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  1. Allen Test
  2. 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.
  3. Antisperm Antibody Test
  4. Blocked Tear Ducts: Dye Disappearance Test
  5. Straight-Leg Test for Evaluating Low Back Pain
  6. Gallstone Symptoms: WhenSurgery Is Needed
  7. Sweat Test
  8. Neuropsychological Tests
  9. Ulcerative Colitis: WhenSurgery Is Needed
  10. Crohn's Disease: WhenSurgery Is Needed
  11. String Test for Giardiasis
  12. Sperm Penetration Tests
  13. Syphilis Tests
  14. Nasal Potential Difference Test for Cystic Fibrosis
  15. Teen Substance Use: Making a Contract With YourTeen
  16. 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.
  17. Achilles Tendon Injury: Calf Squeeze Test
  18. Taking Care of Yourself WhenYour Baby Is Fussy
  19. Coping WhenYour Child Is Near the End of Life
  20. Taking Care of Yourself WhenYour Child Is Sick
  21. At-Home Genetic Tests
  22. Toilet Training: Knowing WhenYour Child Is Ready
  23. Vision Tests
  24. Dementia: Testing How Well a Person Functions
  25. Heart Tests: When Do You Need Them?
  26. Lyme Disease: Role of Blood Tests
  27. D-Xylose Absorption Test
  28. Cell-Free Fetal DNA Test
  29. Huntington's Disease Genetic Test
  30. Helping YourTeen Follow a Gluten-Free Diet
  31. Your Teen's Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
  32. Helping YourTeen Become a Safe Driver
  33. Exercise Electrocardiogram (Stress Test) See how a stress test works and how it's done.
  34. Lipase
  35. 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.
  36. Thyroid Blood Test: Understanding the Test Learn what a thyroid blood test checks for, why you may need one, and what the results mean.
  37. Urine Test: Understanding the Test Learn what happens during a urine test, why it's done, and what it shows.
  38. Gallstones Without Symptoms: WhenSurgery Is Needed
  39. Tests for Bacterial Vaginosis
  40. Tympanometry in Ear Infections (Otitis Media)
  41. Tilt Table Test
  42. Bladder Stress Test and Bonney Test for Urinary Incontinence in Women
  43. Hearing Tests
  44. 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.
  45. Challenge Tests for Asthma
  46. Genetic Test
  47. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Nerve Tests
  48. Hepatitis C Virus Tests
  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. ADHD: Taking Care of Yourself WhenYour Child Has ADHD
  51. Cuts: When Stitches Are Needed
  52. Sickle Cell Test
  53. Cancer Support: WhenYour Cancer Comes Back or Gets Worse
  54. Schizophrenia: When Hospital Care is Needed
  55. Overnight Dexamethasone Suppression Test
  56. 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.
  57. 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).
  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. KOH Preparation
  60. 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.
  61. 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.
  62. Self-Test for Breath Alcohol
  63. Hepatitis A Virus Test
  64. Ketones
  65. Help Your Working Teen Balance Responsibilities and Set Priorities
  66. Phenylketonuria (PKU) Test
  67. Toxicology Tests
  68. Home Test for Protein in Urine
  69. 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.
  70. Coombs Antibody Test (Indirect and Direct)
  71. Eye and Vision Tests for Children and Teens
  72. 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.
  73. Animal and Human Bites: When Stitches Are Needed
  74. Eye Exams for Adults
  75. Healthy Eating: Getting Support When Changing Your Eating Habits
  76. When to Have a Cholesterol Test
  77. Tonometry
  78. Substance Use Problems: Signs in YourTeen's Friendships
  79. Caring for Your Newborn: Diapers Learn what to expect in the first few days when changing your baby's diapers.
  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. Gestational Diabetes: Testing Blood Sugar Learn why you need to testyour blood sugar when you have gestational diabetes.
  82. Why Are Blood Tests Needed With Some Medicines? Find out which types of medicines require a regular blood test and why.
  83. Preventing Falls: Get an Eye Exam Learn how getting an eye exam may help you stay safe and independent.
  84. Cushing's Syndrome: Corticotropin-Releasing Hormone
  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. Appendectomy: Before YourSurgery Learn what an appendectomy is and how the surgery is done.
  89. Procedural Sedation
  90. Cystic Fibrosis Carrier Screening
  91. Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: When You Arrive at the Hospital
  92. End of Life: The Need for Ongoing Conversations Learn more about what questions to keep asking-as your treatment and preferences change.
  93. What Is a Sleep Study? Learn what sleep studies are and why they're done.
  94. Diabetes: Testing Your Blood Sugar Learn the best way to test blood sugar. Knowing your blood sugar levels helps you manage your diabetes.
  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. Bone Marrow Transplant: Before YourProcedure Find out how a bone marrow stem cell transplant replaces damaged cells with healthy ones.
  99. Talking to Your Adolescent orTeen About Problems
  100. Care of Your Skin When You Have Diabetes

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