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  1. Establishing Limits With YourSchool-Age Child
  2. Helping YourSchool-Age Child Learn About the Body
  3. Help YourSchool-Age Child Develop Social Skills
  4. Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: Signs That YourChildNeeds to Be Evaluated
  5. Gallstone Symptoms: WhenSurgery Is Needed
  6. Taking Care of Yourself WhenYourChild Is Sick
  7. Coping WhenYourChild Is Near the End of Life
  8. Heart Tests: When Do You Need Them?
  9. Gallstones Without Symptoms: WhenSurgery Is Needed
  10. Allen Test
  11. ADHD: Helping YourChild Get the Most From School Covers helping achild with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder succeed in school. Discusses working with teachers and other school personnel. Also covers helping yourchild control symptoms. Includes interactive test to measure what you've learned.
  12. Ulcerative Colitis: WhenSurgery Is Needed
  13. Crohn's Disease: WhenSurgery Is Needed
  14. Toilet Training: Knowing WhenYourChild Is Ready
  15. Antisperm Antibody Test
  16. ADHD: Taking Care of Yourself WhenYourChild Has ADHD
  17. Cuts: When Stitches Are Needed
  18. Nasal Potential Difference Test for Cystic Fibrosis
  19. Blocked Tear Ducts: Dye Disappearance Test
  20. Straight-Leg Test for Evaluating Low Back Pain
  21. Taking Care of Yourself WhenYour Baby Is Fussy
  22. Helping YourChild Transition Into Middle Schoolor Junior High
  23. String Test for Giardiasis
  24. Umbilical Hernia: Should My Child Have Surgery? Guides through decision to have yourchild have surgery for an umbilical hernia. Describes symptoms of an umbilical hernia and when they normally occur. Covers benefits and risks. Includes an interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  25. Cancer Support: WhenYour Cancer Comes Back or Gets Worse
  26. Child Care: When to Keep YourChild at Home
  27. 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).
  28. Scoliosis: Should My Child Have Surgery? Guides through decision to have yourchild have surgery for scoliosis. Discusses curves of the spine and whensurgery is normally the best choice for treatment. Covers benefits and risks. Includes an interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  29. Achilles Tendon Injury: Calf Squeeze Test
  30. Sperm Penetration Tests
  31. Sweat Test
  32. Neuropsychological Tests
  33. Lipase
  34. Tympanometry in Ear Infections (Otitis Media)
  35. 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.
  36. Self-Test for Breath Alcohol
  37. Healthy Eating: Getting Support When Changing Your Eating Habits
  38. D-Xylose Absorption Test
  39. Huntington's Disease Genetic Test
  40. Why Are Blood Tests Needed With Some Medicines? Find out which types of medicines require a regular blood test and why.
  41. Hearing Tests
  42. When to Have a Cholesterol Test
  43. Syphilis Tests
  44. Thyroid Blood Test: Understanding the Test Learn what a thyroid blood test checks for, why you may need one, and what the results mean.
  45. Schizophrenia: When Hospital Care is Needed
  46. 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.
  47. Evaluating YourChild's Hearing
  48. Dementia: Testing How Well a Person Functions
  49. Epilepsy: Tips for Keeping YourChild Safe Learn how to keep yourchild with epilepsy safer at home, outdoors, and at school.
  50. Phenylketonuria (PKU) Test
  51. Tilt Table Test
  52. Vision Tests
  53. Asthma: Is YourChild Using the Rescue Inhaler Too Often? Learn how to tell whenyourchild is using a rescue inhaler too often.
  54. Lyme Disease: Role of Blood Tests
  55. Overnight Dexamethasone Suppression Test
  56. Cell-Free Fetal DNA Test
  57. Gestational Diabetes: Testing Blood Sugar Learn why you need to testyour blood sugar when you have gestational diabetes.
  58. 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.
  59. KOH Preparation
  60. Tests for Bacterial Vaginosis
  61. Indirect Coombs Test
  62. Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: When You Arrive at the Hospital
  63. Tongue-Tie Surgery for Age 1 Year and Older
  64. Tonsillitis: Should My Child Have a Tonsillectomy? Guides through decision to have yourchild have a tonsillectomy for tonsillitis. Includes common reasons to have a tonsillectomy. Describes how this surgery is done. Covers benefits and risks. Includes an interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  65. Bladder Stress Test and Bonney Test for Urinary Incontinence in Women
  66. Exercise Electrocardiogram (Stress Test) See how a stress test works and how it's done.
  67. Animal and Human Bites: When Stitches Are Needed
  68. 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.
  69. Protecting YourChild From Infections
  70. 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.
  71. Glaucoma: Target Eye Pressure
  72. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Nerve Tests
  73. Hepatitis C Virus Tests
  74. Sickle Cell Test
  75. 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.
  76. Diabetes: Preparing for Surgery Learn how to prepare for surgerywhen you have diabetes.
  77. 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.
  78. Diabetes in Children: Food Issues at School
  79. Challenge Tests for Asthma
  80. Aging Well: Making Your Home Fall-Proof Covers making your home fall-proof to prevent injuries. Looks at common hazards like clutter and throw rugs. Discusses simple changes you can make in your home and the way you do some activities to reduce risk of falling.
  81. Talking With YourChild About Sex Offers tips on talking with yourchild about sex. Addresses family values. Covers getting conversations started. Covers topics such as using condoms and other forms of birth control to avoid pregnancy and STIs. Also covers sexual abuse and date rape.
  82. Long-Acting Bronchodilators for YourChild Learn why a long-acting bronchodilator might be added to yourchild's asthma medicine.
  83. Heart Failure: When to Act on Your Symptoms Learn how to be sure when changes in your symptoms mean you should get help.
  84. Asthma: Educating Yourself and YourChild
  85. Care of Your Skin When You Have Diabetes
  86. Care of Your Teeth and Gums When You Have Diabetes
  87. Ketones
  88. Surgery for Ovarian Cysts Looks at surgery for ovarian cysts. Explains why surgery is done and how well it works. Discusses what to expect after surgery. Covers risk and points to consider when facing surgery for ovarian cysts. Includes questions for your doctor.
  89. Toxicology Tests
  90. Healthy Aging: Is It Time to Stop Driving? Guides through decision to stop driving because of age. Discusses how aging affects the ability to drive and when it is time to stop driving. Offers other transportation options. Includes an interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  91. Hepatitis A Virus Test
  92. Interactive Tool: Which Health Screenings Do You Need? Interactive tool guides you through questions to determine what health screenings you might need to prevent or diagnose diseases. Provides links to more extensive info on early disease detection and immunizations.
  93. Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: School Partners
  94. Bipolar Disorder in Children: School Issues
  95. Teen Substance Abuse: Signs at School
  96. Appendectomy: Before YourSurgery Learn what an appendectomy is and how the surgery is done.
  97. Cataract Surgery Learn what to expect during cataract surgery and how it can improve your vision.
  98. Urine Test
  99. Diabetes: Testing Your Blood Sugar Learn the best way to test blood sugar. Knowing your blood sugar levels helps you manage your diabetes.
  100. 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.

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