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Patient Education on COVID & Agoraphobia
https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/agoraphobia-and-covid-19

The COVID-19 pandemic can trigger anxious feelings in anyone. However, people with an anxiety disorder such as agoraphobia may find that the pandemic has heightened their anxiety even further.

Anxiety in the time of COVID-19
https://www.health.harvard.edu/anxiety/anxiety-in-the-time-of-covid-19
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Nov 11th, 2021 - As if we didn’t already have enough to worry about, along came COVID-19 in early 2020 to push our anxiety to new heights. The reasons were not hard to discern — the threats of illness and possible death or lingering symptoms; job insecurity; social isolation (or its opposite, too much togetherness in small, crowded living spaces); the upending of daily routines; financial losses; for some, the ...

Fever - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/fever/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20352764

May 7th, 2022 - Diagnosis To evaluate a fever, your care provider may: Ask questions about your symptoms and medical history Perform a physical exam Take nasal or throat samples to test for respiratory infections Order tests, such as blood tests or a chest X-ray, as needed, based on your medical history and physical exam Because a fever can indicate a serious illness in a young infant, especially two months of...

Diabetic hypoglycemia - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/diabetic-hypoglycemia/symptoms-causes/syc-20371525

May 6th, 2022 - Overview Diabetic hypoglycemia occurs when someone with diabetes doesn't have enough sugar (glucose) in his or her blood. Glucose is the main source of fuel for the body and brain, so you can't function well if you don't have enough. For many people, low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) is a blood sugar level below 70 milligrams per deciliter (mg/dL), or 3.9 millimoles per liter (mmol/L). But your nu...

Craniosynostosis - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/craniosynostosis/symptoms-causes/syc-20354513

May 6th, 2022 - Overview Cranial sutures and fontanels Open pop-up dialog box Close Cranial sutures and fontanels Cranial sutures and fontanels Joints made of strong, fibrous tissue (cranial sutures) hold the bones of your baby's skull together. The sutures meet at the fontanels, the soft spots on your baby's head. The sutures remain flexible during infancy, allowing the skull to expand as the brain grows. The...

Heat rash - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/heat-rash/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20373282

May 6th, 2022 - Diagnosis You don't need tests to diagnose heat rash. Your health care provider is usually able to diagnose it by examining the skin. A condition that looks like heat rash is transient neonatal pustular melanosis (TNPM). TNPM mainly affects newborns with brown or Black skin. It's harmless and clears up in a couple days without treatment. Treatment Treatment for mild heat rash is cooling the ski...

Marfan syndrome - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/marfan-syndrome/symptoms-causes/syc-20350782?utm_campaign=Knowledge-panel&utm_content=Marfan-syndrome&utm_medium=abstract&utm_source=Google

May 5th, 2022 - Overview Marfan syndrome is an inherited disorder that affects connective tissue — the fibers that support and anchor your organs and other structures in your body. Marfan syndrome most commonly affects the heart, eyes, blood vessels and skeleton. People with Marfan syndrome are usually tall and thin with unusually long arms, legs, fingers and toes. The damage caused by Marfan syndrome can be m...

Marfan syndrome - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/marfan-syndrome/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20350787

May 5th, 2022 - Diagnosis Marfan syndrome can be challenging for doctors to diagnose because many connective tissue disorders have similar signs and symptoms. Even among members of the same family, the signs and symptoms of Marfan syndrome vary widely — both in their features and in their severity. Certain combinations of symptoms and family history must be present to confirm a diagnosis of Marfan syndrome. In...

Brugada syndrome - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/brugada-syndrome/symptoms-causes/syc-20370489

May 5th, 2022 - Overview Brugada (brew-GAH-dah) syndrome is a rare but potentially life-threatening heart rhythm condition (arrhythmia) that is sometimes inherited. People with Brugada syndrome have an increased risk of irregular heart rhythms beginning in the lower chambers of the heart (ventricles). Treatment of Brugada syndrome includes preventive measures such as reducing fever and avoiding medications tha...

Marfan syndrome - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/marfan-syndrome/symptoms-causes/syc-20350782

May 5th, 2022 - Overview Marfan syndrome is an inherited disorder that affects connective tissue — the fibers that support and anchor your organs and other structures in your body. Marfan syndrome most commonly affects the heart, eyes, blood vessels and skeleton. People with Marfan syndrome are usually tall and thin with unusually long arms, legs, fingers and toes. The damage caused by Marfan syndrome can be m...

Essential tremor - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/essential-tremor/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20350543

May 4th, 2022 - Essential tremor care at Mayo Clinic Doctors at Mayo Clinic are experts at diagnosing and treating essential tremor. They will work with your primary doctor to help coordinate your treatment and may offer you deep brain stimulation if your tremor is severe. Your Mayo Clinic care team Experience Mayo Clinic doctors trained in brain and nervous system conditions (neurologists) treat more than 2,5...

Essential tremor - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/essential-tremor/symptoms-causes/syc-20350534

May 4th, 2022 - Overview Essential tremor is a nervous system (neurological) disorder that causes involuntary and rhythmic shaking. It can affect almost any part of your body, but the trembling occurs most often in your hands — especially when you do simple tasks, such as drinking from a glass or tying shoelaces. Essential tremor is usually not a dangerous condition, but it typically worsens over time and can ...

Hypoglycemia - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hypoglycemia/symptoms-causes/syc-20373685

May 4th, 2022 - Overview Hypoglycemia is a condition in which your blood sugar (glucose) level is lower than the standard range. Glucose is your body's main energy source. Hypoglycemia is often related to diabetes treatment. But other drugs and a variety of conditions — many rare — can cause low blood sugar in people who don't have diabetes. Hypoglycemia needs immediate treatment. For many people, a fasting bl...

Rett syndrome - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/rett-syndrome/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20377233

May 3rd, 2022 - Diagnosis Diagnosing Rett syndrome involves careful observation of your child's growth and development and answering questions about medical and family history. The diagnosis is usually considered when slowing of head growth is noticed or loss of skills or developmental milestones occurs. For a diagnosis of Rett syndrome, other conditions with similar symptoms must be ruled out. Evaluating othe...

Teen depression - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/teen-depression/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20350991

May 3rd, 2022 - Diagnosis When teen depression is suspected, the doctor will typically do these exams and tests. Physical exam. The doctor may do a physical exam and ask in-depth questions about your teenager's health to determine what may be causing depression. In some cases, depression may be linked to an underlying physical health problem. Lab tests. For example, your teen's doctor may do a blood test calle...

Teen depression - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/teen-depression/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20350996

May 3rd, 2022 - Care at Mayo Clinic for teen depression Your Mayo Clinic care team At Mayo Clinic's campus in Minnesota, pediatric psychiatrists and psychologists offer inpatient and outpatient treatment for children and teens with depression. A team of mental health professionals will work with you and your teen to set goals, develop a customized plan based on needs, and monitor progress. You'll learn how to ...

Congenital heart defects in children - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/congenital-heart-defects-children/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20350083

May 3rd, 2022 - Congenital heart defects in children care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Mayo Clinic doctors trained in treating children with heart conditions (pediatric cardiologists), doctors trained in heart disease (cardiologists) and doctors trained in heart surgery (cardiovascular surgeons) work together as a team to treat people with congenital heart diseases. Having all this expertise in a ...

Rett syndrome - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/rett-syndrome/symptoms-causes/syc-20377227

May 3rd, 2022 - Overview Rett syndrome is a rare genetic neurological and developmental disorder that affects the way the brain develops. This disorder causes a progressive loss of motor skills and language. Rett syndrome primarily affects females. Most babies with Rett syndrome seem to develop as expected for the first six months of life. These babies then lose skills they previously had — such as the ability...

Gaucher disease - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/gauchers-disease/symptoms-causes/syc-20355546

Apr 30th, 2022 - Overview Gaucher (go-SHAY) disease is the result of a buildup of certain fatty substances in certain organs, particularly your spleen and liver. This causes these organs to enlarge and can affect their function. The fatty substances also can build up in bone tissue, weakening the bone and increasing the risk of fractures. If the bone marrow is affected, it can interfere with your blood's abilit...

Menstrual cramps - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/menstrual-cramps/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20374944

Apr 30th, 2022 - Diagnosis Your health care provider will review your medical history and perform a physical exam, including a pelvic exam. During the pelvic exam, your provider checks for anything unusual with the reproductive organs and looks for signs of infection. Your provider may also recommend certain tests, including: Ultrasound. This test uses sound waves to create an image of your uterus, cervix, fall...