In-depth

Complications

Infant jaundice

Infant jaundice, a yellowing of the skin and eyes, is common after birth. Careful monitoring and treatment is important for preventing rare, but serious, complications.

Prevention

Childhood vaccines

Childhood vaccines offer protection from serious and potentially fatal diseases. Use this guide to keep your child's shots on track.

Vaccines for adults

Symptoms

Abdominal pain

Find out what causes different types of abdominal pain.

Fatigue

Fatigue can signal many things. Here are some tips to help you decipher why you're wiped out and to regain your energy.

Nausea and vomiting

Sick to your stomach? Nausea and vomiting usually pass quickly but sometimes result from long-term or serious conditions.

Tests and diagnosis

Liver biopsy

A liver biopsy — removal of a small piece of tissue for viewing under a microscope — helps with diagnosis and treatment of liver problems.

Liver function tests

Find out how this battery of blood tests helps your doctor diagnose and monitor liver disease.

Treatments and drugs

Liver transplant

Find out what to expect before and after your liver transplant.

Sep. 01, 2011