- Sleep deprivation: Know the risks Sleep deprivation — Understand the health risks of not getting enough quality sleep.
Tests and diagnosis
- BMI calculator BMI calculator — Use this tool to calculate adult or child BMI.
- Cushing syndrome Cushing syndrome — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment of this disorder caused by excess cortisol.
- Infertility Infertility — Comprehensive overview covers causes, treatment for both men and women with fertility problems.
- Obstructive sleep apnea Obstructive sleep apnea — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment of this common sleep, breathing disorder.
- Osteoarthritis Osteoarthritis — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes and treatment of osteoarthritis, including knee osteoarthritis.
- Fetal macrosomia Fetal macrosomia — Overview covers risk factors and complications related to delivering a large baby.
- Liver problems Liver problems — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes, prevention of liver diseases and conditions.
Treatments and drugs
- Guide to types of weight-loss surgery Get the skinny on weight-loss surgery, including Roux-en-Y, gastric banding, sleeve gastrectomy and duodenal switch.
- Alli weight-loss pill: Does it work? A Mayo Clinic specialist discusses the effectiveness of Alli, an over-the-counter weight-loss pill.
- Gastric bypass surgery: Who is it for? Gastric bypass surgery — Find out if this obesity treatment is right for you.
- Gastric bypass surgery Gastric bypass surgery is a type of weight-loss surgery. It's important to understand risks and results of gastric bypass and other types of bariatric surgery.
Lifestyle and home remedies
- Boiling down the dietary guidelines Don't be intimidated by the Dietary Guidelines for Americans. They boil down to a few key recommendations about which foods to choose and which to avoid.
- Mediterranean diet recipes These healthy and appealing recipes will get you hooked on the Mediterranean diet.
- Healthy chicken recipes When you think of chicken, you probably think of fried chicken, but there are plenty of healthy chicken recipes to enjoy.
- Added sugar: Don't get sabotaged by sweeteners Added sugar can contribute unwanted calories and aggravate health concerns. See where it may be lurking in your diet and how to cut back.
- Couponing and other frugal food shopping tips Use these frugal food shopping tips to achieve healthy savings on your grocery bill.
- Tool: Target heart rate calculator Target heart rate calculator — Calculate your target heart rate zone to exercise safely.