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Skin Cancer Support - Spina Bifida Research

This page contains links to eMedTV Articles containing information on subjects from Skin Cancer Support to Spina Bifida Research. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
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  • Skin Cancer Surgery
    This eMedTV article describes various types of skin cancer surgery in detail, such as excisional surgery, Mohs surgery, cryosurgery, laser surgery, dermabrasion, and grafts. Possible side effects and what to expect regarding scars are also discussed.
  • Skin Cancer Treatment
    For people with skin cancer, treatment options may include surgery, topical chemotherapy, and radiotherapy. This eMedTV Web page discusses in detail the factors that affect treatment options and the importance of follow-up care.
  • Skin Cancer Treatments
    Surgery is one of the standard treatments for skin cancer. However, as this eMedTV page explains, other options are available if surgery is not completely successful. This article takes a quick look at treating this type of cancer.
  • Skin Cancer Types
    The two most common skin cancer types, which this eMedTV article describes in detail, include basal cell and squamous cell carcinoma. Less common types discussed in this article include melanoma, cutaneous T-cell lymphoma, and Kaposi's sarcoma.
  • Skin Cancers
    There are many different types of skin cancer. This eMedTV Web page takes a quick look at skin cancer's main classifications, with details on which type is the most common and which type is the most serious.
  • Skin Canser
    As this page from the eMedTV Web site explains, skin cancer is a type of cancer associated with exposure to UV radiation. It is also the most common cancer in the United States. Skin canser is a common misspelling of skin cancer.
  • Skin Exam
    A regular skin exam will help you learn what is normal for your skin. This article on the eMedTV Web site provides a detailed explanation of how to perform this exam, when to perform it, and lists unusual things to look for.
  • Skin Reaction to Nicoderm Patch
    This selection from the eMedTV Web library describes some of the problems that can occur while using Nicoderm CQ patches, including skin reactions. This page takes a closer look at these problems and provides a link to more detailed information.
  • Skin Reactions With Amiodarone
    As explained in this eMedTV segment, seek immediate medical attention if you are using amiodarone and develop skin reactions or rashes. This article offers a brief look at these potentially serious side effects and offers a link to more details.
  • Skleraderma
    Characterized by hard, thickening skin, scleroderma can cause symptoms such as Raynaud's phenomenon. This eMedTV selection gives a brief overview of scleroderma and links to more information. Skleraderma is a common misspelling of scleroderma.
  • Sklice
    Sklice is a type of medicated lotion prescribed to kill head lice. This part of the eMedTV Web site contains an overview of this medication, including details on how it works, potential side effects, and dosing tips for effectively using this medicine.
  • Sklice Lice Medication Information
    Sklice is a medicated lotion prescribed for treating head lice in adults and children. This eMedTV resource gives more information on this medication, including how Sklice works to kill lice and eggs, dosing tips, and what to discuss with your doctor.
  • Sklice Lotion
    Available by prescription only, Sklice is a lotion applied to the hair and scalp to treat head lice. This eMedTV Web selection takes a closer look at Sklice, including information on how to use this lotion and how it works to kill head lice.
  • Skoliose
    Scoliosis is a condition in which there is a sideways curvature of the backbone. This eMedTV article describes some of the causes of scoliosis and explains whether treatment is necessary for the disorder. Skoliose is a common misspelling of scoliosis.
  • Skullcap
    Skullcap is a perennial herb that is often used as a dietary supplement. This page on the eMedTV site explains what it is used for, lists possible side effects that may occur, and explores the safety and effectiveness of skullcap supplements.
  • Skullcap Herb Information
    Skullcap is a supplement thought to help with insomnia, among other conditions. This eMedTV Web page discusses skullcap in more detail, with information on whether this herbal supplement works, possible side effects, and more.
  • Skullcap Side Effects
    Severe drowsiness, stupor, and seizures are potential skullcap side effects that require medical attention. This eMedTV segment lists other side effects that should be reported and which may indicate that you should stop taking the supplement.
  • Skulptra
    A healthcare provider can inject Sculptra into the face to help correct facial fat loss and wrinkles. This eMedTV Web page explains how Sculptra works and lists some of its potential side effects. Skulptra is a common misspelling of Sculptra.
  • Skyla
    Skyla, an intrauterine device (IUD), is used to prevent pregnancy. This part of the eMedTV Web site gives an in-depth overview of this product, with details on how it works, dosing instructions, possible side effects, and more.
  • Skyla Birth Control Information
    One of the many birth control options available to women is Skyla, a type of intrauterine device (IUD). This eMedTV page offers more information on this product, including details on how it is used and what to expect.
  • Sleep Apnea
    Sleep apnea is characterized by temporary pauses in breathing during sleep. As this eMedTV page explains, it's a serious disorder that can lead to daytime drowsiness, accidents, and medical problems. This page takes an in-depth look at the condition.
  • Sleep Apnea Cause
    A blocked throat (due to relaxation of soft tissue in the throat) is the most common sleep apnea cause. This eMedTV page describes this cause in detail and also lists other possible causes, such as hypothyroidism.
  • Sleep Apnea Info
    Are you looking for info on sleep apnea? This eMedTV resource gives a brief overview of this serious sleep disorder, with a description of the most common cycle of symptoms. Also included in this article is a link to more details.
  • Sleep Apnea Information
    If you are looking for information about sleep apnea, this eMedTV Web page is a great place to start. It tells you what you need to know about symptoms and risk factors, and also includes a link to learn more.
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
    Tracheostomy and tonsil/adenoid removal are different types of sleep apnea surgery. This eMedTV resource describes these and other surgical procedures in detail; the type of surgery recommended will depend on the cause of the sleep apnea.
  • Sleep Apnea Symptoms
    Typically, symptoms of sleep apnea include snoring loudly at night and being tired during the day. This eMedTV segment describes several other signs and symptoms of this condition. This page also provides information on the effects of sleep apnea.
  • Sleep Apnea Treatment
    As this eMedTV article explains, sleep apnea treatment can include options such as lifestyle changes and continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP). This article lists the different types of treatment and explains how each one works.
  • Sleep Apnea Treatments
    Behavioral changes and continuous positive airway pressure therapy are common treatments for sleep apnea. This eMedTV resource provides a detailed list of treatments options and discusses the risks of leaving the condition untreated.
  • Sleeping Baby
    It is important for your baby to eventually learn how to put himself to sleep at night. This page of the eMedTV Web library takes a detailed look at babies' sleep patterns and offers suggestions on how to help your baby learn how to put himself to sleep.
  • Slidenafil
    Sildenafil citrate is a prescription drug used to treat impotence. This eMedTV resource describes how the medication works, explains when to take it, and lists its potential side effects. Slidenafil is a common misspelling of sildenafil citrate.
  • Small Cell Carcinoma
    This eMedTV page gives a brief description of small cell carcinoma (also called small cell lung cancer), one of the two main types of lung cancer. Symptoms, treatment, and other topics are discussed, and a link to more information is also provided.
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
    Small cell lung cancer is a general type of lung cancer that grows and spreads quickly. This eMedTV article defines the three different types, lists possible symptoms of the disease, and explains how it is diagnosed and treated.
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer Treatment
    Standard treatment options for small cell lung cancer include chemotherapy, surgery, and radiation. This eMedTV Web page describes these treatment methods and discusses the potential benefits of participating in clinical trials.
  • Smallpox
    Smallpox is an infectious disease that is characterized by bumps on the face and body. This part of the eMedTV site offers an in-depth look at the history of this disease, with information on its causes, symptoms, and prevention methods.
  • Smallpox Disease
    A serious and sometimes fatal disease, smallpox often causes raised bumps to appear on the face and body. This eMedTV selection gives a brief overview of smallpox and includes a link to more detailed information on this topic.
  • Smallpox Incubation Period
    As this eMedTV article explains, the smallpox incubation period is the time between the transmission of smallpox and the start of smallpox symptoms. This article provides detailed information on the incubation period for this contagious disease.
  • Smallpox Research
    As this eMedTV article explains, research on smallpox is focused on improving treatment options, expanding the U.S. supply of smallpox vaccine, and learning about eczema vaccinatum (a potentially dangerous complication of smallpox immunization).
  • In-depth Information on Smallpox Symptoms
    Flu-like symptoms, such as high fever, tiredness, and body aches, can occur with smallpox. As this eMedTV page explains, however, smallpox symptoms and signs gradually develop into rashes in the mouth, throat, and eventually the rest of the body.
  • Smallpox Transmission
    As this eMedTV article explains, smallpox transmission occurs through face-to-face contact, contact with contaminated objects, and through the air. Smallpox transmission does not occur through animals or insects.
  • Smallpox Vaccination
    Historically, the smallpox vaccine has had a 95 percent success rate. This eMedTV article takes a closer look at this product, with a description of how long it lasts, whether routine vaccination is recommended in the United States, and more.
  • Smallpox Vaccine Side Effects
    Fever, mild rash, and blisters on the body are a few smallpox vaccine side effects. As this eMedTV page explains, there is also a risk of developing severe side effects, such as encephalitis, that can lead to serious complications.
  • Smoking and Cardiovascular Disease
    There is a strong correlation between cardiovascular disease and smoking. This page of the eMedTV Web site explains how quitting smoking can significantly reduce your risk for heart disease and stroke. It also covers the risk of secondhand smoke.
  • Smoking and Heart Disease
    This eMedTV article provides an in-depth look at the link between heart disease and smoking. It also includes tips for preparing to quit, actually quitting, and what to do if you have a setback.
  • Smoking and High Blood Pressure
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, smoking may not be a direct cause of hypertension, but it increases your risk of heart disease. This article offers more detailed information on high blood pressure and smoking, and provides tips for quitting.
  • Snorting Adderall
    As this eMedTV resource explains, snorting Adderall can be very dangerous. This is because it allows for direct entry into the bloodstream, making the drug more potent. This page also covers the reasons why people snort this drug and where to get help.
  • Snorting Concerta
    This eMedTV Web page explains that snorting Concerta may be potentially dangerous because it allows for direct entry into the bloodstream, making it more potent. This page also lists the reasons for snorting Concerta and explains where to get help.
  • Snorting Dexedrine
    Snorting Dexedrine may be more dangerous than taking it by mouth (as it is meant to be taken). This eMedTV Web page explains some of the risks associated with snorting this drug and discusses where to get help for an addiction to it.
  • Snorting Focalin
    As this eMedTV page explains, snorting Focalin can be dangerous because it allows for direct entry into the bloodstream, making Focalin more potent. This page covers the reasons why some people snort this drug and explains where they can get help.
  • Snorting Lortab
    As a narcotic medication, Lortab has a significant potential for abuse. As this eMedTV Web page explains, snorting Lortab is a popular way to abuse the prescription pain medicine. This article also discusses the dangers of abusing Lortab.
  • Snorting Morphine Sulfate
    As this eMedTV page explains, some people may abuse morphine sulfate by snorting the medication. This article explains that morphine abuse is different from a simple, physical dependence on the drug, and covers where to find help for this addiction.
  • Snorting Opana ER
    If you misuse Opana ER by snorting or injecting it, dangerous and even fatal problems may occur. This eMedTV article describes possible complications that may occur when abusing this drug and provides a link to more detailed information.
  • Snorting Ritalin
    People often abuse Ritalin by snorting it. This segment of the eMedTV archives explains why people may abuse the medication, discusses the dangers of doing so, and offers suggestions on where to seek help for addiction and abuse.
  • Snorting Tramadol
    Some people may abuse tramadol by snorting or injecting the medication. This article from the eMedTV archives explains that abuse is different from a simple, physical dependence on the drug and describes where to find help for this addiction.
  • Snorting Vicodin
    As this eMedTV Web resource explains, some people may abuse Vicodin by snorting or injecting the medication. This article explains that abusing Vicodin can lead to dangerous complications, such as breathing problems, liver damage, and even death.
  • SNRIs
    SNRI antidepressants are used for treating conditions like depression, panic disorder, and social phobia. This eMedTV resource lists the various SNRIs available, explains how the drugs work, and describes possible side effects that may occur.
  • Soar Throat
    Viral and bacterial infections are the two most common causes of a sore throat. This eMedTV Web segment offers a brief look at these throat conditions, including information on treatment options. Soar throat is a common misspelling of sore throat.
  • Soboxone
    This eMedTV Web resource explains how Suboxone can help treat opioid dependence. This page also describes factors that may affect your dose and lists some general precautions with the drug. Soboxone is a common misspelling of Suboxone.
  • Social Anxiety Disorder
    Social anxiety disorder is characterized by an overwhelming sense of insecurity in social settings. This eMedTV article covers the different types of social anxiety disorders, along with symptoms that may occur and available treatment options.
  • Social Phobia
    Social phobia is defined as a persistent, chronic fear of being judged by others in a social setting. As this eMedTV resource explains, the condition can interfere with work or school; however, it can be treated successfully with medication and therapy.
  • Social Skills for Adults With ADHD
    If you are an adult with ADHD, developing social skills may be difficult. This eMedTV segment takes an in-depth look this topic, with some helpful tips on how to improve communication and social interactions through verbal and nonverbal methods.
  • Sofosbuvir
    Sofosbuvir can be used in combination with other medications to treat chronic hepatitis C infections. This eMedTV page presents an overview of this prescription medicine, including when it is used, how it works, side effects, and links to more details.
  • Sofosbuvir and Hepatitis
    This eMedTV segment explains that if you have hepatitis C, you may benefit from taking sofosbuvir. This page discusses how this prescription medication works to treat chronic hepatitis C in adults. It also offers a link to more details.
  • Sofosbuvir Side Effects
    Sofosbuvir may cause allergic reactions, anemia, or other blood cell problems in some people. This eMedTV segment examines other possible side effects of sofosbuvir and explains which problems require urgent medical attention.
  • Sofosbuvir Tablets
    Available in the form of tablets, sofosbuvir is taken once daily to treat chronic hepatitis C in adults. This eMedTV Web page offers dosing guidelines for sofosbuvir, lists potential side effects, and explains how this drug works.
  • Soladine
    Solodyn is a medication used in the treatment of moderate-to-severe acne. This page of the eMedTV site provides some basic dosing information on this drug and includes a link to more detailed information on it. Soladine is a common misspelling of Solodyn.
  • Soladyn
    This eMedTV page provides a brief overview of Solodyn, which is a drug used to treat a specific kind of acne. This segment explains how this medication works and one of the factors that will affect your dosage. Soladyn is a common misspelling of Solodyn.
  • Soladyne
    If your acne is especially severe, your healthcare provider may prescribe the drug Solodyn. This page from the eMedTV archives explains how soon you can see results, how long treatment lasts, and more. Soladyne is a common misspelling of Solodyn.
  • Solair
    Xolair is a prescription medication licensed for preventing asthma attacks and treating chronic hives. This eMedTV segment further explains what Xolair is used for and describes how the drug works. Solair is a common misspelling of Xolair.
  • Solaraze
    Solaraze Gel is a prescription NSAID approved for treating precancerous patches on the skin. This eMedTV page explores this product in more detail, including information on possible side effects, dosing guidelines, and some general precautions.
  • Solaraze Gel Drug Information
    This eMedTV Web resource offers important information on Solaraze Gel, a drug used to treat actinic keratosis (a precancerous skin condition). This page offers some general dosing guidelines and explains why this product is not suitable for everyone.
  • Solia
    Solia is a birth control pill that contains an estrogen and a progestin, and works by stopping ovulation. This eMedTV article offers a complete overview of this drug, with information on its possible side effects, dosing tips, and general precautions.
  • Solidine
    Healthcare providers often recommend the drug Solodyn for the treatment of certain kinds of acne. This eMedTV Web page presents a brief summary of this medication and includes a link to detailed information. Solidine is a common misspelling of Solodyn.
  • Solidyn
    This eMedTV article presents a brief discussion of Solodyn, a medicine used in the treatment of acne. It provides an important safety precaution to keep in mind during treatment and links to more information. Solidyn is a common misspelling of Solodyn.
  • Solifenacin for Overactive Bladder
    Urinary urgency and other overactive bladder symptoms can be treated with solifenacin, a prescription drug. This eMedTV segment gives a brief description of the symptoms solifenacin can treat and explains how the drug performed in clinical trials.
  • Solifenacin Succinate
    Solifenacin succinate is commonly prescribed to treat symptoms of an overactive bladder. This eMedTV segment discusses specific uses of the medication, explains how it works, and offers dosing information, as well as when and how to take it.
  • Solodyn
    Solodyn is used to treat acne -- in particular, the red, pus-filled bumps seen with this condition. This eMedTV segment provides a detailed look at this prescription tablet, with information on how it works, dosing guidelines, side effects, and more.
  • Solodyn 135 Mg Tablets
    As this eMedTV article explains, of the different strengths of Solodyn tablets, 135 mg is the highest. This page describes when this strength would be prescribed and includes a link to more information on dosing for this acne medication.
  • Solodyn Acne Medication
    This eMedTV Web page describes the medication Solodyn, which is used for acne that causes red, inflamed bumps. This segment explains how the prescription drug works and discusses situations where its use may not be recommended.
  • Solodyn ER
    This selection from the eMedTV archives briefly discusses Solodyn, an extended-release (ER) medication used in the treatment of acne. This segment provides a general overview of this drug and offers a link to more detailed information.
  • Solodyn Side Effects
    This eMedTV article lists common Solodyn side effects, such as dizziness and itching, as well as potentially serious reactions, such as severe diarrhea and discoloring of the teeth. It also describes how often side effects occurred in clinical trials.
  • Solodyne
    The medication Solodyn is approved for the treatment of a certain type of acne. This eMedTV page provides a brief description of this drug, including general dosing guidelines and a link to more information. Solodyne is a common misspelling of Solodyn.
  • Soloft
    Zoloft is an antidepressant that can be used to treat panic disorder, social anxiety disorder, and other conditions. This eMedTV Web page offers a concise overview of Zoloft. Soloft is a common misspelling of Zoloft.
  • Soma
    Soma is a form of muscle relaxant that is available by prescription only. This eMedTV article describes how Soma works to treat muscle spasms, explains how and when to use the drug, and lists potential side effects that may occur with treatment.
  • Soma 250 mg Tablets
    As this eMedTV segment explains, a healthcare provider may prescribe 250 mg Soma tablets to treat muscle spasms. This page further discusses Soma dosing guidelines and offers some tips on using this muscle relaxant.
  • Soma 350 mg Tablets
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, using 350 mg Soma tablets three times daily and at bedtime can help treat muscle spasms. This page covers the standard recommended Soma dosage for treating muscle spasms and offers some tips on using this drug.
  • Soma Abuse
    Although Soma (carisoprodol) is not a controlled substance, it has the potential to be abused. This eMedTV article explores the potential for Soma abuse and explains how you can help reduce the risk of drug dependence.
  • Soma Medication Information
    This eMedTV Web article discusses important information on Soma, a medication used for treating muscle spasms in adults and adolescents as young as 16 years old. This page also covers why Soma may not be suitable for everyone and lists side effects.
  • Soma Muscle Relaxer
    As a muscle relaxer, Soma is a medication that temporarily treats certain types of muscle spasms. This eMedTV Web segment takes a closer look at Soma, including information on how it works and why it may not be suitable for everyone.
  • Somma
    Soma is a medicine that can be prescribed to treat muscle spasms. This eMedTV article describes how Soma works and explains how often (and for how long) the drug should be used. Somma is a common misspelling of Soma.
  • Sonata
    Sonata, a prescription drug, is licensed to treat insomnia in adults who have trouble falling asleep. This eMedTV article describes the effects of Sonata and offers details on its dosing information and potential side effects.
  • Sonata Drug Info
    If you have insomnia, your healthcare provider may recommend a product called Sonata. This eMedTV selection briefly describes Sonata, with information on how it is taken and why it may not be suitable in all cases.
  • Sonata Side Effects
    Common side effects of Sonata may include weakness, nausea, and headache. This eMedTV page also lists rare problems seen with the drug, such as hair loss or weight gain, as well as more serious side effects, such as suicidal thoughts or confusion.
  • Sonnata
    Sonata is a medicine that is prescribed to treat insomnia in adults with problems falling asleep. This eMedTV article offers a general overview of Sonata and its uses, effects, and possible side effects. Sonnata is a common misspelling of Sonata.
  • Soothe a Sore Throat
    If you have a sore throat, you can try using throat lozenges or pain relievers. This selection from the eMedTV Web library outlines other ways to soothe a sore throat, such as sipping warm drinks, using a vaporizer, and getting plenty of rest.
  • Soothing Breast Engorgement
    Applying cold compresses when you have breast engorgement can be soothing. This eMedTV Web page explains how it is also important to breastfeed (or express breast milk) frequently and lists some of the drugs you can take for pain relief.
  • Sorafenib
    Sorafenib is a chemotherapy medicine used to treat kidney, liver, or thyroid cancer. This eMedTV article takes a closer look at this medication, including details on its effectiveness during clinical studies, dosing tips, and more.
  • Sore Throat
    Sore throats can make the throat scratchy and dry -- they are also a common health complaint. This page from the eMedTV Web site further discusses these throat infections, including possible symptoms, prevention tips, and treatment options.
  • Sore Throat -- When to Go to the Doctor?
    You should seek medical attention if you develop a severe sore throat or difficulty swallowing. This eMedTV Web article lists other symptoms that are potentially serious and explains when you should go to a doctor for a sore throat.
  • Sore Throat and Fever
    Viral or bacterial infections are likely to cause a sore throat and fever. However, as this eMedTV page explains, viruses will cause different symptoms than bacteria. This page lists the differences between the symptoms of a viral and bacterial infection.
  • Sore Throat Causes
    There are infectious (viral and bacterial) and noninfectious causes of a sore throat. This eMedTV page takes an in-depth look at the causes of these throat infections, including a list of common viruses and bacteria that cause throat problems.
  • Sore Throat Relief
    Oral rinses, throat lozenges, and decongestants are some of the ways to help relieve a sore throat. This eMedTV Web segment also discusses other recommended sore throat remedies and explains how long it takes for a sore throat to improve.
  • Sore Throat Remedies
    Tylenol, decongestants, and oral rinses are some of the possible remedies for a sore throat. This eMedTV page describes other possible ways of treating a throat infection when antibiotics are unnecessary. This page also discusses some natural remedies.
  • Sore Throat Remidies
    Over-the-counter drugs (such as Tylenol) and antibiotics are some remedies for a sore throat. This eMedTV page offers other treatment options for viral or bacterial throat infections. Sore throat remidies is a common misspelling of sore throat remedies.
  • Sore Throat Symptoms
    Infectious and noninfectious causes of a throat infection may have other symptoms than just a sore throat. This eMedTV segment describes how to determine whether your sore throat is a symptom of a bacterial infection, a viral infection, or other causes.
  • Sore Throat Treatment
    Decongestants, plenty of rest, and throat lozenges are some of the ways to treat a sore throat. This eMedTV Web resource briefly describes other ways for treating a throat infection caused by a virus. This page also offers a link to more information.
  • Soriasis
    Psoriasis is a skin disease that results from a fast turnover of skin cells. This page from the eMedTV library explains what causes psoriasis and lists various treatment options that are available. Soriasis is a common misspelling of psoriasis.
  • Soriatane
    Soriatane is a prescription retinoid approved for treating severe psoriasis in adults. This eMedTV Web article explores the drug in more detail, including information on possible side effects, dosing guidelines, and some general precautions.
  • Soriatic Arthritis
    Psoriatic arthritis is most likely to occur between the ages of 30 and 50. This eMedTV page discusses who this condition affects, as well as common symptoms and treatment options. Soriatic arthritis is a common misspelling of psoriatic arthritis.
  • Sorine
    Sorine is a prescription medicine approved for the treatment of certain irregular heart rhythms. This eMedTV article explains how the medication works, describes the specific effects, offers information on when and how to take it, and more.
  • Soritane
    Soriatane is a prescription drug used for treating severe psoriasis. This eMedTV Web page further explores this medication, including information on potential side effects and some general precautions. Soritane is a common misspelling of Soriatane.
  • Sotalol
    Sotalol is often prescribed for the treatment of irregular heart rhythms. This page on the eMedTV Web site discusses these uses in more detail, describes how the medicine works, and offers important information on when and how to take it.
  • Sotalol Side Effects
    Common side effects of sotalol include chest pain, fatigue, and shortness of breath. This eMedTV article provides a more complete list of possible side effects, including potentially serious problems that should be reported to your doctor.
  • Sotilol
    Sotalol is a prescription medication approved to treat various irregular heart rhythms. This eMedTV page describes this drug in more detail and explains what you should be aware of before taking it. Sotilol is a common misspelling of sotalol.
  • Sotolol
    Sotalol is a prescription drug licensed to treat various irregular heart rhythms (arrhythmias). This page on the eMedTV Web site describes this medicine in more detail and explains how it works. Sotolol is a common misspelling of sotalol.
  • Sotolol Side Effects
    Common sotalol side effects include fatigue, dizziness, and chest pain. This eMedTV segment lists other possible side effects, including problems that require medical attention. Sotolol side effects is a common misspelling of sotalol side effects.
  • Sotret
    Taking Sotret capsules twice daily for 15 to 20 weeks can help clear up severe nodular acne. This eMedTV article features an overview of various aspects of this prescription drug, including how it works, possible side effects, dosing tips, and more.
  • Soy Lecithin
    Soy lecithin is a supplement claimed to be useful for treating Alzheimer's disease and other conditions. This eMedTV segment covers other benefits of soy lecithin, explores the effectiveness of this product, and lists its potential side effects.
  • Spanish Flu
    The Spanish flu is estimated to have killed several million people worldwide. This eMedTV article examines this pandemic in more detail, including what caused it, when it occurred, and whether it is likely to re-emerge.
  • Spastic Colon
    Spastic colon is a disorder that often results in diarrhea, constipation, and abdominal cramping. This eMedTV Web page offers an overview of this condition, including how it is diagnosed and other symptoms that may occur.
  • Spasticity in Multiple Sclerosis
    As this eMedTV page explains, spasticity is a common multiple sclerosis symptom that can be treated with drugs such as Lioresal and Zanaflex. This article also provides a detailed definition of spasticity and describes its effects on daily activities.
  • Specific Anxiety Disorders
    As this eMedTV article explains, each type of anxiety disorder has its own distinct features, but they all share some common traits as well. This resource includes a list of specific anxiety disorders and provides a link to more detailed information.
  • Specific Phobias
    Specific phobias are defined as an intense fear of something that poses little or no actual danger. This eMedTV segment explains the possible causes of various phobias and the treatment methods that are currently available.
  • Sphygmomanometer
    There are two types of sphygmomanometers (devices used to measure blood pressure). This portion of the eMedTV archives takes a closer look at how blood pressure is measured, and also explains how these devices work.
  • Spider Veins
    Spider veins are usually closer to the surface of the skin than varicose veins. This eMedTV article discusses spider veins in detail, including how they form, risk factors, and treatment methods.
  • Spina Bafida
    As this eMedTV article explains, spina bifida is a neural tube defect affecting the brain, spinal cord, and/or their protective coverings. This article provides an overview of the condition. Spina bafida is a common misspelling of spina bifida.
  • Spina Befida
    This eMedTV page discusses spina bifida, which is a condition characterized by the incomplete development of the brain, spinal cord, and/or their protective coverings. Spina befida is a common misspelling of spina bifida.
  • Spina Bifada
    This eMedTV page explains that spina bifida is the most common neural tube defect in the United States, affecting more 1,500 babies each year. This page provides an overview of this disorder. Spina bifada is a common misspelling of spina bifida.
  • Spina Bifda
    This part of the eMedTV library explains that spina bifida is a neural tube defect that is characterized by the incomplete development of the brain, spinal cord, and/or their protective coverings. Spina bifda is a common misspelling of spina bifida.
  • Spina Biffida
    This eMedTV article explains that spina bifida occurs when a fetus's spine fails to close properly. This page includes some basic information on this condition and provides links to learn more. Spina biffida is a common misspelling of spina bifida.
  • Spina Bifida
    Spina bifida is a neural tube defect that occurs in over 1,500 U.S. babies each year. This eMedTV article takes a closer look at this condition, including information on its possible causes, symptoms, treatment options, and more.
  • Spina Bifida Diagnosis
    This eMedTV resource explains that when diagnosing spina bifida, a doctor may use tests such as amniocentesis and second-trimester maternal serum alpha-fetoprotein screening. Both prenatal and postnatal diagnostic methods are described.
  • Spina Bifida Information
    If you are looking for information about spina bifida, this eMedTV page is a great place to start. It gives a brief overview of what spina bifida is, who it affects, and more. Also included is a discussion of common symptoms and a link to more details.
  • Spina Bifida Occulta
    Spina bifida occulta is a condition in which one or more vertebrae are malformed. This segment of the eMedTV archives describes this condition in detail, including its possible causes, symptoms, treatment options, and more.
  • Spina Bifida Oculta
    This eMedTV segment talks about spina bifida occulta, the mildest form of spina bifida. This article offers an overview of the condition and provides links to more information. Spina bifida oculta is a common misspelling of spina bifida occulta.
  • Spina Bifida Research
    As this eMedTV article explains, spina bifida research is making advances in understanding spina bifida and finding new methods of treatment and prevention. This part of the Web site describes the latest research on spina bifida.
  • Spina Bifidia
    This eMedTV article discusses spina bifida, a neural tube defect characterized by the incomplete development of the brain, spinal cord, and/or their protective coverings. Spina bifidia is a common misspelling of spina bifida.
  • Spina Bififda
    This eMedTV segment gives an overview of spina bifida, a neural tube defect that is characterized by the incomplete development of the brain, spinal cord, and/or their protective coverings. Spina bififda is a common misspelling of spina bifida.
  • Spina Bifina
    This segment of the eMedTV archives talks about spina bifida, which is a neural tube defect that affects over 1,500 U.S. babies each year. This page offers a look at the effects of this condition. Spina bifina is a common misspelling of spina bifida.
  • Spina Bifita
    This eMedTV resource describes spina bifida, a neural tube defect that is characterized by the incomplete development of the brain, spinal cord, and/or their protective coverings. Spina bifita is a common misspelling of spina bifida.
  • Spinabifida
    Spina bifida is a neural tube defect that occurs when a fetus's spine doesn't close properly. This eMedTV page provides an overview of spina bifida and offers links to additional information. Spinabifida is a common misspelling of spina bifida.
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