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MMR Vaccination - Multiple Myeloma Radiation Treatment

This page contains links to eMedTV Articles containing information on subjects from MMR Vaccination to Multiple Myeloma Radiation Treatment. 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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  • MMR Vaccination
    A live vaccination, MMR is used to prevent measles, mumps, and rubella. This eMedTV Web page takes a closer look at this product, including information on how it works, dosing guidelines, and safety issues to discuss with your healthcare provider.
  • MMR Vaccination Side Effects
    Fever, mild rash, and joint pain are some of the common side effects reported with the MMR vaccination. This eMedTV resource describes the problems that may occur with this measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine, including a link to more information.
  • MMR Vaccine
    A live vaccine, MMR offers protection against mumps, measles, and rubella. This segment of the eMedTV library offers an in-depth overview of this vaccine, including how it is given, possible side effects, how it works, and more.
  • MMR Vaccine Guidelines
    Most children receive MMR as a series of two injections, starting at between 12 and 15 months of age. This eMedTV article explains the dosing guidelines for the MMR vaccine and includes a link to more detailed information on this topic.
  • MMR Vaccine Schedule
    Typically, children get their first dose of the MMR vaccine between the ages of 12 and 15 months. This eMedTV selection talks about the dosing schedule for the MMR vaccine, noting when a child may be able to skip the second dose.
  • MMR Vaccine Side Effects
    Common side effects of the MMR vaccine include fever, mild rash, and temporary joint stiffness. This eMedTV article lists more side effects that may occur with this vaccine, including problems that require immediate medical attention.
  • MMRV
    To protect against measles, mumps, rubella, and chickenpox, you can vaccinate your child with MMRV. This eMedTV page offers an in-depth look at this vaccination, providing information on its dosing, possible side effects, and safety precautions.
  • Moavie
    People may use MonaVie juice products for several health benefits. This eMedTV page lists the ingredients that may provide a source of antioxidants and describes who should not use this juice medicinally. Moavie is a common misspelling of MonaVie.
  • Moban
    Moban is a prescription medication that is used for treating schizophrenia. This eMedTV page provides general dosing information for the drug, explains how it works to control schizophrenia symptoms, and lists potential side effects that may occur.
  • Mobic
    Mobic is a prescription drug used to reduce pain, stiffness, and inflammation caused by arthritis. This eMedTV page describes the drug in more detail, including side effects, strengths, and what to tell your healthcare provider before taking it.
  • Mobic (Meloxicam) Medication Information
    This eMedTV Web resource offers some basic information on Mobic, a medication prescribed to treat various types of arthritis. This article describes possible side effects, safety precautions, and what to discuss with your healthcare provider.
  • Mobic 15 mg Tablets
    As this eMedTV article explains, Mobic tablets can be prescribed in a number of strengths, including 15 mg. This article offers a brief overview of dosing information, explaining some of the factors that will affect how much you should take.
  • Mobic 7.5 mg
    This eMedTV Web page discusses general dosing guidelines for treating arthritis symptoms with Mobic. For example, if you are using this medication for osteoarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis, the recommended starting dose is Mobic 7.5 mg once a day.
  • Mobic Dosage
    For people with osteoarthritis symptoms, the recommended starting Mobic dosage is 7.5 mg once daily. This eMedTV page also offers dosing guidelines for treating juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, as well as some general information on taking this drug.
  • Mobic Medication for Pain
    As a prescription pain medication, Mobic can help treat several forms of arthritis. This eMedTV segment takes a closer look at Mobic, including information on what it is used for, possible side effects, and how it may not be suitable for everyone.
  • Mobic Side Effects
    Among the common side effects of Mobic are diarrhea, nausea, and upper respiratory infections. This eMedTV page also lists rare side effects (such as fainting) and side effects requiring emergency medical help (such as chest pain).
  • Modafanil
    Modafinil is used to promote wakefulness in people with narcolepsy, sleep apnea, or other conditions. This eMedTV page further discusses modafinil uses and lists possible side effects of the drug. Modafanil is a common misspelling of modafinil.
  • Modafinal
    Modafinil is a prescription medicine that is used to promote wakefulness in people with certain conditions. This eMedTV page lists these specific conditions and describes the effects of the drug. Modafinal is a common misspelling of modafinil.
  • Modafinil
    Modafinil is a medicine that is used to help people with certain sleeping conditions stay awake. This eMedTV resource further explains what modafinil is used for, lists possible side effects that may occur, and offers dosing information for the drug.
  • Modicon
    Modicon, a prescription oral contraceptive, is commonly used to prevent pregnancy. This eMedTV Web page discusses Modicon in more detail, including information on how the contraceptive works, when and how to take it, and what to do if you miss any doses.
  • Moduretic
    Moduretic is used to treat high blood pressure and fluid retention due to congestive heart failure. This eMedTV article discusses this drug in detail, including information on how it works, dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.
  • Moexipril
    Moexipril, a blood pressure medication, belongs to a class of drugs called ACE inhibitors. This eMedTV selection takes an in-depth look at this drug, explaining when and how to take it, possible side effects, and more.
  • Moexipril 15 Mg
    As this eMedTV page explains, moexipril comes in the form of 7.5-mg or 15-mg tablets. This article looks at some of the factors that will affect the amount of your dosage and provides a link to more detailed information on this blood pressure medication.
  • Moexipril Oral
    As a prescription blood pressure medication, moexipril is generally taken once or twice daily. This eMedTV segment offers a brief overview of this oral drug, explaining how moexipril should be taken and providing a link to more information on it.
  • Mold Allergy
    A person can develop an allergy to the molds and yeasts that are commonly found indoors and outdoors. This eMedTV segment offers an in-depth look at the specific types of molds that cause allergies, as well as several ways to prevent mold allergy.
  • Moleria
    Malaria is an infectious disease that is caused by an infection with a parasite. This eMedTV page explains how malaria is transmitted, describes early symptoms of the disease, and covers treatment options. Moleria is a common misspelling of malaria.
  • Mometasone
    Mometasone is a drug approved for several conditions, such as asthma, allergies, and certain skin problems. This eMedTV page describes the various forms of the drug, as well as their uses, side effects, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Mometasone Furoate Cream
    Available by prescription, mometasone furoate cream can help treat skin conditions such as eczema. This eMedTV segment describes how this steroid works to treat various skin problems, offers general dosing guidelines, and lists potential side effects.
  • Mometasone Furoate Ointment
    Mometasone furoate ointment is prescribed to treat a variety of skin problems, such as eczema and psoriasis. This eMedTV page discusses how this steroid works to treat skin inflammation, lists possible side effects, and explains how to use this ointment.
  • Mometasone Nasal Spray
    Mometasone nasal spray has been licensed to treat nasal polyps and allergic rhinitis. This eMedTV resource offers an overview of the drug, including how it works, possible side effects, and tips on when and how to use it.
  • Mona Vie
    Some people may use MonaVie juice products medicinally for their antioxidant properties. This eMedTV segment further explores possible benefits and safety concerns, and links to more information. Mona vie is a common misspelling of MonaVie.
  • Monave
    MonaVie is a "natural" juice product, but it may not be safe for some people. This page from the eMedTV Web site explains what to tell your doctor before using the supplement and offers general precautions. Monave is a common misspelling of MonaVie.
  • Monavee
    MonaVie juice products may be a rich source of antioxidants, but may not be safe for everyone. This eMedTV Web resource briefly describes this product and includes a link to more detailed information. Monavee is a common misspelling of MonaVie.
  • Monavi
    Because it contains acai berries, MonaVie is rich in antioxidants and may have several health benefits. This eMedTV page describes possible health benefits of this juice product and discusses its effectiveness. Monavi is a common misspelling of MonaVie.
  • MonaVie
    MonaVie is a juice blend that is rich in antioxidants and is claimed to have medicinal properties. This eMedTV page offers a complete overview of this product, including information on possible benefits, its effectiveness, and general safety concerns.
  • Monkeypox
    Monkeypox is a very rare viral disease that can be transmitted through animal to human contact. This part of the eMedTV archives explores this illness, including its causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options.
  • Monkeypox Infection
    What is monkeypox? As this eMedTV segment explains, it is a rare viral infection that is sometimes described as a milder form of smallpox. This article takes a brief look at monkeypox and provides a link to more detailed information.
  • Mono Symptoms
    For most people with mono, symptoms include such things as swollen glands, fever, and sore throat. This eMedTV Web page describes these and other possible symptoms often seen with mono, such as body aches, chills, and fatigue.
  • Mono Treatment
    This eMedTV article discusses treatment options for mono, such as bed rest, pain medications, antibiotics, and steroids. In many cases, treatment involves relieving symptoms of the illness while the body fights the virus.
  • Monoclonal Gammopathy
    The growth of abnormal plasma cells leads to a condition called monoclonal gammopathy. As this eMedTV article explains, this condition can (but doesn't always) lead to cancer. Symptoms, treatments, and prognosis are also discussed.
  • MonoNessa
    MonoNessa is a prescription oral contraceptive that contains two hormones, estrogen and progestin. This eMedTV page offers dosing information for this drug, lists possible side effects that may occur, and explains how this form of birth control works.
  • Mononucleois
    Mononucleosis is an infectious illness that is caused by one of two viruses. This eMedTV article lists common symptoms of the disease and explains what treatment options are available. Mononucleois is a common misspelling of mononucleosis.
  • Mononucleosi
    Mononucleosis is an infectious disease that is spread through saliva and mucus. This eMedTV resource lists symptoms of mononucleosis and further explains how the illness is transmitted. Mononucleosi is a common misspelling of mononucleosis.
  • Mononucleosis
    Mononucleosis is a viral illness that often results in fever, swollen lymph glands, and a sore throat. This eMedTV article discusses the causes, transmission, symptoms, and treatment of mononucleosis and provides links to additional information.
  • Mononucleosis Information
    If you are looking for information on mononucleosis, this eMedTV selection is a great place to start. It lists some of the most common symptoms of this condition and explains how a diagnosis is made, with a link to learn more.
  • Mononucliosis
    Mononucleosis is a viral illness commonly referred to as the "kissing disease." This eMedTV Web page describes symptoms of mononucleosis and explains whether treatment is needed. Mononucliosis is a common misspelling of mononucleosis.
  • Monopril
    Monopril is used to lower blood pressure and relieve the symptoms associated with congestive heart failure. This eMedTV article gives an overview of Monopril, including its potential side effects, general dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Monospot Test
    A monospot test is used to confirm a diagnosis of mononucleosis (mono). This portion of the eMedTV archives explains how this blood test works, how accurate it is, and the other tests that may be used to diagnose mononucleosis.
  • Monovie
    MonaVie, a blended juice product, is claimed to have several medicinal benefits. This eMedTV Web page provides a brief overview of this product, including information on benefits and general precautions. Monovie is a common misspelling of MonaVie.
  • Monoxidil
    Minoxidil is a nonprescription drug used to treat male and female pattern baldness. This eMedTV segment offers a more in-depth look at minoxidil and its uses, effects, and possible side effects. Monoxidil is a common misspelling of minoxidil.
  • Monoxidil Oral
    Minoxidil oral is a drug prescribed to treat high blood pressure that is damaging vital organs. This eMedTV page covers how minoxidil oral works and describes what to do in the case of an overdose. Monoxidil oral is a common misspelling of minoxidil oral.
  • Montelukast
    Montelukast has been licensed as a treatment for asthma attacks and allergic rhinitis (runny, stuffy nose). This eMedTV resource offers an in-depth overview of the drug, including how it works, possible side effects, dosing information, and more.
  • Montelukast Sodium
    Montekulast sodium is a prescription medicine commonly used to treat asthma and allergic rhinitis. This eMedTV Web page explains how this medication works and lists some of the potential side effects that may occur with its use.
  • Moraphine
    This selection from the eMedTV Web archives explains how morphine can help relieve pain. This article also takes a brief look at the abuse potential and possible side effects of morphine. Moraphine is a common misspelling of morphine.
  • Morfin
    Morphine is an active ingredient of many prescription pain medications. This page from the eMedTV Web site provides a brief overview of precautions and possible side effects of this drug. Morfin is a common misspelling of morphine.
  • Morfine
    As this eMedTV Web article explains, a doctor may prescribe morphine to treat pain. This page also explains the drug's significant potential for abuse and offers a link to more detailed information. Morfine is a common misspelling of morphine.
  • Morophine
    Morphine is an ingredient found in many prescription pain relievers. This selection from the eMedTV Web library describes morphine in more detail and offers general precautions for taking the drug. Morophine is a common misspelling of morphine.
  • Morphen
    This eMedTV Web resource offers an overview of morphine, a type of opioid medication used to relieve pain. This page also covers some general precautions to be aware of before using the medication. Morphen is a common misspelling of morphine.
  • Morphene
    Morphine is an ingredient found in many prescription pain medicines. This eMedTV Web segment explains how morphine works and describes what to do if you think you may have taken too much of the drug. Morphene is a common misspelling of morphine.
  • Morphien
    This eMedTV segment explains that morphine is an ingredient found in many prescription pain medications. This page also covers how the drug works and what to tell your doctor before taking it. Morphien is a common misspelling of morphine.
  • Morphin
    A doctor may prescribe morphine to treat pain. This page from the eMedTV Web library offers a brief description of morphine and explains what to tell your doctor before taking this medication. Morphin is a common misspelling of morphine.
  • Morphin Sulf
    Morphine sulfate, a prescription medicine used to treat pain, is a type of opioid narcotic. This eMedTV page provides a brief overview of the drug and offers some general dosing guidelines. Morphin sulf is a common misspelling of morphine sulfate.
  • Morphin Sulfate
    As a type of opioid medication, morphine sulfate can help treat pain. This eMedTV Web resource provides a brief overview of morphine sulfate and describes some of its possible side effects. Morphin sulfate is a common misspelling of morphine sulfate.
  • Morphine
    Morphine is a type of pain reliever found in many prescription medications. This eMedTV page takes an in-depth look at this drug, including information on how it works, tips on when and how to take it, possible side effects, and general precautions.
  • Morphine Abuse
    As this eMedTV Web article explains, some people may abuse morphine, as this medication is a potent opioid narcotic. This article explains that morphine abuse is different than a simple, physical dependence on the drug, and covers how to get help.
  • Morphine Addiction
    If you are going through a morphine prescription too quickly, you could be addicted to the drug. This eMedTV page lists possible signs of a morphine addiction and offers suggestions on what to do if you or someone else appears to be addicted.
  • Morphine Dosage
    As this eMedTV page explains, the recommended morphine dosage is based on several factors, such as other existing medical conditions and other medications you are taking. This page also offers suggestions on how to safely and effectively use morphine.
  • Morphine Drug Information
    As this eMedTV Web resource explains, morphine is an ingredient found in many prescription pain relievers. This page offers an overview of important morphine drug information, including general precautions and potential side effects of the medicine.
  • Morphine Effects
    Anxiety relief, cough suppression, and pain relief are some of the common effects of morphine. This eMedTV Web resource takes a closer look at the effects of this drug, including possible side effects and abuse potential of the medication.
  • Morphine No Prescription
    It is illegal and unsafe to buy morphine without a prescription. This selection from the eMedTV Web library takes a brief look at several risks of buying morphine without a prescription, including potential side effects and dangerous toxicities.
  • Morphine Oral
    As this eMedTV Web article discusses, morphine oral solution, tablets, capsules, and injections may be prescribed to treat pain. This page also describes how this pain medication works, possible side effects, and general dosing guidelines.
  • Morphine Overdose
    As this eMedTV Web article explains, it is possible to overdose on morphine. Effects may include fluid in the lungs, difficulty breathing, and even death. Seek immediate medical care if you believe you or someone else has overdosed on this drug.
  • Morphine Patch for Pain
    As this eMedTV page discusses, morphine is available in the form of tablets, capsules, oral solution, and injections; it is not available in the form of a patch. Morphine is also available in several strengths and in short-acting and long-acting forms.
  • Morphine Pills
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, morphine pills are used for a variety of uses and come in several different forms. This article takes a closer look at morphine pills, including information on several different products and the available strengths.
  • Morphine Side Effects
    Headaches, dizziness, and nausea are among the common side effects of morphine. This eMedTV segment further discusses the side effects of this drug, including a list of serious side effects that you should report immediately to your doctor.
  • Morphine Sulfate
    Morphine sulfate is a type of opiate narcotic used in many prescription pain relievers. This eMedTV page features an overview of this drug, including information on how it works, possible side effects, and what to tell your doctor before taking it.
  • Morphine Sulfate 15 mg Tablets
    As this eMedTV Web resource discusses, morphine sulfate 15 mg tablets may be prescribed for pain relief. This article offers more detail on morphine sulfate, including a list of various forms of the medication and the strengths available.
  • Morphine Sulfate ER
    Morphine sulfate ER is a pain medicine that slowly releases morphine over an extended period of time. This eMedTV segment provides an in-depth look at this prescription drug, including its effects, possible side effects, dosing information, and more.
  • Morphine Tablets
    As this eMedTV page discusses, morphine tablets, capsules, oral solution, and injections are available in several different products and strengths. This page offers more detail on morphine, including a list of various forms of the medication.
  • Morphine Uses
    Morphine is an active ingredient used in many prescription pain relievers. This page from the eMedTV Web library explains how morphine works to relieve pain and outlines possible off-label morphine uses, such as treating shortness of breath.
  • Morphine Withdrawal
    As a narcotic, morphine can cause withdrawal symptoms if it is stopped too quickly. This selection from the eMedTV Web site outlines some symptoms of morphine withdrawal and emphasizes the importance of slowly weaning yourself off the medication.
  • Morphine Withdrawal Symptoms
    As this eMedTV page discusses, stopping morphine too quickly can cause serious withdrawal symptoms. This article offers an overview of possible morphine withdrawal symptoms, as well as information on how your doctor may help you avoid these problems.
  • Morphing
    Morphine is an ingredient found in many prescription pain medications. This eMedTV Web segment takes a brief look at morphine, including information on how it works and potential side effects. Morphing is a common misspelling of morphine.
  • Mortality of Pancreatic Cancer
    During 1998-2002, the age-adjusted mortality of pancreatic cancer was 10.5 per 100,000 Americans per year. This eMedTV article includes mortality rates for pancreatic cancer, which causes about 30,000 deaths in the United States each year.
  • Mortality Rate of Typhoid Fever
    If treatment is not received, the mortality rate of typhoid fever is between 12 and 30 percent. This eMedTV Web page examines factors that affect the mortality rate and highlights how treatment can reduce the rate to less than 1 percent.
  • Mosaic Trisomy 21
    As this eMedTV segment explains, mosaic trisomy 21 is a genetic variation that can cause Down syndrome. In this variation, the extra chromosome 21 is present in only some of the cells, which means that associated physical problems can vary.
  • Mosaic Turner Syndrome
    Mosaic Turner syndrome describes women who are missing the X chromosome in some cells. This page from the eMedTV site further defines mosaic Turner syndrome and offers information on its symptoms and diagnosis.
  • Mosquito Control
    This eMedTV article explains that surveillance and the use of certain insecticides are important parts of mosquito control. This article talks about these methods and several things you can do at home to prevent mosquitoes.
  • Mosquito Repellent
    Many types of mosquito repellents are available to help reduce your exposure to bites. This eMedTV page discusses DEET, picaridin, and other forms of repellent. This article also talks about the correct way to apply repellent and their use on children.
  • Mosquitoes
    Mosquitoes can spread certain diseases (such as malaria and yellow fever) to humans through their bites. This eMedTV article explains the health risks mosquitoes present and includes tips for preventing bites.
  • Motrin
    Motrin is a drug used to treat pain, inflammation, and fever associated with certain medical conditions. This eMedTV Web page further discusses Motrin and its specific uses, potential side effects, and general dosing information.
  • Motrin 800 Mg
    As this eMedTV Web resource explains, the 800-mg strength of Motrin is available only with a prescription. This Web article offers other important dosing guidelines for Motrin, including helpful tips for safely and effectively taking this drug.
  • Motrin and Pregnancy
    Using Motrin during pregnancy is generally not recommended because it may cause harm to the fetus. This eMedTV article discusses the link between Motrin and pregnancy, and also explains how the FDA's pregnancy category system works.
  • Motrin Medication Information
    This selection from the eMedTV Web site provides some basic information on Motrin, a medication used to treat pain, stiffness, and inflammation. This resource also explains how this medicine works and why it may not be the best choice for everyone.
  • More About Motrin Side Effects
    Common Motrin side effects may include nausea, stomach pain, and heartburn. As this segment of the eMedTV archives explains, rare and potentially serious side effects also may occur, including insomnia, hepatitis, and vision problems.
  • MoviPrep
    Available by prescription only, MoviPrep is a laxative approved to cleanse the bowels before a colonoscopy. This eMedTV page further describes this prescription drug, with details on how it works, when and how to take it, safety precautions, and more.
  • MoviPrep and Nausea
    As this eMedTV page explains, nausea is a common side effect of MoviPrep. This article contains more information on this topic, including how often this reaction occurs and when to contact your healthcare provider. A link to more details is also included.
  • Moxatag
    Moxatag is a type of antibiotic prescribed for the treatment of strep throat. This selection from the eMedTV Web library describes how this medicine works and offers information on dosing guidelines, general precautions, and possible side effects.
  • Moxifloxacin
    Moxifloxacin is a medication that can be prescribed to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections. This eMedTV Web page explains what moxifloxacin is used for in more detail, describes how it works, and lists potential side effects of the drug.
  • Moxifloxacin Eye Drops
    Available by prescription only, moxifloxacin eye drops are used to treat bacterial conjunctivitis. This eMedTV selection takes a closer look at this medication, with information on dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.
  • MRSA (Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus) Infection
    MRSA is a type of bacterial staph infection that can cause serious symptoms. This eMedTV Web article offers an overview of MRSA, including information on how this infection is transmitted, possible symptoms, and treatment options that are available.
  • MRSA Bacteria Information
    MRSA infections are caused by bacteria that are resistant to certain antibiotics. This eMedTV page provides more information on MRSA bacteria, describing how MRSA got its name and explaining what sets it apart from other types of staph infections.
  • MRSA Causes
    This eMedTV Web page explains how MRSA can lead to a bacterial infection on the skin, which can result in painful skin and soft tissue conditions. This article further discusses what causes MRSA, including information on the history of this infection.
  • MRSA Cure
    MRSA is typically treated with antibiotics, such as Bactrim. This segment of the eMedTV Web site looks at the antibiotics that can help cure MRSA and explains how to prevent spreading the bacterial infection during your treatment.
  • MRSA Management
    In most cases, MRSA is treated with either oral or IV antibiotics. This eMedTV article describes the typical management of MRSA, explaining how your healthcare provider will determine which type of antibiotic to prescribe.
  • MRSA Pneumonia Symptoms
    In rare cases, MRSA can lead to pneumonia, the symptoms of which often target the chest and lungs. This eMedTV selection provides a list of common signs of pneumonia, but explains they can vary and may occur in other areas of the body.
  • MRSA Prevention
    Washing your hands often and keeping cuts and scrapes clean and covered can help prevent MRSA. This eMedTV resource offers more strategies on MRSA prevention, including tips on how to avoid contact with an infected person or a contaminated surface.
  • MRSA Staff Infections
    MRSA is a type of infection that is resistant to treatment with certain antibiotics. This eMedTV page takes a closer look at who this condition affects and how it is treated. MRSA staff infections is a common misspelling and variation of MRSA infection.
  • MRSA Staph Infection
    As this eMedTV resource explains, MRSA is a "staph" infection that is resistant to certain antibiotics. This article gives a brief overview of MRSA and includes a link to more information on this contagious bacterial infection.
  • MRSA Transmission
    As this eMedTV page explains, MRSA is spread through direct contact with someone who has an active infection, someone who is a carrier of the bacteria, or with a contaminated surface. This page further discusses MRSA transmission in various situations.
  • MRSA Treatment
    A healthcare provider may prescribe certain antibiotics to help treat a MRSA infection. This eMedTV article describes other MRSA treatment options, and also provides some tips on how to prevent spreading the infection while undergoing treatment.
  • MRSA Virus
    Some people think that MRSA is a virus. However, this is not the case. As this eMedTV article explains, MRSA is a strain of the bacteria Staphylococcus aureus. This page takes a closer look at MRSA infections, including how they are transmitted.
  • MS
    MS is a central nervous system disease that causes people to lose coordination and muscle control. As this eMedTV page explains, it is the leading cause of disability among young adults, and a diagnosis should be made as soon as symptoms occur.
  • MS Contin
    MS Contin is a prescription drug approved for the treatment of moderate to severe pain. This eMedTV Web page features an overview of MS Contin, including information on how it works, tips on taking it, possible side effects, and general precautions.
  • MS Cotin
    MS Contin is a prescription pain medication used for treating moderate to severe pain. This eMedTV Web page offers a brief description of MS Contin and explains what to tell your doctor before taking it. MS Cotin is a common misspelling of MS Contin.
  • In-depth Information on MS Cure
    At this time, there is no MS cure; however, various treatments are successful in managing symptoms. This eMedTV page further explores the possibility of finding a cure for multiple sclerosis and lists unproven, so-called "cures," such as snake venom.
  • MS Diagnosis
    The symptoms of MS often come and go, making it challenging to make an accurate diagnosis. This portion of the eMedTV library offers details on how a diagnosis of MS is made, with information on popular diagnostic tests, such as MRI and spinal taps.
  • MS Diet
    The goal of a diet for MS isn't to cure the disease, but rather to achieve a healthy, balanced diet. This eMedTV Web page discusses how a wholesome diet can help people with multiple sclerosis be healthier overall.
  • MS Disease
    MS disease is a serious condition that affects the central nervous system. As this eMedTV segment explains, it can lead to problems with vision, coordination, and muscle control. This article takes a look at MS, including its patterns and symptoms.
  • MS Info
    Looking for info on MS? This eMedTV article gives a brief overview of this disease, including some of its common symptoms and when it is typically diagnosed. Also included is a link to more detailed information.
  • MS Information
    MS information is beneficial in helping us better understand multiple sclerosis and its treatment options. This eMedTV source offers vital information on this disease, including possible causes, symptoms, and more.
  • MS Pain
    Most patients with multiple sclerosis experience short-term or long-term pain. As explained in this eMedTV article, there are several types of pain with MS, with the most common being leg pain, back pain, and painful spasms of the legs.
  • MS Symptoms
    Characteristics and severity of MS signs vary, depending on the area of the nervous system that is affected. This eMedTV page takes a look at common MS symptoms, such as lack of coordination, fatigue, and impaired thinking.
  • MS Symptoms List
    Since a diagnosis is generally made after symptoms occur, an MS symptoms list can be helpful for initially checking specific symptoms. This eMedTV resource offers an MS symptoms list and includes a link to detailed information on these symptoms.
  • MS Treatment
    While MS cannot be cured, treatments are available to manage symptoms and control the disease's progression. This eMedTV resource explains different MS treatment options and discusses the importance of emotional support during the process.
  • MS Treatments
    By working closely with doctors, you can find the best and most appropriate MS treatments. As this eMedTV segment explains, MS is incurable, but treatments such as medicines and physical therapy can help manage symptoms and progression of disease.
  • Mscontin
    This eMedTV Web resource explains that MS Contin is a prescription medication used to treat certain types of pain. This page also covers general dosing guidelines and possible overdose symptoms. Mscontin is a common misspelling of MS Contin.
  • MSM
    MSM is a naturally occurring compound found in numerous foods and used in dietary supplements. This eMedTV article explores the potential benefits of MSM, describes the effects of the supplement, and lists possible side effects that may occur.
  • MSM Side Effects
    Insomnia, diarrhea, and headache are potential MSM side effects. As this eMedTV Web page explains, however, there is a lack of quality information regarding the possible side effects of MSM (since supplements are typically not studied thoroughly).
  • MSM Supplement Information
    This eMedTV Web presentation discusses the supplement MSM. Information included in this article includes why some people take it, as well as why it's important to choose a reputable manufacturer. A link to more information is also provided.
  • Mucous Plug
    Women tend to lose the mucous plug (which protects the baby during pregnancy) shortly before labor begins. This section of the eMedTV Web site explains what the mucous plug is and discusses its role during pregnancy.
  • Mucus Plug
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