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  • Eating Healthy

    Eating Healthy - Having a healthy relationship with food is important to stress prevention and control. S ...

    Eating Healthy - Having a healthy relationship with food is important to stress prevention and control. Spending a lot of time thinking about diets, weight and body image can be very stressful. This m ...

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  • Elder Abuse

    Elder Abuse - Elder Abuse is an increasing problem among women and men of all backgrounds and races. Ther ...

    Elder Abuse - Elder Abuse is an increasing problem among women and men of all backgrounds and races. There is limited research on why elder abuse occurs or how to prevent it. Conditions likely to be a ...

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  • Elisa Test

    Elisa Test - The initial blood test for HIV infection. The test detects HIV antibodies based on a reactio ...

    Elisa Test - The initial blood test for HIV infection. The test detects HIV antibodies based on a reaction, which leads to color change in a test tube. The Elisa is often used as the initial screening ...

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  • Emergency Contraception

    Contraceptives - A wide variety of methods used to prevent pregnancy. Their effectiveness ranges from ver ...

    Contraceptives - A wide variety of methods used to prevent pregnancy. Their effectiveness ranges from very effective to unreliable, and each method has advantages and disadvantages. Following are two ...

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  • Emphysema

    Emphysema - (also called Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease or COPD) - A progressive (or increasing) c ...

    Emphysema - (also called Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease or COPD) - A progressive (or increasing) condition of the lungs that causes shortness of breath and decreased capacity for physical activ ...

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  • Endometriosis

    Endometriosis occurs when endometrial cells (cells from the inner membrane or lining of the uterus) don't ...

    Endometriosis occurs when endometrial cells (cells from the inner membrane or lining of the uterus) don't leave the body when a woman menstruates and instead travel back up in the fallopian (or uterin ...

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  • Enlarged Prostate

    Enlarged Prostate Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia or BPH or Enlarged Prostate is non-cancerous growth of the ...

    Enlarged Prostate Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia or BPH or Enlarged Prostate is non-cancerous growth of the prostate gland, a part of the male reproductive system. It is common in men more than 50 years ...

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  • Ephedra

    Ephedra - In December 30, 2003, the Federal government announced that the Food and Drug Administration (F ...

    Ephedra - In December 30, 2003, the Federal government announced that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is banning the sale of the herbal stimulant, ephedra. Furthermore, all individuals are urge ...

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  • Erectile Dysfunction

    Erectile Dysfunction, which is also called ED, and impotency, means that a man is unable to achieve and s ...

    Erectile Dysfunction, which is also called ED, and impotency, means that a man is unable to achieve and sustain an erection that's adequate for sexual intercourse more than half of the time. It is a d ...

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  • Estrogen

    Estrogen - A hormone produced by the ovaries and testes. It stimulates the development of secondary sexua ...

    Estrogen - A hormone produced by the ovaries and testes. It stimulates the development of secondary sexual characteristics and leads to menstruation in women. Estrogen is important for the maintaining ...

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  • Eye Care for Prevention

    Eye Care for Prevention - Having scheduled eye examinations throughout life is probably the most importan ...

    Eye Care for Prevention - Having scheduled eye examinations throughout life is probably the most important thing a person can do to preserve his or her vision. The recommended eye examination schedule ...

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