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    Abdominal Fullness or Bloating

    Abdominal Gas and Colic

    Abdominal MRI

    Abdominal Pain Causes

    Abdominal Pain, Age 11 and Younger

    Abdominal Pain, Age 12 and Older

    Abdominal Ultrasound

    Abdominal X-Ray

    Acid reducers

    Active, Having enough Energy to Stay: Quick Tips

    Acupressure Bands for Motion Sickness

    Added Sugars

    Adjustable Gastric Banding Surgery

    Adult Primary Liver Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]

    Advance Care Planning: Should I Have Artificial Hydration and Nutrition?

    Aganglionic Megacolon

    Air Contrast Study


    Alanine Aminotransferase (ALT)

    Albumin Test, Blood

    Alkaline Phosphatase

    Alpha-Amylase Test

    ALT (Alanine Aminotransferase)

    Alzheimer''s and Other Dementias: Maintaining Good Nutrition

    American Heart Association Healthy Diet Guidelines



    Anal Cancer

    Anal Cancer Prevention (PDQ®): Prevention - Patient Information [NCI]

    Anal Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]

    Anal Fissure

    Anal Fissures: Botox Injections

    Anal Fissures: Internal Anal Sphincterotomy

    Anal Fissures: Nifedipine and Diltiazem

    Anal Fissures: Nitroglycerin Ointment

    Anal Fistulas and Crohn''s Disease

    Anal Problems

    Anemia, Folic Acid Deficiency

    Anemia, Iron-Deficiency

    Anemia, Vitamin B12 Deficiency

    Anorexia: Learning New Eating Behaviors

    Anorexia: Learning to Trust Others



    Antianxiety Medicines for Irritable Bowel Syndrome

    Antidepressants for Irritable Bowel Syndrome

    Antidiarrheal Medicines for Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    Antidiarrheals for Irritable Bowel Syndrome

    Antigen Tests for Giardiasis


    Antiviral Therapy for Chronic Hepatitis B, Deciding About


    Aspartate Aminotransferase (AST)

    AST (Aspartate Aminotransferase)

    Asthma and GERD

    Avoiding Mercury in Fish

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    Barium Enema

    Basic Metabolic Panel

    Bernstein Test

    Bile Duct Cancer (Cholangiocarcinoma) Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]

    Biliary Cirrhosis, Primary

    Biliopancreatic Diversion and Biliopancreatic Diversion With Duodenal Switch


    Binge Eating Disorder

    Binge-Purge Disorder

    Biopsy, Liver

    Blood Potassium

    Blood Protein Test

    Blood Sodium

    Body Mass Index (BMI)

    Boosting Your Metabolism

    Bowel Disease: Caring for Your Ostomy

    Bowel Disease: Changing Your Diet

    Bowel Movements in Babies

    Bowel Obstruction

    Bowel Obstruction: Stent Treatment

    Bowel Problems

    Bowel Resection

    Bowel Resection for Colorectal Cancer

    Bowel Transit Time

    Breastfeeding: Exercise and Weight Loss

    Bulimia Nervosa

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    Calcium for Osteoporosis

    Calories Used Calculator


    Cancer: Home Treatment for Diarrhea

    Carbohydrate counting for children with diabetes

    Carbohydrate counting for gestational diabetes

    Carbohydrate counting when you don't use insulin for diabetes

    Carbohydrate counting when you use insulin

    Carbohydrate Foods

    Carcinoembryonic Antigen (CEA)

    Cardiac Cachexia

    Caregiving: Helping Someone With Eating

    Caregiving: Using a Bedside Commode (Toilet)


    CAT Scan, Body

    Causes of Bleeding in the Digestive Tract

    CEA (Carcinoembryonic Antigen) Test

    Celiac Disease

    Celiac Disease Antibodies

    Celiac Disease Complications

    Celiac Disease: Eating a Gluten-Free Diet

    Child Who Is Overweight: Evaluating Nutrition and Activity Patterns

    Child Who Is Overweight: Medical Evaluation

    Child's Healthy Weight Calculator

    Childhood diabetes, Carbohydrate counting for

    Childhood Liver Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]

    Childhood Obesity

    Children's Healthy Eating

    Chloride (Cl)


    Cholesterol and Triglycerides: Eating Fish and Fish Oil

    Cholesterol Treatment Guidelines

    Choosing a Vitamin and Mineral Supplement

    Choosing a Weight-Loss Program

    Chronic bronchitis (COPD): Avoiding weight loss

    Chronic Bronchitis (COPD): Keeping your diet healthy

    Chronic Constipation

    Chronic Hepatitis B, Deciding About Antiviral Therapy

    Chronic Pancreatitis: Pain Management


    Cirrhosis Complications: Encephalopathy

    Cirrhosis Complications: Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis

    Cirrhosis Complications: Variceal Bleeding

    Cirrhosis, Primary Biliary

    Cirrhosis: Beta-Blockers for Portal Hypertension and Varices

    Cirrhosis: Sodium and Ascites

    Cirrhosis: Surgical Shunts for Portal Hypertension

    Cirrhosis: Vasoconstrictor Medicines for Variceal Bleeding

    Cleaning Up Diarrhea

    Clostridium Difficile Colitis

    Clostridium Difficile Toxins

    Colectomy for Colorectal Cancer


    Colitis, Clostridium Difficile

    Colon Cancer Genetic Testing

    Colon Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]

    Colon Cancer: What Raises Your Risk

    Colon Polyps

    Colon Problems

    Colonic obstruction


    Colonoscopy, Virtual

    Colorectal Cancer

    Colorectal Cancer Prevention (PDQ®): Prevention - Patient Information [NCI]

    Colorectal Cancer Screening

    Colorectal Cancer Screening (PDQ®): Screening - Patient Information [NCI]

    Colorectal Cancer, Bowel Resection for

    Colorectal Cancer, Colostomy for

    Colorectal Cancer, Medical History and Physical Examination for

    Colorectal Cancer, Metastatic or Recurrent

    Colorectal Cancer, Physical Examination and Medical History for

    Colorectal Cancer: Which Screening Test Should I Have?

    Colostomy for Colorectal Cancer

    Common Types of Hernias

    Comparing Artificial Sweeteners

    Complications of Gallstones

    Comprehensive Metabolic Panel

    Computed Tomography (CT) Scan of the Body

    Congenital Aganglionic Megacolon

    Congestive Heart Failure: Eating Out on a Low Salt Diet

    Constipation, Age 11 and Younger

    Constipation, Age 12 and Older

    Constipation: Keeping Your Bowels Healthy

    COPD: Avoiding Weight Loss

    COPD: Keeping Your Diet Healthy

    Cosmetic Surgery, Liposuction

    Counting Carbohydrate Grams or Servings

    Crohn''s Disease

    Crohn''s Disease: Problems Outside the Digestive Tract

    Crohn''s Disease: When Surgery Is Needed

    Crohn's disease: Changing your diet

    CT (Computed Tomography), Body

    Culture, Stool

    Cystic Fibrosis, Lung Transplant for

    Cystic Fibrosis: Getting Enough Calories and Nutrients

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    D-Xylose Absorption Test

    DASH diet for high blood pressure, Using the

    DASH Diet Sample Menu

    Dawn''s Story: From Dieting to Healthy Eating Habits

    Dementia: Bladder and Bowel Problems

    Dengue Fever

    Developing a Plan for Healthy Eating

    Diabetes in Children: Counting Carbs

    Diabetes in Children: Food Issues at School

    Diabetes: Counting Carbs if You Don''t Use Insulin

    Diabetes: Counting Carbs if You Use Insulin

    Diabetes: Eating Low-Glycemic Foods

    Diabetes: How to Prepare for a Colonoscopy

    Diabetes: Using a Plate Format to Plan Meals

    Diarrhea and Cancer: Home Treatment

    Diarrhea, Age 11 and Younger

    Diarrhea, Age 12 and Older

    Diarrhea, Traveler's

    Diet (Healthy) for COPD

    Diet Aids (Over-the counter medications), Deciding About Using

    Diet and Gout

    Diet for Children

    Diet for chronic kidney disease, Changing your

    Diet for controlling irritable bowel syndrome

    Diet for gout, Changing your

    Diet for heart disease: Heart-healthy diet

    Diet Plan to Lose Weight, Deciding About a

    Diet, Making a Healthy Eating Plan

    Diet: Adding fruits and vegetables

    Dietary Guidelines for Good Health

    Dietary Reference Intake

    Dietary Supplements (Herbal Medicines and Natural Products)

    Dieting: Getting support when changing your eating habits

    Difficulty Swallowing (Dysphagia)


    Digital Rectal Examination (DRE)

    Dining Out: On a Low Salt Diet

    Diverticular Bleeding

    Diverticular Disease, Colectomy (Partial) for

    Diverticular Disease, Partial Colectomy for

    Diverticular Disease: Severe Bleeding


    Diverticulitis, Medical History and Physical Examination for

    Diverticulitis, Physical Examination and Medical History for


    Drinking and Your Health

    Drinking Enough Water

    Duodenal Ulcer


    Dysphagia (Difficulty Swallowing)

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    E. Coli Infection From Food or Water

    E. Coli Infection From Food or Water: Blood and Kidney Problems

    Eat a Balanced Diet for Mental Health

    Eating Disorders: Cultural and Social Factors

    Eating Disorders: Feeling Better About Yourself

    Eating Disorders: Malnutrition Tests

    Eating Disorders: Things That Put a Person at Risk

    Eating Habits, Changing your

    Eating Healthily

    Eating healthy when you have COPD

    Eating Journal

    Eating Out When You Have Diabetes

    Eating Out, Making Healthy Choices

    Eating Out: On a Low Salt Diet

    Eating Protein

    Eating Right When You Have More Than One Health Problem

    Eating Well During Cancer Treatment

    Emotional Eating

    Emphysema (COPD): Avoiding weight loss

    Emphysema (COPD): Keeping your diet healthy

    Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatogram (ERCP)

    Endoscopic Treatment for Variceal Bleeding Caused by Cirrhosis

    Endoscopy, Upper Gastrointestinal

    Energy and Sports Drinks

    Energy; Having enough to Stay Active: Quick Tips

    Enterobiasis (Pinworms)

    Enterocele Repair

    Environmental Illness

    Eosinophilic Esophagitis

    ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatogram)

    Esophageal Cancer Prevention (PDQ®): Prevention - Patient Information [NCI]

    Esophageal Cancer Screening (PDQ®): Screening - Patient Information [NCI]

    Esophageal Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]

    Esophageal Spasm


    Esophagus Tests

    Estimating Body Fat Percentage

    Exercise Helps Maggie Stay at a Healthy Weight

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    Fat Replacers in Food

    Fats in your meals, Cutting unhealthy

    Fecal Analysis

    Fecal Culture

    Feeding Tube at End of Life, Deciding About

    Feeding Your Child Using Division of Responsibility

    Feeding Your Infant

    Feeding Your Premature Infant

    Female Genital Prolapse

    Femoral Hernia


    Flexible Sigmoidoscopy

    FOBT (Fecal Occult Blood Test)

    Folic Acid Deficiency Anemia

    Folic Acid Deficiency Anemia: Causes

    Following a Low-Fiber Diet

    Food Poisoning and Safe Food Handling

    Fructose or Sorbitol Intolerance

    Fulminant Hepatitis

    Fundoplication Surgery for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

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    Gallbladder Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]

    Gallbladder Disease

    Gallbladder Inflammation

    Gallbladder Scan

    Gallstone Symptoms: When Surgery Is Needed


    Gallstones Without Symptoms: When Surgery Is Needed

    Gallstones, Laparoscopic Gallbladder Surgery for

    Gallstones, Open Gallbladder Surgery for

    Gallstones: Should I Have Gallbladder Surgery?

    Gas (Flatus)

    Gas, Bloating, and Burping

    Gastric Banding for Obesity

    Gastric Banding Surgery

    Gastric Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]

    Gastric Outlet Obstruction

    Gastric Sleeve Surgery

    Gastric Ulcer

    Gastric Ulcer Test



    Gastroenteritis in Adults and Older Children

    Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

    Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) During Pregnancy

    Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), Fundoplication Surgery for

    Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD): Which treatment should I use?

    Gastroesophageal Reflux in Babies and Children

    Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumors Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]

    Gastrointestinal Complications (PDQ®): Supportive care - Patient Information [NCI]

    Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]


    Genetic Influences on Weight

    Genetic Testing for Colon Cancer

    Genital Prolapse, Female

    GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)

    GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease), Fundoplication Surgery for

    GERD: Controlling Heartburn by Changing Your Habits

    GERD: Esophageal Erosion and Ulcers

    GERD: Which Treatment Should I Use?

    Gestational Diabetes: Counting Carbs

    Getting Enough Calcium and Vitamin D

    Getting Enough Fiber

    Getting Enough Folic Acid

    Getting Enough Iron

    Getting Enough Potassium


    Giardiasis Antigen Tests

    Giardiasis, Medical History and Physical Examination for

    Giardiasis, Physical Examination and Medical History for

    Giardiasis, Stool Analysis for

    Giardiasis, String Test for

    Ginger for Motion Sickness

    Globulin Test

    Gluten-Free Diet for Celiac Disease

    Gluten-Free Diet for Celiac Disease

    Gout: Changing Your Diet

    Groin Problems and Injuries

    Guide for a Balanced Diet

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    H. pylori Test

    HAV Antibody Test

    HBV Antibody Tests

    HCV Antibody Tests

    Health Claims on Food Labels

    Health Problems Associated With Adult Obesity

    Health Risk Due to Weight Calculator

    Healthy Attitudes Toward Food and Exercise

    Healthy Eating

    Healthy Eating

    Healthy Eating and Older Adults

    Healthy Eating for Children

    Healthy Eating in Children: Problems Caused by Poor Nutrition

    Healthy Eating in Children: Things That Influence Food Choices

    Healthy eating on a budget: Quick tips

    Healthy Eating to Decrease Stress

    Healthy Eating: Changing Your Eating Habits

    Healthy Eating: Cutting Unhealthy Fats From Your Diet

    Healthy Eating: Eating Heart-Healthy Foods

    Healthy Eating: Eating Less Sodium

    Healthy Eating: Getting Support When Changing Your Eating Habits

    Healthy Eating: Helping Your Child Learn Healthy Eating Habits

    Healthy Eating: Influences on Eating Behavior

    Healthy Eating: Making Healthy Choices When You Eat Out

    Healthy Eating: Making Healthy Choices When You Shop

    Healthy Eating: Overcoming Barriers to Change

    Healthy Eating: Recognizing Your Hunger Signals

    Healthy Eating: Starting a Plan for Change

    Healthy Eating: Staying With Your Plan

    Healthy Eating: Taking Calcium and Vitamin D

    Healthy Habits for Kids

    Healthy meals: Quick tips for making

    Healthy snacks: Quick tips for making

    Healthy Weight Calculator for a Child

    Healthy Weight Calculator for a Teen

    Heart Failure: Eating a Healthy Diet

    Heart Failure: Eating Out on a Low Salt Diet

    Heart-healthy diet, Eating a

    Heart-Healthy Eating

    Heart-Healthy Eating: Fish

    Heart-Healthy Lifestyle


    Heartburn (GERD): Controlling heartburn by changing your habits

    Heartburn: Changing Your Eating Habits

    Heartburn: Reducing Pressure on Your Stomach

    Helicobacter Pylori Bacteria

    Helicobacter Pylori Tests

    HELLP Syndrome and Preeclampsia

    Helping Your Child Who Is Overweight

    Helping Your Teen Follow a Gluten-Free Diet

    Hemorrhage, Diverticular

    Hemorrhoid Surgery (Hemorrhoidectomy)

    Hemorrhoidectomy for Hemorrhoids


    Hemorrhoids, Infrared Photocoagulation for

    Hemorrhoids, Rubber Band Ligation for

    Hemorrhoids: Which Treatment Should I Use?

    Hepatitis A

    Hepatitis A and Undercooked Shellfish

    Hepatitis A Vaccine: What You Need to Know

    Hepatitis A Virus Test

    Hepatitis B

    Hepatitis B and C: Risk of Liver Cancer

    Hepatitis B Treatment Recommendations

    Hepatitis B Vaccine: What You Need to Know

    Hepatitis B Viral DNA

    Hepatitis B Virus Tests

    Hepatitis B: How to Avoid Spreading the Virus

    Hepatitis B: Postvaccination Test for Immunity

    Hepatitis B: Should I Be Tested?

    Hepatitis B: Should I Take Antiviral Medicine for Chronic Hepatitis B?

    Hepatitis C

    Hepatitis C Genotypes

    Hepatitis C Home Test

    Hepatitis C Virus Tests

    Hepatitis C: Your Risk for Cirrhosis

    Hepatitis D

    Hepatitis E

    Hepatitis Immunoglobulin (HBIG)

    Hepatitis Panel

    Hepatobiliary Scan

    Hernia, Hiatal

    Hernia, Inguinal

    Hiatal Hernia

    Hiatal Hernia and GERD


    HIDA Scan

    Hidden Gluten

    High Blood Pressure: Nutrition Tips

    High Blood Pressure: Using the DASH Diet

    High Cholesterol: Effect of Food on Cholesterol

    High Cholesterol: Healthy Food Choices

    High Cholesterol: How a Dietitian Can Help

    High Cholesterol: Making Lifestyle Changes

    High-Potassium Foods

    High-Protein Foods for Wound Healing

    Hirschsprung''s Disease


    How Cystic Fibrosis Affects Digestion and the Pancreas

    How to Find Sodium

    Hunger, Fullness, and Appetite Signals

    Hypertension: Using the DASH diet

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    IBD (Inflammatory Bowel Disease), Proctocoletomy and Ileostomy for

    IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome)

    IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome), Deciding About Tests

    IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome), Medical History and Physical Examination for

    IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome), Physical Examination and Medical History for

    Ileoanal Anastomosis for Ulcerative Colitis

    Incision of External Hemorrhoids

    Indoor Air Pollution

    Infant Formulas

    Infectious Mononucleosis, Liver Tests for

    Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Crohn's Disease)

    Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), Proctocoletomy and Ileostomy for

    Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Ulcerative Colitis)

    Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Cancer Risk

    Inflammatory Bowel Disease During Pregnancy

    Inflammatory bowel disease: Changing your diet

    Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Enteral or Total Parenteral Nutrition

    Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Rare Complications

    Infrared Photocoagulation for Hemorrhoids

    Inguinal Hernia

    Inguinal Hernia, Open Repair of

    Inguinal Hernia: Should I Have Surgery Now, or Should I Wait?

    Interactive Tool: Do Your BMI and Waist Size Increase Your Health Risks?

    Interactive Tool: How Many Calories Did You Burn?

    Interactive Tool: What Is Your Child''s BMI?

    Interactive Tools

    Intestinal (Large) Problems

    Intestinal Transplant for Crohn''s Disease

    Intraoperative Cholangiogram


    Iron Deficiency Anemia

    Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

    Irritable Bowel Syndrome, History and Physical Examination for

    Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Medical History and Physical Examination for

    Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Physical Examination and Medical History for

    Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Bile Acid Binding Medicines

    Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Controlling Symptoms With Diet

    Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Criteria for Diagnosis

    Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Should I Have Tests for IBS Symptoms?

    IV Fluid Hydration at End of Life, Deciding About

    Izzy''s Story: Living With the DASH Diet

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    Jaci''s Story: Changing her Life With Small Steps

    Jeremy''s Story: Focusing on Eating Habits

    Joe''s Story: Changing My Lifestyle

    John''s Story: Finding a Way to Exercise

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    Keeping Change GoingYour New Normal

    Kidney Disease: Changing Your Diet

    Kidney Stones: Preventing Kidney Stones Through Diet

    KUB X-ray

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    Lactic Acid Dehydrogenase (LDH)

    Lactose Intolerance

    Laparoscopic Gallbladder Surgery for Gallstones

    Laparoscopic Surgery



    Lead Poisoning: Nutrition and Food Preparation




    Lithotripsy for Gallstones

    Liver (Hepatocellular) Cancer Prevention (PDQ®): Prevention - Patient Information [NCI]

    Liver (Hepatocellular) Cancer Screening (PDQ®): Screening - Patient Information [NCI]

    Liver and Spleen Scan

    Liver Biopsy

    Liver Function Panel

    Liver Function Tests

    Liver Resection

    Liver Tests for Mononucleosis

    Liver Transplant for Hepatitis B

    Living With an Ostomy

    Living With More Than One Health Problem

    Loralie''s Story: It''s Never Too Late

    Losing Weight: Deciding About a Diet Plan

    Low-Potassium Foods

    Low-Salt Diet for Heart Failure

    Low-Salt Diets: Eating Out

    Low-Sodium Diet for Heart Failure

    Lower Gastrointestinal Series

    Lung Transplant for Cystic Fibrosis

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    Maggie Morris: Plan Ahead When You Eat Out

    Maggie''s Story: Making Changes for Her Health

    Maggie''s Strategies for Eating Healthy

    Maggie: Making Room for Worth-It Foods

    Magnetic Resonance Cholangiogram

    Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

    Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) of the Abdomen

    Major Nutrients in Food

    Making a Change That Matters

    Making Your Change Happen

    Malabsorption Syndrome

    Malabsorption Syndrome

    Marine Toxins

    Measuring Your Waist

    Medical History and Physical Exam for Colorectal Cancer

    Medical History and Physical Exam for Diverticulitis

    Medical History and Physical Exam for Giardiasis

    Medical History and Physical Exam for Irritable Bowel Syndrome

    Medical History for Hepatitis C

    Medicines That Can Cause Constipation

    Medicines That Can Cause Pancreatitis

    Mediterranean Diet

    Mercury in Fish

    Metabolic Panel, Basic

    Metabolic Panel, Comprehensive

    Metabolic Surgery (Biliopancreatic Diversion)

    Mild, Moderate, or Severe Diarrhea

    Milk Intolerance

    Milk Sugar Tolerance

    Minerals: Their Functions and Sources

    Modify Recipes for a Heart-Healthy Diet

    Monitoring During Anesthesia

    Mononucleosis, Liver Tests for

    Motion Sickness

    MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)

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    NASH (Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis)

    Nausea and Vomiting, Age 11 and Younger

    Nausea and Vomiting, Age 3 and Younger

    Necrotizing Enterocolitis

    Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease

    Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH)

    Nonmilk Sources of Calcium

    Nonprescription Medicines for Peptic Ulcers

    Nonprescription Products for Weight Loss

    Nontropical Sprue

    Noroviruses (Norwalk Viruses)

    Not Ready for Change?

    Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Imaging

    Nuclear Scan, Gallbladder


    Nutrition and Physical Activity

    Nutrition During Pregnancy

    Nutrition While Breastfeeding

    Nutrition, Making a Healthy Eating Plan

    Nutrition: Adding fruits and vegetables

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    Obesity and Pregnancy

    Obesity, Biliopancreatic Diversion for

    Obesity, Gastric Banding for

    Obesity, Gastric Bypass for

    Obesity, Stomach Stapling for

    Obesity: Should I Have Weight-Loss Surgery?

    Obesity: Should I Take Weight-Loss Medicine?

    Obesity: Should I Use a Diet Plan to Lose Weight?

    Object Stuck in a Child''s Airway

    Object Stuck in the Throat

    Open Gallbladder Surgery for Gallstones

    Open Inguinal Hernia Repair (Herniorrhaphy, Hernioplasty)

    Organ Transplant

    Organic Foods

    Ostomy, Caring for an

    Overweight Child

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    Pain Management

    Pain, Abdominal, Age 11 and Younger

    Pain, Abdominal, Age 12 and Older

    Pancreatic Cancer

    Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (Islet Cell Tumors) Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]



    Parkinson''s Disease and Nutrition

    Pelvic Endoscopy (Laparoscopy)

    Pelvic Organ Prolapse

    Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Should I Have Surgery?

    Peptic Ulcer Disease

    Peptic Ulcer Test

    Peptic Ulcers and Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs

    Physical Activity for Weight Loss

    Physical Exam for Hepatitis C

    Physical Examination and Medical History for Colorectal Cancer

    Physical Examination and Medical History for Diverticulitis

    Physical Examination and Medical History for Giardiasis

    Physical Examination and Medical History for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)


    Plate format for eating when you have diabetes

    Positive thinking, using for Weight management

    Postcholecystectomy Syndrome

    Postoperative Problems

    Potassium (K) in Blood

    Potassium (K) in Urine

    Prealbumin Blood Test

    Pregnancy After Bariatric Surgery

    Pregnancy: Changes in Bowel Habits

    Pregnancy: Healthy Weight Gain

    Pregnancy: Hemorrhoids and Constipation

    Pregnancy: Vegetarian Diet

    Prevent Giardia When Traveling

    Primary Biliary Cholangitis (PBC)


    Proctocolectomy and Ileostomy for Inflammatory Bowel Disease


    Prolapse, Pelvic Organ, Deciding About Surgery

    Protect Yourself From Hepatitis A When Traveling

    Psychotherapy for Irritable Bowel Syndrome

    Pushing a Rectal Prolapse Into Place

    Pyloric Stenosis

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    Questions About Inguinal Hernia Surgery

    Quick Tips: Adding Fruits and Vegetables to Your Diet

    Quick Tips: Avoiding Empty Calories

    Quick Tips: Cutting Back On Drinking

    Quick Tips: Cutting Calories

    Quick Tips: Having Enough Energy to Stay Active

    Quick Tips: Healthy Eating on a Budget

    Quick Tips: Making Fast, Healthy Meals

    Quick Tips: Making Healthy Snacks

    Quick Tips: Shopping for Organic and Chemical-Free Foods

    Quitting Smoking: Dealing With Weight Gain

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    Reading Food Labels When You Have Diabetes

    Recommended Servings for Adults

    Rectal Cancer

    Rectal Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]

    Rectal Problems

    Rectal Prolapse

    Rectal Prolapse in Adults

    Rectal Prolapse in Children

    Rectal Prolapse Surgery

    Rectocele Repair

    Recurrent Abdominal Pain (RAP)

    Reducing unhealthy fats from your meals

    Repair of Rectocele or Enterocele

    Restaurant Meals: On a Low Salt Diet


    Rotavirus Vaccine: What You Need to Know

    Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass

    Rubber Band Ligation for Hemorrhoids

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    Safe Food Handling

    Salivary Gland Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]

    Sally''s Story: Avoiding Metabolic Syndrome


    Salt Substitute Recipe

    Scan, Gallbladder


    Screening for Weight Problems


    Serum Glutamate-pyruvate Transaminase (SGPT)

    Serum Glutamic Oxaloacetic Transaminase (SGOT)

    Serum Protein Test

    Setting Goals

    Setting Weight-Loss Goals

    SGOT (Serum Glutamic Oxaloacetic Transaminase)

    SGPT (Serum Glutamate-pyruvate Transaminase)


    Sick Building Syndrome

    Sigmoidoscopy (Anoscopy, Proctoscopy)

    Small bowel obstruction

    Small Intestine Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]

    Smoking cessation: Dealing with weight gain

    Snack Ideas for Preschoolers

    Sodium (Na) in Blood

    Sodium and High Blood Pressure

    Spastic Colon

    Spitting Up

    Spleen and Liver Scan


    Staph Food Poisoning

    Stay Active, Having enough Energy to: Quick Tips

    Stomach (Gastric) Cancer Prevention (PDQ®): Prevention - Patient Information [NCI]

    Stomach (Gastric) Cancer Screening (PDQ®): Screening - Patient Information [NCI]

    Stomach Pain, Age 11 and Younger

    Stomach Pain, Age 12 and Older

    Stomach Stapling for Obesity

    Stomach Ulcer

    Stomach Ulcer Test

    Stool Analysis

    Stool Analysis for Giardiasis

    Stool Antigen Test

    Stool Culture

    Stool Tests for Colorectal Cancer

    String Test for Giardiasis

    Stroke: Bladder and Bowel Problems

    Swallowed Air

    Swallowed Button Disc Battery, Magnet, or Object With Lead

    Swallowed or Inhaled Objects

    Syphilis: Gummata

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    Technetium-Labeled Red Blood Cell Bleeding Scan

    Teen's Healthy Weight Calculator

    Thinking About a Change?

    Tips for Maintaining Weight Loss

    Tips for Swallowing Medicines

    Tobacco use cessation: Dealing with weight gain

    Topiramate for Binge Eating Disorder

    Total Serum Protein

    Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt (TIPS) for Cirrhosis

    Transparent Tape Test for Pinworms

    Travel Health

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