In-depth

Coping and support

Adult day service

Is an adult day service right for your loved one? Get the facts about adult day services.

Caregiver stress

So busy caring for a loved one that you fail to care for yourself? Try these tips for preserving your own health and well-being.

Risk factors

Depression

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

Symptoms

Urinary incontinence

Don't let fear of losing bladder control restrict your activities. With treatment, you can reduce your symptoms and cope more effectively.

Tests and diagnosis

Blood pressure test

You may have a blood pressure test as a part of a routine doctor's appointment or to check for high blood pressure or heart disease.

Carotid ultrasound

Carotid ultrasound is a noninvasive imaging test that can reveal narrowing or blockage of arteries in your neck.

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.

Apr. 30, 2011