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  • Air Pollution

    Detailed information on air pollution and air pollution prevention

  • Allergens: Pollen

    Pollen is the most common cause of hay fever. Read on for more information--and helpful tips for reducing the effects of hay fever during pollen season.

  • Anatomy of the Urinary Tract (Child)

    Your child's urinary tract helps get rid of the body's liquid waste (urine). Here are details about each part of the urinary tract.

  • Anemia During Pregnancy

    Anemia in pregnant women is often caused by not having enough iron in the blood. It is common in pregnancy and very easy to treat.

  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome in Pregnancy

    Antiphospholipid syndrome is an autoimmune disease. This happens when your immune system fights against normal cells. In this condition, your body makes antibodies that attack a kind of fat in cells. This makes your blood clot too easily.

  • Asthma and Pregnancy

    With proper asthma management and good prenatal care, most women with asthma can have healthy pregnancies.

  • Avoiding Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, and Poison Sumac

    Poison oak, poison ivy, and poison sumac are plants that can cause skin rashes. Here's what you need to know about recognizing these plants, how they cause a reaction, and preventive steps you can take to protect yourself.

  • Back Pain During Pregnancy

    As your body changes during pregnancy, your back must work in new ways. This can be painful if your back isn't prepared.

  • Back Safety: Pushing and Pulling

    Pushing can be hard on your back, but pulling can be even harder. So, push rather than pull when you can.

  • Bacterial Pneumonia

    Pneumonia is a term that refers to inflammation of the lung. Bacterial pneumonia means that the inflammation is caused by a bacterial infection. This video takes a look at the possible causes and recommended treatments.