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Diseases and Conditions

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Teen Suicide
Suicide is the third leading cause of death in 15- to 24-year-olds. The strongest risk factors for attempted suicide in youth are depression, substance abuse, and aggressive or disruptive behaviors.
Teething
A baby's first tooth usually appears between 5 and 7 months of age. Often, the two middle bottom teeth come through the gums first, followed by the middle four upper teeth.
Television and Children
Detailed information on television and children, including suggestions for helping set good television viewing habits
Temporomandibular Disorder (TMD)
Detailed information on temporomandibular disorder, including causes, symptoms, and treatment
Tendonitis
Tendonitis is an inflammation of a tendon—the tough cord of tissue that connects muscles to bones. Tendonitis can affect any tendon, but is most commonly seen in the wrist and fingers.
Tension Headaches
Tension headaches are typically a steady ache, rather than a throbbing one, and affect both sides of the head. Stress or muscle tension is often the cause.
Testicular Cancer
Testicular cancer is one of the most curable forms of cancer, but the symptoms may resemble other conditions or medical problems.
Tests Performed Before Surgery
Many surgeons order routine laboratory tests before admission to the hospital, or even before certain outpatient procedures, to identify potential problems that might complicate surgery if not detected and treated early.
Tetanus
Detailed information on tetanus, including symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention
Thalassemias
Detailed information on thalassemias, including alpha thalassemia, beta thalassemia (Cooley's anemia)