• Description of Genes
    Each cell in your body contains about 25,000 genes, which determine your hair color, your height, and other characteristics that make you unique.
  • Description of Genetics
    Cancers develop because of alterations, or mutations, in genes that normally promote controlled cell growth. Most cancers are caused by mutations that occur only in the tissue that is affected by the cancer.
  • Thyroid Disorders in Women
    Detailed information on thyroid disorders and how they affect women, including puberty, pregnancy, and menopause.
  • Warning Signs During Pregnancy
    Call your healthcare provider right away if you have bleeding from the vagina, blurry vision, severe headaches, or other specific symptoms.
  • Warts
    Detailed information on the most common types of warts, including foot warts, flat warts, genital warts, and filiform warts
  • Watch Your Weight
    The best way to lose weight is to set a reasonable goal and lose it slowly and gradually. Here are some tips to help you.
  • Water Safety for Parents
    Here you will find preventive steps to protect children from drowning in homes, pools, and open waters, such as lakes, rivers, and oceans
  • Weight Gain During Pregnancy
    Average weight gain for women is between 25 and 35 pounds, although slight deviations from this may also be considered normal.
  • Well-Care Visits
    Detailed information on well-care visits and children, including when well-care visits should be scheduled
  • West Nile Virus
    The West Nile virus is spread by mosquitoes. The West Nile virus can infect humans, birds, mosquitoes, horses, and some other mammals. West Nile virus is spread to humans through the bite of an infected female mosquito. 
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