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Hot Tub Rash - Hydrocephaly
This page contains links to eMedTV Health Topics containing information on subjects from Hot Tub Rash to Hydrocephaly. 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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- Hot Tub Rash
Hot tub rash is caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa, which is a common bacteria found in water and soil. This eMedTV resource discusses this condition in detail, including symptoms, transmission methods, and treatment options.
- House Dust Allergy
This segment of the eMedTV library discusses house dust allergy in detail, including what it's made of. It's not just dirt, but a collection of particles that can cause allergies. Strategies for minimizing allergens in the home are also offered.
- HPV (Health Channel Home)
This section of the eMedTV library contains a wealth of information on HPV (human papillomavirus). The articles in this section cover a wide range of subjects, ranging from transmission and symptoms to treatment and prevention.
- HPV (Overview Article)
Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the cause of genital warts. However, as this eMedTV page explains, many infected people have no symptoms. This article gives a general overview of HPV, including information about diagnosis, transmission, and treatment.
- HPV Vaccine
The HPV vaccine can prevent several conditions caused by the human papillomavirus. This page from the eMedTV archives also includes information on the typical dosing schedule for the vaccine, possible side effects, and what to do if you miss a dose.
HRT (hormone replacement therapy) uses estrogen or estrogen with progestin to treat menopausal symptoms. This eMedTV segment offers an in-depth look at the benefits and risks of using this therapy and answers common questions about the treatment.
Humalog is a rapid-acting insulin licensed to treat type 1 and type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV Web page describes how Humalog works, covers the drug's effectiveness, explains how and when to inject the medication, and lists possible side effects.
- Humalog Mix50/50
Humalog Mix50/50 is a prescription drug used to treat type 1 and type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV Web page describes how Humalog Mix50/50 works, explains when and how to use this form of insulin, and lists potential side effects of the product.
- Humalog Mix75/25
Humalog Mix75/25 is a prescription insulin medication used to treat diabetes. This eMedTV Web page describes how Humalog Mix75/25 works, explains how to use this form of insulin, lists potential side effects, and covers some general precautions.
Humira is a prescription drug for inflammatory conditions affecting the joints, spine, and digestive tract. This eMedTV page explains how Humira works, lists possible side effects, and describes what to tell your physician prior to taking the drug.
- Humulin 50/50
Humulin 50/50 is a non-prescription drug used to treat type 1 and type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV Web resource describes how the medication works, explains when and how to use this form of insulin, and lists potential side effects that may occur.
- Humulin 70/30
Humulin 70/30 is a non-prescription medication used to control blood sugar in people with diabetes. This eMedTV segment explains how this drug works, lists some of its potential side effects, and offers detailed dosing information.
- Humulin N
Available without a prescription, Humulin N is an insulin drug used for diabetes treatment. This eMedTV article describes how Humulin N works, explains how and when to use this form of insulin, and provides a list of possible side effects.
- Humulin R
Humulin R is an injectable medication used to treat both type 1 and type 2 diabetes. This eMedTV Web page describes how Humulin R works, explains how to use this form of insulin, and lists potential side effects that may occur with treatment.
- Huntington's Disease
Huntington's disease is a progressive brain disorder that is the result of a genetic defect. This eMedTV article provides an overview of the condition, including information about how it is inherited, the diagnostic process, treatment, and more.
As a chemotherapy medicine, Hycamtin works to treat lung, ovarian, or cervical cancer. This eMedTV Web page offers a complete overview of this drug, including information on how it works, possible side effects, and safety concerns.
Hycet is a prescription pain medication licensed to treat moderate to moderately severe pain. This eMedTV resource explains how Hycet works and offers a more in-depth look at the drug's effects, dosing information, and potential side effects.
Hydrocephalus is a condition where extra fluid builds up in the brain and causes pressure. This part of the eMedTV Web site takes a closer look at hydrocephalus, including information on its symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and more.