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  • Definition: Pancreas

    The pancreas is a long, flat gland that lies in the abdomen behind the stomach.

  • Chiggers

    Chigger bites aren't painful but they do cause intense itching. Find out more about the tiny critters that cause these itchy bites and what you can do to deal with and prevent them.

  • Hepatitis

    Hepatitis, an infectious liver disease, is more contagious than HIV. Find out about the different types of hepatitis.

  • Having a Healthy Pregnancy

    Whether you feel confused, worried, scared, or excited, you'll want to know how your life will change, what you can do to have a healthy baby.

  • Definition: Immunoglobulin (IgE)

    Many people have allergy-induced asthma, which means that their asthma symptoms are triggered by allergic reactions.

  • Appendicitis

    Appendicitis is an inflammation of the appendix, and requires surgery. Find out the symptoms and what doctors do to treat it.

  • Ulcers

    Doctors once thought that stress, spicy foods, and alcohol caused most stomach ulcers. But ulcers are actually caused by a particular bacterial infection, by certain medications, or from smoking. Read all about ulcers.

  • Anesthesia - What to Expect

    Here's a quick look at what may happen before, during, and after an operation or procedure.

  • Autism

    Autism can make communicating and interacting with other people difficult. Find out more.

  • Nosebleeds

    Although nosebleeds are usually harmless and easily controlled, it may look like a gallon of blood is coming from your nose! Read this article to find out what causes nosebleeds and how to stop them.