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Acne

Cholesterol test

Find out how a cholesterol test, sometimes called a lipid panel, is done, how to prepare and what the results mean.

Dietary fiber

Eat more fiber. You've probably heard it before. But do you know why fiber is so good for your health?

Glucose tolerance test

Glucose tolerance test — Overview covers definition, preparation, results of this diabetes blood test.

Hirsutism

Hirsutism refers to excessive hair growth in women. Possibly a result of elevated male hormones, hirsutism is often caused by an underlying condition.

Menstrual cycle

How well do you know your menstrual cycle? Follow these tips to track your menstrual cycle and identify problems.

Pelvic exam

A pelvic exam may be done as a part of a routine checkup to evaluate your gynecologic health or to help diagnose a medical condition.

Sep. 03, 2014

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