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Prader-Willi Syndrome:
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/21016-prader-willi-syndrome

Jan 27th, 2023 - Overview What is Prader-Willi syndrome? Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) is a rare genetic condition that affects your child’s metabolism and causes changes to their body and behavior. They have severe low muscle tone and poor feeding during early infancy, followed by a tremendous appetite that develops between 2 and 6 years of age. This can lead to severe obesity if excessive eating isn’t managed. ...

Low Libido (Low Sex Drive): Causes, Sy
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/15216-low-libido-low-sex-drive

Jan 26th, 2023 - Overview What is low libido (low sex drive)? Low libido (low sex drive) is a decrease in the frequency and/or intensity of sexual desire that you once had. It can be temporary or long-term. Libido is your overall sexual drive or desire for sexual activity, which includes sex with a partner and masturbation. Libido is complex and is influenced by biological, psychological and social factors. Bio...

Transient Global Amnesia (TGA):
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/21028-transient-global-amnesia

Jan 25th, 2023 - Overview What is transient global amnesia (TGA)? Transient global amnesia (TGA) is a rare medical condition in which you experience a sudden episode of memory loss. During a TGA episode, you can’t form new memories (a condition called anterograde amnesia), and you have difficulty recalling recent memories (a condition called retrograde amnesia). “Transient” means passing. Transient global amnes...

Ectopic Pregnancy: Causes, Sym
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/9687-ectopic-pregnancy

Jan 18th, 2023 - Overview What is Ectopic Pregnancy? What is an ectopic pregnancy? An ectopic pregnancy is a pregnancy that happens outside of your uterus. This occurs when a fertilized egg implants in a location that can’t support its growth. An ectopic pregnancy most often happens in your fallopian tube (a structure that connects your ovaries and uterus). Ectopic pregnancies more rarely can occur in your ovar...

Prostate Cancer: Symptoms,
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/8634-prostate-cancer

Jan 17th, 2023 - Overview 10 Warning Signs of Prostate Cancer What is prostate cancer? Prostate cancer develops in the prostate, a small walnut-shaped gland located below the bladder and in front of the rectum in men and people assigned male at birth (AMAB). This tiny gland secretes fluid that mixes with semen, keeping sperm healthy for conception and pregnancy. Prostate cancer is a serious disease. Fortunately...

Depression: Causes, Symptoms,
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/9290-depression

Jan 13th, 2023 - Overview What is depression? Depression is a mood disorder that causes a persistent feeling of sadness and loss of interest in things and activities you once enjoyed. It can also cause difficulty with thinking, memory, eating and sleeping. It’s normal to feel sad about or grieve over difficult life situations, such as losing your job or a divorce. But depression is different in that it persists...

Blood in urine (hematuria) - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/blood-in-urine/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20353436

Jan 7th, 2023 - Diagnosis Female cystoscopy Open pop-up dialog box Close Female cystoscopy Female cystoscopy Cystoscopy allows a health care provider to view the lower urinary tract to look for problems, such as a bladder stone. Surgical tools can be passed through the cystoscope to treat certain urinary tract conditions. Male cystoscopy Open pop-up dialog box Close Male cystoscopy Male cystoscopy Cystoscopy a...

Agoraphobia - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/agoraphobia/symptoms-causes/syc-20355987

Jan 7th, 2023 - Overview Agoraphobia (ag-uh-ruh-FOE-be-uh) is a type of anxiety disorder. Agoraphobia involves fearing and avoiding places or situations that might cause panic and feelings of being trapped, helpless or embarrassed. You may fear an actual or upcoming situation. For example, you may fear using public transportation, being in open or enclosed spaces, standing in line, or being in a crowd. The anx...

Agoraphobia - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/agoraphobia/symptoms-causes/syc-20355987?fbclid=IwAR3dPAR38SZM8bnO3MWIP3ET3H-cEQEBCAdurhfGSKCDgTJlZPuDRbb4gIQ

Jan 7th, 2023 - Overview Agoraphobia (ag-uh-ruh-FOE-be-uh) is a type of anxiety disorder. Agoraphobia involves fearing and avoiding places or situations that might cause panic and feelings of being trapped, helpless or embarrassed. You may fear an actual or upcoming situation. For example, you may fear using public transportation, being in open or enclosed spaces, standing in line, or being in a crowd. The anx...

Hemochromatosis - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hemochromatosis/symptoms-causes/syc-20351443

Jan 6th, 2023 - Overview The liver Open pop-up dialog box Close The liver The liver The liver is your largest internal organ. About the size of a football, it's located mainly in the upper right portion of your abdomen, beneath the diaphragm and above your stomach. Hemochromatosis (he-moe-kroe-muh-TOE-sis) causes your body to absorb too much iron from the food you eat. Excess iron is stored in your organs, esp...

Hemochromatosis - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hemochromatosis/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20351448

Jan 6th, 2023 - Diagnosis Hemochromatosis can be difficult to diagnose. Early symptoms such as stiff joints and fatigue may be due to conditions other than hemochromatosis. Many people with the disease don't have any symptoms other than high levels of iron in their blood. Hemochromatosis may be identified because of irregular blood test results after testing is done for other reasons. It also may be revealed w...

Foot drop - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/foot-drop/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20372633

Jan 5th, 2023 - Diagnosis Foot drop is usually diagnosed during a physical exam. Your health care provider will watch you walk and check your leg muscles for weakness. Your provider also may check for numbness on your shin and on the top of your foot and toes. Imaging tests Foot drop is sometimes caused by a mass pushing on a nerve. This can be an overgrowth of bone in the spinal canal or a tumor or cyst press...

Tapeworm infection - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/tapeworm/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20378178

Jan 5th, 2023 - Diagnosis Diagnosis of tapeworm infection A health care provider tests for a tapeworm infection in the intestines using a test of a stool sample. A lab test may find pieces of tapeworms or eggs. You may give a sample on more than one day. Diagnosis of larval cyst infection Imaging exam. Providers use imaging tests to find larval cysts. These may include CT scans, MRI scans or ultrasound. Larval...

Oppositional defiant disorder (ODD) - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/oppositional-defiant-disorder/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20375837

Jan 4th, 2023 - Diagnosis To determine whether your child has oppositional defiant disorder, a mental health provider does a thorough psychological exam. ODD often occurs along with other behavioral or mental health problems. So it may be difficult to tell which symptoms are from ODD and which ones are linked to other problems. Your child's exam will likely include an assessment of: Overall health. How often t...

Oppositional defiant disorder (ODD) - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/oppositional-defiant-disorder/symptoms-causes/syc-20375831

Jan 4th, 2023 - Overview Even the best-behaved children can be difficult and challenging at times. But oppositional defiant disorder (ODD) includes a frequent and ongoing pattern of anger, irritability, arguing and defiance toward parents and other authority figures. ODD also includes being spiteful and seeking revenge, a behavior called vindictiveness. These emotional and behavioral issues cause serious probl...

Oppositional defiant disorder (ODD) - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/oppositional-defiant-disorder/symptoms-causes/syc-20375831?fbclid=IwAR2PHTldVARMrW87_QVho6muHRnlTQRqJYXc5esrh-IXm-QzH0D3r_adq1M

Jan 4th, 2023 - Overview Even the best-behaved children can be difficult and challenging at times. But oppositional defiant disorder (ODD) includes a frequent and ongoing pattern of anger, irritability, arguing and defiance toward parents and other authority figures. ODD also includes being spiteful and seeking revenge, a behavior called vindictiveness. These emotional and behavioral issues cause serious probl...

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/gerd/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20361959

Jan 4th, 2023 - Diagnosis Endoscopy Open pop-up dialog box Close Endoscopy Endoscopy An endoscopy procedure involves inserting a long, flexible tube called an endoscope down your throat and into your esophagus. A tiny camera on the end of the endoscope lets your health care provider examine the esophagus, stomach and the beginning of your small intestine, called the duodenum. Your health care provider might be...

Meniere's disease - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/menieres-disease/symptoms-causes/syc-20374910

Dec 30th, 2022 - Overview Meniere's disease is an inner ear problem that can cause dizzy spells, also called vertigo, and hearing loss. Most of the time, Meniere's disease affects only one ear. Meniere's disease can happen at any age. But it usually starts between the ages of 40 to 60. It's thought to be a lifelong condition. But some treatments can help ease symptoms and lessen how it affects your life long-te...

Meniere's disease - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/menieres-disease/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20374916

Dec 30th, 2022 - Diagnosis Your health care provider does an exam and asks about your health history. A Meniere's disease diagnosis needs to include: Two or more vertigo attacks, each lasting 20 minutes to 12 hours, or up to 24 hours. Hearing loss proved by a hearing test. Tinnitus or a feeling of fullness or pressure in the ear. Meniere's disease can have similar symptoms as other illnesses. Because of this, y...

Food poisoning - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/food-poisoning/symptoms-causes/syc-20356230?utm_campaign=Knowledge-panel&utm_content=Food-poisoning&utm_medium=abstract&utm_source=Google

Dec 30th, 2022 - Overview Food poisoning, a type of foodborne illness, is a sickness people get from something they ate or drank. The causes are germs or other harmful things in the food or beverage. Symptoms of food poisoning often include upset stomach, diarrhea and vomiting. Symptoms usually start within hours or several days of eating the food. Most people have mild illness and get better without treatment....