The most common tick-borne illness in North America and Europe, Lyme disease is caused by the bite of an infected tick.
Anxiety can make you feel out of control of your thoughts. Try these strategies that can help keep moments of anxiety from becoming spirals.
The minipill is an oral contraceptive that contains only the hormone progestin and no estrogen.
Trachoma is the leading preventable cause of blindness worldwide. Find out about symptoms, treatment and prevention of this serious eye disease.
Learn about the causes and treatment of tonsillitis, a common cause of sore throat in children.
Combination birth control pills, oral contraceptives that contain estrogen and progestin, keep you from ovulating.
Choosing a home health care provider can be challenging. Learn what questions to ask.
Learn how to prevent and treat this common skin infection that affects people of all ages.
VBAC — vaginal birth after cesarean — is possible for many women. Know what to consider before choosing this option for delivery.
Learn how doctors use fecal occult blood tests (FOBT), such as the fecal immunochemical test (FIT), to screen for colon cancer.