In-depth

Lifestyle and home remedies

Dietary fiber

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

Risk factors

Acne

Acne can affect people of all ages. Find out what causes acne and ways to keep breakouts under control.

Symptoms

Menstrual cycle

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

Tests and diagnosis

Cholesterol test

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

Glucose tolerance test

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

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.

Aug. 04, 2011

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