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Working with Your Doctor


  1. Deciding About Taking Blood Pressure Medicine (02:29)
    Compare the pros and cons of taking medicine for your high blood pressure.
  2. Depression Medicine Side Effects (01:54)
    Learn how to deal with common side effects of depression medicines.
  3. Depression Medicine: Deciding to Quit (01:56)
    Learn why it's important to work with your doctor when stopping depression medicines.
  4. Diabetes: Planning for a Healthy Pregnancy (01:49)
    Learn what you can do to have a healthy pregnancy and baby when you have diabetes.
  5. Diabetes: Preparing for Pregnancy (01:29)
    Learn what other women with diabetes have done to prepare for pregnancy.
  6. Heart Disease and Depression (01:14)
    Learn how keeping your mood healthy can also help keep your heart healthy.
  7. Heart Disease: Women Are at Risk Too (01:01)
    Learn why it's important to know your risk for heart disease if you're a woman.
  8. Heart Failure: Being Active (01:35)
    Learn how exercise is good for your heart and how to be active and safe.
  9. Heart Failure: Track Your Symptoms (01:33)
    Learn to keep track of your symptoms to help manage your heart failure.
  1. In the Hospital: How to Get the Best Care (01:54)
    Learn about the importance of asking questions and taking charge when in the hospital.
  2. Make the Most of Your Doctor Visit (01:49)
    Learn how to be an active partner in your care so you can get the most from your next doctor visit.
  3. Managing Your Medicines (01:14)
    Learn how to keep track of your medicines and what you need to know about them.
  4. Preventing Falls: Medicine Safety (01:41)
    Learn how some medicines can make you dizzy or drowsy and how you can stay safe.
  5. Preventing Heart Disease (02:00)
    Learn how a heart-healthy lifestyle can lower your risk for heart disease.
  6. Rebound Headaches (01:22)
    Learn why taking headache pain medicine too often may be causing even more headaches.
  7. Urinary Incontinence: Talk to Your Doctor (01:56)
    Learn more about leaking urine and why you should talk to your doctor about it.
  8. What Is Atrial Fibrillation? (01:46)
    Find out what atrial fibrillation is and how it's treated.
  9. Why You Don't Need Antibiotics for Bronchitis (02:51)
    Learn why you probably don't need an antibiotic when you have acute bronchitis.
  10. Work Closely With Your Doctor (02:12)
    Get ideas on how to work with your doctor to make the most of your visits.

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