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Harvard Health Publications
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Harvard Health Publications draws upon the more than 11,000 faculty physicians of Harvard Medical School to produce authoritative, trustworthy consumer health information on a wide range of diseases and conditions as well as lifestyle and prevention topics. 

 

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Two possibilities:You are sleeping with your eyes partially open at night. Ask someone!More likely is that while your eyes feel dry, they are...
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You are smart to be thinking about ways to increase your bone strength. With osteopenia, bone strength is lower than is ideal, though not low enough...
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An endocrinologist can be very helpful in evaluating acne. Skin specialists and primary care doctors often recommend that women with acne that is...
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The overall risk of cancer in women who use the birth control pill does not appear to be increased.In fact, there is good evidence that certain...
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Many women have bothersome symptoms related to menopause. These can include hot flashes, night sweats, difficulty sleeping, and vaginal dryness...
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Muscle cramps are very common. Unfortunately, it can be difficult to stop them completely. It makes sense to first think about the possible causes...
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If by allergies, you mean having a stuffed nose or runny nose with or without itchy eyes, then the risk of getting pneumonia is not higher than...
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There are many reasons that eyebrow hair fall out. Excessive plucking, rubbing eyebrows from habit, or vigorously applying eyebrow pencil can cause...
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Pregnancy tests often claim to be accurate as early as 1 day after a missed period. However, studies show that at least 10% of the time this is not...
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There are a number of non-surgical treatments for carpal tunnel syndrome.This condition develops when a major nerve in the wrist (called the median...
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The menstrual cycle results from a sequence of hormonal activity involving the brain, pituitary gland, ovaries, and uterus. Despite many...
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A bruise is a sign of bleeding into the tissues. In most cases, a deep bruise does not need any specific treatment.Immediately after the injury...
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It would be appropriate for a doctor to include any of the following in an annual exam for a woman in her 50s.Your interview:Symptoms of...
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Because they are a major source of dietary cholesterol, eggs have been paired with heart health concerns for years. Yet the prevailing opinion these...
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There are more than 100 types of arthritis. Some show up on an x-ray while others may not. For example, osteoarthritis is usually easy to see on an x...