• About Breast Cancer in Men
    Breast cancer in men is rare—less than 1% of all breast cancer occurs in men.
  • Anatomy of the Breasts
    A closer look at the structure of the breast.
  • Back and Neck Pain
    Back and neck pain can interfere with your ability to function. Overuse, overweight, and other problems can cause back and neck pain.
  • Bacterial Skin Infections
    Detailed information on the most common bacterial skin infections, including cellulitis, folliculitis, boils, carbuncles, and staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome
  • Balance Disorders
    Detailed information on balance disorders, including acoustic neurinoma and Ménière's disease
  • Baldness
    Baldness, or hair loss, can be caused by many things including aging, hormones or illness. It's more common in men and can be treated with hair transplants or other procedures.
  • Barrett's Esophagus
    Barrett's esophagus is when the normal cells that line your food pipe (esophagus) turn into cells not usually found in your body. The new cells take over because the lining of the esophagus has been damaged. The new, abnormal cells are called specialized columnar cells.
  • Basic Anatomy of the Heart
    Located almost in the center of the chest, the adult human heart is about the size of two fists held side-by-side.
  • Bedsores
    Bedsores can develop in a person who is bedridden or immobile.  Pressure causes skin damage and breakdown. It can take days, weeks, or months to heal. It is important to prevent bedsores.
  • Before Undergoing Genetic Testing for Cancer
    Testing methods vary from laboratory to laboratory and may affect the likelihood that the lab will identify a mutation in the gene if one is present. Different laboratory studies have the ability to detect different types of mutations. Accuracy will vary, depending upon the type of genetic testing method performed.
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