In-depth

Prevention

Calcium

Calcium is important for bone health. Although diet is the best way to get calcium, supplements may be an option if your diet falls short.

Home safety tips for Alzheimer's caregivers

Are you caring for a loved one who has Alzheimer's disease in your home? Find out how to help your loved one avoid accidents.

Tests and diagnosis

CT scan

A CT scan is an imaging test that uses X-rays to produce detailed images of the inside of your body.

MRI

MRI uses a magnetic field and radio waves to create detailed images of the organs and tissues within your body.

X-ray

X-rays are a form of radiation that can make images of your bones and internal organs.

Treatments and drugs

Fractures (broken bones)

How to administer first aid for a fracture (broken bone).

Hip replacement surgery

Learn how to prepare for your hip replacement. Find out what happens during surgery.

Mar. 22, 2012