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Blood test helps predict metabolic syndrome: study CHICAGO (Reuters) - A new blood test found that people with high levels of a type of damaged cholesterol were much more likely to develop metabolic syndrome, putting them at higher risk of heart dis ...
May 21 2008 11:50am
Thyroid Question Despite all my blood tests to check my thyroid levels being normal I have developed a goitre (one specialist noticed it) no one else can see it ! I did have an ultrasound and was advised to keep ...
Oct 01 2008 6:21pm
My thyroid testings were always normal.  A cyst was foun ... more
Nov 09 2011 11:30pm
Basics about Acupuncture Acupuncture is used as an alternative therapy to relieve different types of pain. HOW IS IT DONE? Needles are inserted for a couple of seconds and then are left in place for about twenty minute ...
Jun 04 2007 2:16am
CLR, In terms of cleanliness, I think all acupuncture establishments have to follow b ... more
Feb 21 2008 7:12pm
Name that skin condition... I am a 37 yr old female looking for answers.   About two years ago, I developed an area of petechiae on my right cheek.   There are about 20 tiny red spots localized within a 1" diameter.   There is ...
Jul 06 2009 10:49am
My period is now 2 months late, I'm so confused??? My last period finished 24th Nov. I had some pinkish discharge on Jan 6th but nothing since. I've had 4 negative HPT and one negative urine test at the doctors. I've had mild symptoms like cramping, ...
Feb 25 2011 9:59pm
... - but how were they checked (just a one time blood draw?  what time of the month were they ... more
Mar 31 2012 11:10pm
Drinking wine Did you know that drinking wine raises your triglyceride levels? So, if you are going for a blood test, don’t drink wine 24 hours before the test. It can really elevate the reading.Biruta K.
Jan 13 2008 12:57pm
And if one drinks a glass of wine every day.... ? more
Jan 17 2008 5:34pm
Edwards Syndrome Positive blood tests for Edwards Syndrome while pregnant? Can it still turn out negative with further testing?
Sep 22 2010 6:02am
What could be wrong??? My last period finished 24th Nov. I had some pinkish discharge on Jan 6th but nothing since. I've had 4 negative HPT and one negative urine test at the doctors. I've had mild symptoms like cramping, ...
Feb 25 2011 10:02pm
if you are hoping you are pregnant you could be psyching yourself out and your body may be ... more
Dec 07 2011 6:59am
Pyloric Stenosis Information Pyloric stenosis is a condition in which a baby's pylorus gradually swells and thickens, which interferes with food entering the intestine. The pylorus is the connection between the stomach and the ...
Aug 12 2009 9:41am
Your thyroid For the most part, your thyroid is a reliable gland that goes about its business creating hormones successfully and effectively. WebMD.com describes it thus: ““The thyroid is a butterfly-shaped glan ...
Apr 16 2012 7:25am