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  1. Your Toddler: Safe Ways to Explore
  2. Managing YourToddler's Frustrating Behaviors
  3. Your Toddler: Nutritious Meals for Picky Eaters
  4. Allen Test
  5. Blocked Tear Ducts: Dye Disappearance Test
  6. Straight-Leg Test for Evaluating Low Back Pain
  7. Gallstone Symptoms: WhenSurgery Is Needed
  8. 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.
  9. Ulcerative Colitis: WhenSurgery Is Needed
  10. Crohn's Disease: WhenSurgery Is Needed
  11. Syphilis Tests
  12. String Test for Giardiasis
  13. Nasal Potential Difference Test for Cystic Fibrosis
  14. 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.
  15. Antisperm Antibody Test
  16. Sperm Penetration Tests
  17. Achilles Tendon Injury: Calf Squeeze Test
  18. Toilet Training: Knowing WhenYour Child Is Ready
  19. Taking Care of Yourself WhenYour Baby Is Fussy
  20. Taking Care of Yourself WhenYour Child Is Sick
  21. Coping WhenYour Child Is Near the End of Life
  22. Sweat Test
  23. Neuropsychological Tests
  24. Heart Tests: When Do You Need Them?
  25. Dementia: Testing How Well a Person Functions
  26. Huntington's Disease Genetic Test
  27. Lyme Disease: Role of Blood Tests
  28. Exercise Electrocardiogram (Stress Test) See how a stress test works and how it's done.
  29. Vision Tests
  30. Tests for Bacterial Vaginosis
  31. Body Fluids Tests
  32. At-Home Genetic Tests
  33. Gallstones Without Symptoms: WhenSurgery Is Needed
  34. Bladder Stress Test and Bonney Test for Urinary Incontinence in Women
  35. Lipase
  36. Tympanometry in Ear Infections (Otitis Media)
  37. Hearing Tests
  38. 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.
  39. Challenge Tests for Asthma
  40. 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.
  41. D-Xylose Absorption Test
  42. Overnight Dexamethasone Suppression Test
  43. Tilt Table Test
  44. Cuts: When Stitches Are Needed
  45. Schizophrenia: When Hospital Care is Needed
  46. Cancer Support: WhenYour Cancer Comes Back or Gets Worse
  47. 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.
  48. ADHD: Taking Care of Yourself WhenYour Child Has ADHD
  49. 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).
  50. Thyroid Blood Test: Understanding the Test Learn what a thyroid blood test checks for, why you may need one, and what the results mean.
  51. Encouraging Language Development in YourPreschooler
  52. Preschoolers: Helping Your Child Explore
  53. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Nerve Tests
  54. Genetic Test
  55. Cell-Free Fetal DNA Test
  56. Sickle Cell Test
  57. 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.
  58. Toxicology Tests
  59. Urine Test: Understanding the Test Learn what happens during a urine test, why it's done, and what it shows.
  60. 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.
  61. Hepatitis C Virus Tests
  62. Home Test for Protein in Urine
  63. Self-Test for Breath Alcohol
  64. Phenylketonuria (PKU) Test
  65. Coombs Antibody Test (Indirect and Direct)
  66. Hepatitis A Virus Test
  67. 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.
  68. Breastfeeding: Weaning aToddler
  69. Infant and Toddler Health Provides links to topics that cover common parenting questions about infant and toddler health. Includes info on how to stop thumb-sucking, how to manage an episode of croup, and whether to give your child antibiotics for an ear infection.
  70. Preschoolers: Encouraging Independence
  71. Snack Ideas for Preschoolers
  72. Tonometry
  73. Eye Exams for Adults
  74. KOH Preparation
  75. Animal and Human Bites: When Stitches Are Needed
  76. Healthy Eating: Getting Support When Changing Your Eating Habits
  77. When to Have a Cholesterol Test
  78. Gestational Diabetes: Testing Blood Sugar Learn why you need to testyour blood sugar when you have gestational diabetes.
  79. 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.
  80. Ketones
  81. Preventing Falls: Get an Eye Exam Learn how getting an eye exam may help you stay safe and independent.
  82. 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.
  83. Preschoolers: Building a Sense of Security
  84. Preschoolers: Building Social Skills
  85. Preschoolers: Building Self-Control
  86. Why Are Blood Tests Needed With Some Medicines? Find out which types of medicines require a regular blood test and why.
  87. Jack's Story: Will I Need Surgery?
  88. Caring for Your Newborn: Diapers Learn what to expect in the first few days when changing your baby's diapers.
  89. Bottle-Feeding: Weaning aToddler
  90. Cystic Fibrosis Carrier Screening
  91. Appendectomy: Before YourSurgery Learn what an appendectomy is and how the surgery is done.
  92. What Is a Sleep Study? Learn what sleep studies are and why they're done.
  93. Electromyogram (EMG) and Nerve Conduction Studies
  94. Procedural Sedation
  95. Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: When You Arrive at the Hospital
  96. End of Life: The Need for Ongoing Conversations Learn more about what questions to keep asking-as your treatment and preferences change.
  97. 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.
  98. Child Care: When to Keep Your Child at Home
  99. 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.
  100. 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.

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