In-depth

Lifestyle and home remedies

Daily water requirement

Drinking eight glasses of water a day yet still feel thirsty? Find out why satisfying your water needs may not be that simple.

Strength training basics

Wonder if you should add strength training to your fitness program? The short answer is yes. Here's why.

Risk factors

Depression

Take control of your mood and health. Explore the many depression treatment options and learn coping skills.

Symptoms

Dry skin

Extreme temperatures — hot or cold — can take a toll on your skin. Here's how to pamper and protect it.

Fatigue

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

Headache

Most headaches aren't caused by a serious illness, but some could be a sign of a life-threatening condition.

Peripheral neuropathy

Peripheral neuropathy symptoms can range from annoying to disabling. Learn how to deal with the burning, numbness and tingling.

Tests and diagnosis

Bone density test

Are you at risk of fractures due to weakened bones caused by osteoporosis? A bone density test will tell.

Electrocardiogram

An electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG) is a test that provides valuable clues about your heart health. Here's what you need to know about the test.

Urinalysis

Urinalysis can be used to assess your overall health, detect a wide range of disorders, or monitor a medical condition or treatment.

X-ray

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

May. 28, 2014

You Are ... The Campaign for Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic is a not-for-profit organization. Make a difference today.