tests used to check how well the thyroid gland is working. Covers what results might mean. Also looks at what might affect atest. Offers links to info on other tests that might be useful, including thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) test.
  86. Electromyogram (EMG) and Nerve Conduction Studies
  87. Jack's Story: Will I Need Surgery?
  88. Hemochromatosis Genetic Screening Discusses screening test for hereditary hemochromatosis, a genetic disorder that causes the body to absorb too much iron. Covers symptoms of hereditary hemochromatosis. Discusses who should be screened and offers reasons not to be screened.
  89. Procedural Sedation
  90. Appendectomy: Before YourSurgery Learn what an appendectomy is and how the surgery is done.
  91. Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: When You Arrive at the Hospital
  92. What Is a Sleep Study? Learn what sleep studies are and why they're done.
  93. Diabetes: Testing Your Blood Sugar Learn the best way to test blood sugar. Knowing your blood sugar levels helps you manage your diabetes.
  94. Overcoming Barriers to Practicing Mindfulness Learn how to practice mindfulness even whenyour thoughts and daily life get in the way.
  95. Liver Function Tests Covers blood tests to find out if your liver is damaged or inflamed. Discusses tests that measure bilirubin, albumin, alanine aminotransferase (ALT), and aspartate aminotransferase (AST). Discusses other possible tests to confirm diagnosis of hepatitis C.
  96. Heart Failure: When to Act on Your Symptoms Learn how to be sure when changes in your symptoms mean you should get help.
  97. Mental Health Assessment Looks at assessments done to discover problems like depression, schizophrenia, Alzheimer's disease, learning disabilities, or obsessive-compulsive disorder. Covers what is done, including an interview, physical exam, lab tests, and written or verbal tests.
  98. Care of Your Skin When You Have Diabetes
  99. Care of Your Teeth and Gums When You Have Diabetes
  100. Child Care: When to Keep Your Child at Home

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