Anemia is a common blood disorder. It occurs when you have fewer red blood cells than normal, or not enough hemoglobin in your blood. When you have anemia, your blood can’t carry enough oxygen to your body. Without enough oxygen, your body can’t work as well as it should.
Clinical Pathology Overview
Detailed information on clinical pathology and the specimens that are tested
Exercise and the Older Adult
Exercise is good for people of all ages. It helps lower blood pressure, reduces the risks for falls and serious injuries, and slows the body's loss of muscle and bone mass.
Detailed information on obesity, including obesity causes, obesity health effects, obesity medical treatment, obesity surgical treatment, maintaining weight loss, and obesity prevention
Obesity Treatment Overview
Whatever treatment plan a person follows, losing weight slowly will be more effective and healthy over the long-term.
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a common anxiety disorder. It causes unreasonable thoughts, fears, or worries. A person with OCD tries to manage these thoughts through rituals.
Older Adults: Preventing Falls
Every year, millions of adults fall, leading to injuries and emergency room visits. Many of these falls and injuries can be prevented.
Online Resources - Allergy and Asthma
List of online resources to find additional information on allergy and asthma
Online Resources - Arthritis and Other Rheumatic Diseases
List of online resources to find additional information on arthritis and other rheumatic diseases
Online Resources - Bone Disorders
List of online resources to find additional information on bone disorders, including bone cancer