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  • How To Treat Attention Deficit Disorder

    Attention Deficit Disorder can be treated with prescribed medication and being surrounded by a loving, understanding, patient family.
  • How To Properly Treat Constipation

    Constipation can be relieved through drinking more water, exercise, eating foods high in fiber, eating prunes, or taking a laxative.
  • How To Treat Arthritis

    Treating arthritis involves a collaborative team including rheumatologists, orthopedic surgeons, physical therapists and occupational therapists.
  • How To Understand Gene Therapy

    Gene therapy is largely experimental. Most common is the insertion of a normal gene into the appropriate genome to replace the unhealthy gene.
  • How To Recognize Throat Cancer

    Symptoms of throat cancer include: lump in throat, persistent cough, phlegm with blood, painful swallowing, hoarseness and unplanned weight loss.
  • How To Treat Eczema

    Treat eczema through keeping skin moisturized, eliminating allergens, changing diet, humidifying the home, and avoiding the sun.
  • How To Understand Cancer

    Cancer is a condition where abnormal cells grow and multiply, causing complications in the organs and tissues where they are found.
  • How To Treat Genital Warts

    Genital warts are white or flesh-colored bumps found on the external genitals, inside the vagina or cervix, or near the anus. They hurt, itch and burn.
  • How To Recognize Genital Warts

    Genital warts are white or flesh-colored bumps found on the external genitals, inside the vagina or cervix, or near the anus. They hurt, itch and burn.
  • How To Take Steroids Safely

    Steroids can aid in the healing process, treat allergies, anemia, cancer, AIDS and others. Ask your doctor why you need them and side effects.
  • Live With Throat Cancer

    What do you do when you find out you have throat cancer? Aside from getting immediate medical treatment, here are some tips on how you can live and deal with throat...
  • Recognize Mouth Cancer

    Mouth Cancer, most commonly known as oral cancer, refers to any cancerous formation inside the mouth, commonly caused by excessive smoking and high alcohol intake.
  • Recognize the Symptoms of Dementia

    Dementia is debilitating condition which is also hard on loved ones and friends. Use this guide to help recognize if someone close to you may be suffering from dementia.
  • How To Use an Autism Symptoms Checklist

    When referring to the list of twelve symptoms of the autism symptoms checklist in the DSM-IV, if the individual exhibits six or more of them, he may be diagnosed with...
  • Treat Oral Herpes

    Oral herpes is a communicable infection characterized by painful lesions in the mouth, gums, tongue as well as the inside of your cheeks.
  • Recognize Stomach Flu Symptoms

    Symptoms of the stomach flu, also known as acute viral gastroenteritis, include vomiting and diarrhea, among others. Typically there is little to no temperature.
  • Recognize Sickle Cell Anemia

    Sickle cell disease is an illness wherein the red blood cells are deformed like a sickle instead of the normal rounded shape. When sickle cells rupture, sickle cell...
  • How To Use Boron to Treat Arthritis

    There are ways to alleviate the pain and stiffness caused by arthritis. One of them is taking boron, a mineral that enhances calcium absorption and estrogen metabolism.
  • How To Get Facts about Lung Cancer

    Here's how to learn more about the two primary types of lung cancer: SCLC is more apparent in smokers and NSCLC, which is the more prevalent.
  • How To Treat Ulcerative Colitis

    Three treatments for ulcerative colitis are medication, surgery and alternative treatments. Seek advice from your doctor as to which will be most effective for you.
  • How To Get Cancer Facts

    There is a wealth of information available to research cancer. Be sure you are truly getting the facts by only using credible sources.
  • How To Get Treatments for Colon Cancer

    There are several options for treating colon cancer. Research all options and discuss them with a medical professional to know which will best help you.
  • How To Treat Symptoms of Advanced Congestive Heart Failure

    Congestive heart failure afflicts over five million Americans. Fortunately, this condition is manageable, and there are treatment options for the symptoms of...
  • How To Understand and Treat Sleep Disorders

    Sleep disorders are highly treatable. Here's how to understand some of the common sleep disorders.
  • How To Recognize Bone Cancer

    Bone cancer can be recognized through pain, bone weakness and fractures, and stiffness and swelling. Here's how to understand more.
  • How To Treat Vitamin D Deficiency

    Vitamin D is a fat-soluble vitamin essential in the human diet. Despite the fact that vitamin D can be found in foods, millions of people are at risk for vitamin D...
  • How To Diagnose Vitamin D Deficiency

    Vitamin D deficiency can occur even if your diet includes foods that contain vitamin D. Below is a guide on how to diagnose vitamin D deficiency.
  • How To Recognize Hepatitis C

    People can be infected with Hepatitis C and not know it. Here's how to recognize the disease.
  • How To Treat Blood in Stool

    Numerous ailments are associated with blood in the stool (or in medical terms, hematochezia), but this symptom often indicates an injury or disorder in the digestive...
  • How To Live with Thyroid Cancer

    Being diagnosed with thyroid cancer doesn't mean that you stop living normally. Here are ways to help you live with thyroid cancer and focus on things you want to do:
  • How To Understand Hepatitis

    Three of the most common types of Hepatitis are Hepatitis A, B and C. To understand this disease, you have to know its causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and...
  • How To Live with Prostate Cancer

    There are many resources available to enable you to live with prostate cancer during and following your treatments. Finding support groups is a good place to start.
  • How To Treat Mild Heart Attack Symptoms

    Mild heart attack symptoms can be treated through proper medication, which has been recommended or prescribed by your physician. Prevention is critical.
  • How To Recognize Silent Heart Attack Symptoms

    Silent heart attacks are very dangerous and have many of the same symptoms as non-silent heart attacks, including chest pain, heartburn, nausea and pressure.
  • How To Recognize Prostate Cancer Warning Signs

    The warning signs of prostate cancer are similar to the signs of an enlarged prostate gland or BPH, including blood in the urine and pain in the lower back.
  • How To Understand What Possibly Causes Cancer

    There are many factors that can contribute to the development of cancer cells. Some include exposure to carcinogens, age, suppressed immune system and poor lifestyle...
  • How To Treat Walking Pneumonia Symptoms

    Treating walking pneumonia symptoms can be as easy as propping yourself up on a pillow while sleeping to having a physician prescribe a nebulizer.
  • How To Recognize Walking Pneumonia Symptoms

    Symptoms of walking pneumonia include a persistent cough and fever and chills, among others. Having a medical professional examine you may keep you out of the hospital.
  • How To Live with Pancreatic Cancer

    Knowledge is the key to living with pancreatic cancer. Learn about the disease, its treatment and side effects. All of the information you acquire will help your...
  • How To Recognize Borderline Personality Disorder

    Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is very treatable once diagnosed. Look for signs in mood swings. BPD has shorter episodes than bipolar disorder.
  • How To Raise a Deaf Child

    There are many strategies to help you raise your hearing impaired or deaf child that will result in your child growing into a self-confident, independent adult.
  • How To Treat Blood in Urine

    Blood in the urine is not a disease, but a symptom of a disease or condition. Here's how to learn treatments which depend on the cause of the blood.
  • How To Treat Sickle Cell Anemia

    Although there is no cure, information is available to help treat sickle cell anemia; for example, learning to manage the pain and symptoms.
  • How To Treat a Swollen Lip

    A cold compress is one of several treatments for swollen lips.
  • How To Treat Emphysema

    Treating emphysema requires different levels of care depending on the severity and whether or not you are a smoker.
  • How To Treat Genital Herpes Flare-ups

    Genital herpes has no cure, but you can lessen the severity with medication. It is important to seek medical assistance to avoid infecting others through skin and...
  • How To Treat Gonorrhea

    Treating gonorrhea requires prescribed medications. If left untreated, it may lead to complications when it spreads to other parts of the body.
  • How To Recognize Symptoms of Advanced Congestive Heart Failure

    Congested heart failure can be fatal if not treated immediately. Here is a guide about how to recognize symptoms of advanced congestive heart failure.
  • How To Understand the Causes of Prostate Cancer

    Here's how to learn about the causes of prostate cancer, which is so prevalent among men, and how we can better understand the disease itself.
  • How To Recognize the Symptoms of a Mini Stroke

    Prior to recognizing the symptoms of a mini-stroke, you have to understand that a loss of blood supply to the brain, even for a brief moment, can affect some body...