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  1. Accidental Needle Sticks
  2. Accidental Tooth Loss
  3. Acetaminophen
  4. Acetaminophen Use During Pregnancy
  5. Acetaminophen Use in Young Children
  6. Achilles Tendon Injury: Calf Squeeze Test
  7. Achilles Tendon Injury: Physical Therapy and Rehab
  8. Achilles Tendon Injury: Surgery or Immobilization
  9. Achilles Tendon Problems
  10. Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  11. Achilles Tendon Rupture: Should I Have Surgery?
  12. Acid Burns
  13. Acid reducers
  14. ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Injuries
  15. ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Injury, Physical Therapy for
  16. ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
  17. ACL Injury: Exercises to Do Before Treatment
  18. ACL Injury: Should I Have Knee Surgery?
  19. Acne
  20. Acne, Deciding About Isotretinoin for Treatment
  21. Acne: Should I See My Doctor?
  22. Acne: Should I Take Isotretinoin for Severe Acne?
  23. Acne: Tips for Keeping It Under Control
  24. Acne: Treatment With Alpha Hydroxy Acids
  25. Acne: Treatment With Antibiotics
  26. Acne: Treatment With Benzoyl Peroxide
  27. Acne: Treatment With Salicylic Acid
  28. Acquired Von Willebrand's Disease
  29. Actinic Keratosis
  30. Active and Inactive Paget's Disease
  31. Active Listening
  32. Active Surveillance for Prostate Cancer
  33. Acupressure Bands for Motion Sickness
  34. Acupressure for Morning Sickness
  35. Acupuncture
  36. Acupuncture (PDQ®): Integrative, alternative, and complementary therapies - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  37. Acupuncture (PDQ®): Integrative, alternative, and complementary therapies - Patient Information [NCI]
  38. Acute Bronchitis
  39. Acute Coronary Syndrome
  40. Acute Flaccid Myelitis
  41. Acute Kidney Injury
  42. Acute Kidney Injury Versus Chronic Kidney Disease
  43. Acute Prostatitis (NIH Category I)
  44. Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)
  45. Acute Streptococcal Pharyngitis
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  1. ADD (Attention Deficit Disorder)
  2. Added Sugars
  3. Addison's Disease
  4. Adenomyosis
  5. ADHD (Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder)
  6. ADHD and Hyperactivity
  7. ADHD in Adults: Behavioral Strategies
  8. ADHD Medicines: Suicide Warning for Strattera
  9. ADHD Myths and Facts
  10. ADHD: Helping Your Child Get the Most From School
  11. ADHD: Helping Your Child Get Things Done
  12. ADHD: Impulsivity and Inattention
  13. ADHD: Other Conditions With Similar Symptoms
  14. ADHD: Should My Child Take Medicine for ADHD?
  15. ADHD: Social Skills Training
  16. ADHD: Symptoms in Adults
  17. ADHD: Taking Care of Yourself When Your Child Has ADHD
  18. ADHD: Tests for Other Disorders
  19. Adjustable Gastric Banding Surgery
  20. Adjusting to a Chronic Illness
  21. Adjustment to Cancer: Anxiety and Distress (PDQ®): Supportive care - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  22. Adjustment to Cancer: Anxiety and Distress (PDQ®): Supportive care - Patient Information [NCI]
  23. Adolescent Depression
  24. Adolescent Sensory and Motor Development
  25. Adrenocortical Carcinoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  26. Adrenocortical Carcinoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  27. Adult Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  28. Adult Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  29. Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  30. Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  31. Adult Central Nervous System Tumors Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  32. Adult Central Nervous System Tumors Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  33. Adult Hodgkin Lymphoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  34. Adult Hodgkin Lymphoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  35. Adult Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  36. Adult Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  37. Adult Primary Liver Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  38. Adult Primary Liver Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  39. Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  40. Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  41. Advance Care Planning
  42. Advance Care Planning: Should I Have Artificial Hydration and Nutrition?
  43. Advance Care Planning: Should I Receive CPR and Life Support?
  44. Advance Care Planning: Should I Stop Kidney Dialysis?
  45. Advance Care Planning: Should I Stop Treatment That Prolongs My Life?
  46. Advance Directive: What to Include
  47. Advanced Prostate Cancer
  48. Adverse Reactions to Medicines

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  1. Al-Anon
  2. Alan's Story: Coping With Change After a Heart Attack
  3. Alcohol Abuse, Do You Have a Drinking Problem Interactive Tool
  4. Alcohol and Drug Problems
  5. Alcohol and Drugs: When to Get Help for an Intoxicated Person
  6. Alcohol and Substance Abuse in PTSD
  7. Alcohol Effects on a Fetus
  8. Alcohol Increases the Risk of Cold Injury
  9. Alcohol Misuse and Dependence
  10. Alcohol or Drug Use During Pregnancy
  11. Alcohol Problems: Helping Someone Get Treatment
  12. Alcohol Problems: How to Stop Drinking
  13. Alcohol Use Problem: Other Health Problems That May Occur
  14. Alcohol Withdrawal
  15. Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy
  16. Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)
  17. Alkali Burns
  18. Allen Test
  19. Allergic Reaction
  20. Allergic Reaction to Tattoo Dye
  21. Allergic Rhinitis
  22. Allergic Rhinitis, Allergy Shots for
  23. Allergic Rhinitis, Immunotherapy (Allergy Shots) for
  24. Allergies
  25. Allergies in Children: Giving an Epinephrine Shot to a Child
  26. Allergies to Insect Stings
  27. Allergies: Avoiding Indoor Triggers
  28. Allergies: Avoiding Outdoor Triggers
  29. Allergies: Giving Yourself an Epinephrine Shot
  30. Allergies: Rush Immunotherapy
  31. Allergies: Should I Take Allergy Shots?
  32. Allergies: Should I Take Shots for Insect Sting Allergies?
  33. Allergy Shots for Allergic Rhinitis
  34. Allergy Shots for Asthma
  35. Allergy Shots for Insect Sting Allergies
  36. Allergy to Natural Rubber (Latex)
  37. Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplant
  38. Alopecia (Hair Loss)
  39. Alopecia (Hair Loss), Transplant for
  40. Alopecia Areata
  41. Alopecia Areata: Psoralen With Ultraviolet A Light (PUVA) Therapy
  42. Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency Genetic Testing
  43. Altered Alertness
  44. Alternative Treatment Methods for Allergies
  45. Altitude Sickness
  46. Alzheimer's and Other Dementias: Coping With Sundowning
  47. Alzheimer's and Other Dementias: Maintaining Good Nutrition
  48. Alzheimer's and Other Dementias: Making the Most of Remaining Abilities
  49. Alzheimer's Disease
  50. Alzheimer's Disease: Should I Take Medicines?
  51. Alzheimer's or Other Dementia: Should I Move My Relative Into Long-Term Care?

AN

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  1. Anabolic Steroids
  2. Anal Cancer
  3. Anal Cancer Prevention (PDQ®): Prevention - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  4. Anal Cancer Prevention (PDQ®): Prevention - Patient Information [NCI]
  5. Anal Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  6. Anal Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  7. Anal Fissure
  8. Anal Fissures: Botox Injections
  9. Anal Fissures: Internal Anal Sphincterotomy
  10. Anal Fissures: Nifedipine and Diltiazem
  11. Anal Fissures: Nitroglycerin Ointment
  12. Anal Fistulas and Crohn's Disease
  13. Anal Problems
  14. Anatomical Incontinence in Women
  15. Androgenetic Alopecia (Hair Loss, Inherited)
  16. Androgenetic Alopecia (Hair Loss, Inherited), Deciding about Treatment
  17. Andy's Story: Finding Your Own Routine When You Have Diabetes
  18. Anemia
  19. Anemia During Pregnancy
  20. Anemia of Chronic Disease (ACD)
  21. Anemia of Chronic Kidney Disease
  22. Anemia, Iron-Deficiency
  23. Anesthesia
  24. Anesthesia Specialists
  25. Anesthesia: Health Risks
  26. Anesthesia: Malignant Hyperthermia Response
  27. Anger, Hostility, and Violent Behavior
  28. Angina
  29. Angina (Stable), Deciding About Angioplasty
  30. Angina, Unstable
  31. Angiogram for Coronary Artery Disease, Deciding About
  32. Angioplasty for Coronary Artery Disease
  33. Angioplasty for Peripheral Arterial Disease of the Legs
  34. Angioplasty for Stable Angina, Deciding About
  35. Angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs)
  36. Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors
  37. Animal and Human Bites
  38. Animal and Human Bites: When Stitches Are Needed
  39. Ankle Sprain
  40. Ankle Sprain Classification
  41. Ankle, Foot, and Toe Injuries
  42. Ankle, Foot, and Toe Problems, Noninjury
  43. Ankylosing Spondylitis
  44. Anorexia Complications
  45. Anorexia Nervosa
  46. Anorexia Nervosa, Cognitive-Behavoral Therapy for
  47. Anorexia: Learning New Eating Behaviors
  48. Anorexia: Learning to Trust Others
  49. Anorexia: Other Health Problems That May Occur
  50. Anosmia
  51. Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  52. Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injury, Deciding About Surgery
  53. Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injury, Physical Therapy for
  54. Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Surgery
  55. Anthrax
  56. Antianxiety Medicines for Alcohol Withdrawal
  57. Antianxiety Medicines for Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  58. Antianxiety Medicines for Tension Headaches
  59. Antibiotic Sensitivity Test
  60. Antibiotics
  61. Antibiotics for an Ear Infection, Deciding About
  62. Antibiotics to Treat and Prevent Infection During Preterm Labor
  63. Antibody Tests for Lupus
  64. Anticoagulants
  65. Anticoagulants for Stroke Prevention, Deciding About
  66. Anticoagulants: What to Do if You Miss a Dose
  67. Antidepressant Withdrawal
  68. Antidepressants
  69. Antidepressants for Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  70. Antidepressants for Migraine Headaches
  71. Antidepressants for Sleep Problems
  72. Antidepressants for Tension Headaches
  73. Antidepressants; Should I Stop Taking?
  74. Antidepressants; Should I Take Them when I am Pregnant?
  75. Antidepressants; Should I Take Them?
  76. Antidiarrheal Medicines for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  77. Antidiarrheals for Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  78. Antihistamines
  79. Antihistamines for Morning Sickness
  80. Antihypertensive Medications, Deciding About
  81. Antineoplastons (PDQ®): Integrative, alternative, and complementary therapies - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  82. Antineoplastons (PDQ®): Integrative, alternative, and complementary therapies - Patient Information [NCI]
  83. Antioxidants
  84. Antiphospholipid Syndrome and Pregnancy
  85. Antiplatelets
  86. Antipsychotic medicines
  87. Antiretroviral medicines for HIV
  88. Antithyroid Antibodies Test
  89. Antithyroid Medication or Radioactive Iodine for Hyperthyroidism, Deciding About
  90. Antiviral Medicines for Flu, Deciding About Taking
  91. Antiviral Therapy for Chronic Hepatitis B, Deciding About
  92. Anxiety
  93. Anxiety Attack
  94. Anxiety: Stop Negative Thoughts

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  1. Asbestos and Lung Cancer
  2. Ascites and Cirrhosis
  3. Ashkenazi Jewish Genetic Panel (AJGP)
  4. Asperger's Syndrome
  5. Aspiration of a Ganglion
  6. Aspiration of the Bursa
  7. Aspirin for Pain, Fever, and Inflammation
  8. Aspirin to Prevent Heart Attack and Stroke
  9. Aspirin: Should I Take Daily Aspirin to Prevent a Heart Attack or Stroke?
  10. Assessing PTSD
  11. Assessing Your Asthma Knowledge
  12. Assistive Devices and Orthotics
  13. Assistive Devices for People With Disabilities
  14. Asthma
  15. Asthma Action Plan
  16. Asthma Action Plan: Green Zone
  17. Asthma Action Plan: Red Zone
  18. Asthma Action Plan: Yellow Zone
  19. Asthma and GERD
  20. Asthma and Vocal Cord Problems
  21. Asthma and Wheezing
  22. Asthma Attack
  23. Asthma Diary
  24. Asthma During Pregnancy
  25. Asthma in Children
  26. Asthma in Children: Helping a Child Use a Metered-Dose Inhaler and Mask Spacer
  27. Asthma in Children: Knowing How Bad an Attack Is
  28. Asthma in Older Adults: Managing Treatment
  29. Asthma in Teens and Adults
  30. Asthma Treatment Goals
  31. Asthma Triggers
  32. Asthma's Impact on Your Child's Life
  33. Asthma, Immunotherapy (Allergy Shots) for
  34. Asthma: Controlling Cockroaches
  35. Asthma: Educating Yourself and Your Child
  36. Asthma: How to Overcome Treatment Obstacles
  37. Asthma: Identifying Your Triggers
  38. Asthma: Measuring Peak Flow
  39. Asthma: Overcoming Obstacles to Taking Medicines
  40. Asthma: Overuse of Quick-Relief Medicines
  41. Asthma: Peak Expiratory Flow and Personal Best
  42. Asthma: Symptoms of Difficulty Breathing
  43. Asthma: Taking Charge of Your Asthma
  44. Asthma: Using an Asthma Action Plan
  45. Asthma: Ways to Take Inhaled Medicines