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eMedTV Health Topics A-Z

Celiac Disease - Chemotherapy

This page contains links to eMedTV Health Topics containing information on subjects from Celiac Disease to Chemotherapy. 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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  • Celiac Disease (Health Channel Home)
    Celiac disease is a condition in which a person cannot tolerate gluten. This eMedTV channel provides a number of in-depth articles, covering topics ranging from symptoms of celiac disease to a gluten-free diet.
  • Celiac Disease (Overview Article)
    People with celiac disease cannot tolerate gluten, a protein found in wheat, rye, and other foods. This eMedTV article takes a look at this disorder, including the damage it can cause in the body, symptoms that may occur, and how it can be treated.
  • Cell Phones
    Of the potential cell phone health risks, brain cancer is not one of them. This eMedTV page debunks common myths regarding cell phones and explains how the greatest health risks are due to the increased risk of car accidents while using cell phones.
  • CellCept
    CellCept is prescribed for the prevention of organ rejection after a liver, heart, or kidney transplant. This eMedTV segment features a detailed overview of this medicine, including how it works, available forms, dosing tips, and possible side effects.
  • Cellulitis
    Cellulitis is a bacterial skin infection that most often affects the extremities. This eMedTV article offers an overview of this condition, including information about its causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.
  • Cenestin
    Cenestin is approved for treating menopause symptoms, such as hot flashes and vaginal dryness. This eMedTV selection takes a closer look at this medication, including how it works to increase estrogen levels, potential side effects, and dosing tips.
  • Central Diabetes Insipidus
    Central diabetes insipidus is a rare condition that often causes excess urination. This section of the eMedTV library explains what causes this condition and talks about some of the treatment options that are available.
  • Centrum Cardio
    Centrum Cardio is a type of multivitamin that contains plant sterols, which may help lower cholesterol. This eMedTV Web article explains how the supplement works, discusses its effectiveness, and lists possible side effects that may occur.
  • Cephalexin
    Cephalexin is often prescribed to treat and prevent various bacterial infections. This page on the eMedTV Web site offers a detailed look at the drug, including tips on taking it, how it works, storage methods, possible side effects, and more.
  • Certolizumab Pegol
    Certolizumab pegol is a drug licensed for the treatment of Crohn's disease and certain other conditions. This eMedTV library explains how this medication works, describes its effects, and offers helpful dosing information.
  • Cervarix
    Cervarix is a vaccine that helps prevent cervical cancer caused by certain types of HPV. This eMedTV article provides a complete overview of this vaccine, including information on how it works, possible side effects, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Cervical Cancer (Health Channel Home)
    Cervical cancer, which occurs when cancer cells form in the cervix, is more common in women with HPV. This eMedTV page describes what you'll learn on eMedTV's Cervical Cancer Channel, such as other risk factors for the disease and its early symptoms.
  • Cervical Cancer (Overview Article)
    Cervical cancer is a disease in which cancer cells form in the tissues of a woman's cervix. This eMedTV resource offers an overview of this type of cancer, including information on its causes, risk factors, symptoms, and stages.
  • Cervidil
    Cervidil is a drug licensed to help relax and soften the cervix for childbirth. This page of the eMedTV Web site contains more details on this medicine, with information on how it works, dosing instructions, potential side effects, and more.
  • Cesarean Section
    A cesarean section is a procedure to surgically remove a baby from the uterus. This eMedTV page explains the structures in the body that are involved with pregnancy, what happens during the surgery, and possible complications of this procedure.
  • Cesia
    Cesia is a generic version of Cyclessa, a prescription birth control pill. This page on the eMedTV site provides a complete overview of Cesia, including how it works, when to take it, and what to discuss with your doctor before taking it.
  • Cetirizine
    Cetirizine is a medication used to treat several allergy symptoms, such as runny nose and sneezing. This eMedTV Web page offers provides an in-depth look at this drug, including its uses, possible side effects, and dosing guidelines.
  • Cetirizine and Pseudoephedrine
    Cetirizine and pseudoephedrine is an over-the-counter drug used to treat several allergy symptoms. This eMedTV article offers an overview of the combination drug, including information on its uses, dosing guidelines, and possible side effects.
  • Cetraxal
    Cetraxal is a type of ear drop used to treat outer ear infections, or "swimmer's ear." This part of the eMedTV site gives a complete overview of this product, explaining how it works, what to discuss with your healthcare provider, side effects, and more.
  • Cetuximab
    People with SCCHN or advanced colorectal cancer may be given cetuximab as part of their treatment. This eMedTV resource describes how this anti-cancer drug works, lists possible side effects, discusses what to do in cases of overdose, and more.
  • CFS
    CFS myths circulating include the false notion that people with the condition lose their fingerprints. This eMedTV article debunks myths concerning chronic fatigue syndrome and recommends credible sources for information about CFS.
  • Chantix
    Chantix is a medicine that is approved to help people stop smoking. This segment from the eMedTV library describes the medication in more detail, with information on dosing, when and how to take it, and what you should know before starting treatment.
  • Chasteberry
    Chasteberry is a type of plant that may have several medicinal benefits. This eMedTV article offers a complete overview of this supplement, including information on its possible medicinal properties, potential side effects, and general safety concerns.
  • Chemotherapy
    Chemotherapy can cause side effects such as hair loss, vomiting, and sexual problems. This portion of the eMedTV Web site highlights other common chemotherapy side effects and explains why they happen and how long they typically last.
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