Health Library

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H5N1 influenza virus vaccine



haemophilus b conjugate (PRP-OMP) vaccine

haemophilus b conjugate (PRP-T) vaccine

Hair Analysis

Hair Loss

Hair Loss Caused by Lack of Protein

Hair Loss From Cancer Treatment

Hair Loss: Should I Take Medicine to Regrow Hair?

Hair, Skin & Nails

Hair Transplant Surgery

Hairy Cell Leukemia Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]

Hairy Cell Leukemia Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]


halcinonide topical




Haldol Decanoate

Half Lytely and Bisacodyl Lemon Lime

HalfLytely and Bisacodyl

HalfLytely and Bisacodyl with Flavor Packs


Halls Mentho-Lyptus Drops

halobetasol topical



haloperidol injection

Hammer, Claw, and Mallet Toes

Hammer, Claw, or Mallet Toe: Should I Have Surgery?

Hamstring Muscles

Hand-Foot-and-Mouth Disease

Handling a Dead Bird

Handling Sadness and Yearning After a Major Loss

Handling Wild Birds


Hantavirus: Advice for Hikers and Campers

Hantavirus: Cleaning Up Rodent-Infested Areas

Hantavirus: Keeping Rodent Numbers Down

Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS)

Hantavirus: Questions Your Doctor May Ask

Harmful Noise Levels



Havrix Pediatric

Hay Fever and Other Seasonal Allergies

HbA1c (Hemoglobin A1c)

Head Injuries in Children: Problems to Watch For

Head Injury, Age 3 and Younger

Head Injury, Age 4 and Older

Head Lice

Headache Prevention: Posture and Body Mechanics

Headache Relief PM



Headaches: Finding and Avoiding Triggers

Headaches in Children

Headaches: Managing a Headache

Headaches: Should I Have Imaging Tests to Find Out What's Causing My Headaches?

Headaches: Should I Take Medicine to Prevent Migraines?

Headaches: Should I Take Prescription Medicine for Tension Headaches?

Headaches, Tension-type

Healing Through Humor

Healing Touch

Health and Safety, Ages 2 to 5 Years

Health and Safety, Birth to 2 Years

Health Claims on Food Labels

Health Problems Associated With Adult Obesity

Health Risks Related to Smokeless Tobacco

Health Screening: Finding Health Problems Early

Health Screenings: Should I Buy Commercial Tests?

Health Tracking Forms and Checklists

Healthcare-Associated Pneumonia (Nosocomial Pneumonia)

Healthwise Self-Care Checklist

Healthwise Symptom Checker

Healthy Aging

Healthy Aging: Is It Time to Stop Driving?

Healthy Attitudes Toward Food and Exercise

Healthy Eating

Healthy Eating

Healthy Eating and Older Adults

Healthy Eating: Changing Your Eating Habits

Healthy Eating: Cutting Unhealthy Fats From Your Diet

Healthy Eating: Eating Heart-Healthy Foods

Healthy Eating: Eating Less Sodium

Healthy Eating for Children

Healthy Eating: Getting Support When Changing Your Eating Habits

Healthy Eating: Helping Your Child Learn Healthy Eating Habits

Healthy Eating in Children: Problems Caused by Poor Nutrition

Healthy Eating in Children: Things That Influence Food Choices

Healthy Eating: Influences on Eating Behavior

Healthy Eating: Making Healthy Choices When You Eat Out

Healthy Eating: Making Healthy Choices When You Shop

Healthy Eating: Overcoming Barriers to Change

Healthy Eating: Recognizing Your Hunger Signals

Healthy Eating: Starting a Plan for Change

Healthy Eating: Staying With Your Plan

Healthy Eating: Taking Calcium and Vitamin D

Healthy Eating to Decrease Stress

Healthy Habits for Kids

Healthy Habits to Prevent or Reduce Problems From Osteoporosis

Healthy Muscles

Hearing Aids

Hearing Loss

Hearing Loss: Should I Get Hearing Aids?

Hearing Protectors

Hearing Tests

Heart and Circulation

Heart Arrhythmias and Exercise

Heart Attack and Stroke in Women: Reducing Your Risk

Heart Attack and Stroke Risk Screening

Heart Attack and Unstable Angina

Heart Attack, Beta-Blockers for

Heart Attack Enzyme Tests

Heart Attack: How to Prevent Another One

Heart Block

Heart Catheterization

Heart Catheterization for Congenital Heart Defects

Heart Disease (Coronary Artery), Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors for

Heart Failure

Heart Failure: Activity and Exercise

Heart Failure, Aldosterone Receptor Antagonists for

Heart Failure and Sexual Activity

Heart Failure and Sleep Problems

Heart Failure, Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers (ARB) for

Heart Failure, ARBs (Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers) for

Heart Failure: Avoiding Colds and Flu

Heart Failure: Avoiding Medicines That Make Symptoms Worse

Heart Failure: Avoiding Triggers for Sudden Heart Failure

Heart Failure: Checking Your Weight

Heart Failure: Compensation by the Heart and Body

Heart Failure Complications

Heart Failure Daily Action Plan

Heart Failure: Disease Management Programs

Heart Failure: Eating a Healthy Diet

Heart Failure, History and Physical Examination for

Heart Failure: Less Common Symptoms

Heart Failure: Should I Get a Pacemaker (Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy)?

Heart Failure: Should I Get an Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator (ICD)?

Heart Failure Stages

Heart Failure Symptoms

Heart Failure: Taking Medicines Properly

Heart Failure: Tips for Caregivers

Heart Failure: Tips for Easier Breathing

Heart Failure Types

Heart Failure: Watching Your Fluids

Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction (Diastolic Heart Failure)

Heart Failure With Reduced Ejection Fraction (Systolic Heart Failure)

Heart Health: Walking for a Healthy Heart

Heart Murmur

Heart Rate Problems: Should I Get a Pacemaker?

Heart Rhythm Problems and Driving

Heart Rhythm Problems: Diary of Symptoms

Heart Rhythm Problems: How to Travel Safely

Heart Rhythm Problems: Should I Get an Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator (ICD)?

Heart Rhythm Problems: Symptoms

Heart Tests: When Do You Need Them?

Heart Transplant

Heart Valve Disease

Heart Valve Disease and Pregnancy

Heart Valve Problems: Should I Choose a Mechanical Valve or Tissue Valve to Replace My Heart Valve?

Heart Valve Replacement Surgery

Heart Valve Replacement Surgery: How to Prepare

Heart Valve Replacement Surgery: Life After Surgery

Heart Valve Surgery: Recovery


Heartburn: Changing Your Eating Habits

Heartburn: Reducing Pressure on Your Stomach

Heartburn Relief

Heart-Healthy Eating

Heart-Healthy Eating: Fish

Heart-Healthy Lifestyle

Heat After an Injury

Heat Rash

Heat Waves

Heat-Related Illnesses

Heatstroke: Emergency Symptoms

Heatstroke Prevention: Acclimating to the Heat

Heatstroke Prevention: What to Wear

Heavy Menstrual Periods

Heavy Sweating



Heel Bursitis or Tendon Injury: Preventing Pain

Heimlich Maneuver for Adults and Children Older Than 1 Year

Helicobacter Pylori Bacteria

Helicobacter Pylori Tests

Helixate FS

HELLP Syndrome and Preeclampsia

Help for Anger Problems

Help Your School-Age Child Develop Social Skills

Help Your Working Teen Balance Responsibilities and Set Priorities

Helping a Family Member Who Has PTSD

Helping a Loved One After Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery

Helping a Person During a Seizure

Helping Adolescents Develop More Mature Ways of Thinking

Helping Children During Immunizations

Helping Children With Disabilities Stay Active

Helping Kids Handle Peer Pressure

Helping Someone During a Panic Attack

Helping Your Child Avoid Tobacco, Drugs, and Alcohol

Helping Your Child Build a Healthy Body Image

Helping Your Child Build Inner Strength

Helping Your Child Transition Into Middle School or Junior High

Helping Your Child Who Is Overweight

Helping Your Newborn Learn

Helping Your School-Age Child Learn About the Body

Helping Your Teen Become a Safe Driver

Helping Your Teen Follow a Gluten-Free Diet



Hematinic with Folic Acid

heme iron polypeptide


Hemispherectomy for Epilepsy



Hemochromatosis Gene Test (HFE Test)

Hemochromatosis Genetic Screening




Hemodialysis Compared to Peritoneal Dialysis


Hemoglobin A1c

Hemoglobin Electrophoresis


Hemophilia: Preventing Bleeding Episodes

Hemophilia: Treatment for People Who Have Inhibitors

Hemophilia: Understanding Genetic Risk


Hemorrhagic Stroke


Hemorrhoidal Cooling Gel

Hemorrhoidal HC

Hemorrhoidal Hygiene Pads

Hemorrhoidal Ointment

Hemorrhoidectomy for Hemorrhoids


Hemorrhoids: Which Treatment Should I Use?


Hemril-HC Uniserts

Henna Tattoos (Mehndi)

HepaGam B

HepaGam B NovaPlus

heparin (flush)

heparin (injection)

Heparin Lock Flush

Hepatitis A

hepatitis A adult vaccine

hepatitis A and hepatitis B vaccine

Hepatitis A and Undercooked Shellfish

hepatitis A pediatric vaccine

Hepatitis A Vaccine: What You Need to Know

Hepatitis A Virus Test

Hepatitis B

hepatitis B adult vaccine

Hepatitis B and C: Risk of Liver Cancer

Hepatitis B: How to Avoid Spreading the Virus

hepatitis B immune globulin

hepatitis B pediatric vaccine

Hepatitis B: Postvaccination Test for Immunity

Hepatitis B: Should I Be Tested?

Hepatitis B: Should I Take Antiviral Medicine for Chronic Hepatitis B?

Hepatitis B Treatment Recommendations

Hepatitis B Vaccine: What You Need to Know

Hepatitis B Viral DNA

Hepatitis B Virus Tests

Hepatitis C

Hepatitis C Genotypes

Hepatitis C Home Test

Hepatitis C Virus Tests

Hepatitis C: Your Risk for Cirrhosis

Hepatitis D

Hepatitis E

Hepatitis Immunoglobulin (HBIG)

Hepatitis Panel



Herniated Disc, Medical History and Physical Examination for


Herpes Tests






Hiatal Hernia

Hiatal Hernia and GERD

Hib (Haemophilus Influenzae Type B) Vaccine: What You Need to Know



Hibistat Towelette


Hidden Gluten

Hidradenitis Suppurativa

High Blood Cholesterol, Bile Acid Sequestrants for

High Blood Cholesterol, Fibrinic Acid Derivatives for

High Blood Cholesterol, Nicotinic Acid for

High Blood Pressure

High Blood Pressure

High Blood Pressure, Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers (ARBs) for

High Blood Pressure, Beta-Blockers for

High Blood Pressure, Calcium Channel Blockers for

High Blood Pressure: Checking Your Blood Pressure at Home

High Blood Pressure, Direct Renin Inhibitors for

High Blood Pressure, Diuretics for

High Blood Pressure During Pregnancy

High Blood Pressure in African Americans

High Blood Pressure in Children

High Blood Pressure: Nutrition Tips

High Blood Pressure: Over-the-Counter Medicines to Avoid

High Blood Pressure, Physical Examination for

High Blood Pressure, Renin Inhibitors for

High Blood Pressure: Should I Take Medicine?

High Blood Pressure: Taking Medicines Properly

High Blood Pressure, Transient Ischemic Attack, and Stroke

High Blood Pressure: Using the DASH Diet

High Blood Pressure, Vasodilators for

High Blood Sugar Emergencies from Diabetes, Preventing

High Blood Sugar from Diabetes

High Cholesterol

High Cholesterol, Bile Acid Sequestrants for

High Cholesterol, cholesterol absorption inhibitors for

High Cholesterol: Effect of Food on Cholesterol

High Cholesterol, Fibrinic Acid Derivatives for

High Cholesterol: Healthy Food Choices

High Cholesterol: How a Dietitian Can Help

High Cholesterol: Making Lifestyle Changes

High Cholesterol, Nicotinic Acid for

High Triglycerides

High-Dose Vitamin C (PDQ®): Integrative, alternative, and complementary therapies - Health Professional Information [NCI]

High-Dose Vitamin C (PDQ®): Integrative, alternative, and complementary therapies - Patient Information [NCI]

High-Output Heart Failure

High-Potassium Foods

High-Pressure Injection Wounds

High-Protein Foods for Wound Healing

High-Risk Pregnancy

High-Risk Sexual Behavior

High-Sensitivity C-Reactive Protein

Hip Bursitis or Tendon Injury: Preventing Pain

Hip Dysplasia: Caring for Your Child in a Body (Spica) Cast

Hip Fracture

Hip Fracture Repair (Hip Pinning)

Hip Fractures: What Increases Your Risk

Hip Injuries, Age 11 and Younger

Hip Injuries, Age 12 and Older

Hip Problems, Age 11 and Younger

Hip Problems, Age 12 and Older

Hip Replacement Surgery, Deciding About

Hip Resurfacing Arthroplasty


Hirschsprung's Disease



Histex PD Drops

Histex Syrup


History and Physical Exam for Atrial Fibrillation

History and Physical Exam for Heart Failure

History and Physical Exam for Low Back Pain

History and Physical Exam for Osteoarthritis

History and Physical Examination for Fast Heart Rate

History and Physical Examination for Tachycardia

History for Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)


histrelin (implant)

HIV and AIDS: Who Is Affected

HIV and Cytomegalovirus

HIV and Exercise

HIV and Fatigue

HIV and Pregnancy

HIV and Weight Loss

HIV: Antiretroviral Therapy (ART)

HIV: Giving Support

HIV Home Care

HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) Infection

HIV Infection, Counseling for

HIV Infection, Medical History and Physical Examination for

HIV: Nonprogressors and HIV-Resistant People

HIV: Preventing Infections

HIV: Preventing Other Infections When You Have HIV

HIV: Risks of Sexual Contact

HIV Screening

HIV: Stages of Infection

HIV Symptoms in Children

HIV: Taking Antiretroviral Drugs

HIV Testing: Should I Get Tested for Human Immunodeficiency Virus?

HIV: Tips for Caregivers to Avoid Infection

HIV Treatment in Children

HIV Viral Load

HIV Viral Load Measurement

HIV: Why Healthy Eating Matters




Hoarding Disorder

Hodgkin's Lymphoma

homatropine and hydrocodone

homatropine ophthalmic

Home Blood Glucose Test

Home Blood Pressure Test

Home Ear Examination

Home Lung Function Test

Home Pregnancy Tests

Home Remedies for Bites and Stings

Home Test for Protein in Urine

Home Test for Urinary Tract Infections

Home Treatment for Second-Degree Burns





Hormonal Birth Control: Risk of Blood Clots

Hormonal Factors in Erection Problems

Hormone Inhibin A

Hormone Replacement Therapy, Deciding About

Hormone Tests to Check for Undescended Testicles

Hormone Therapy for Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding, Deciding About

Hormone Therapy for Endometriosis, Deciding About

Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer (Androgen Deprivation Therapy, or ADT)

Hormone Treatment for Breast Cancer


horse chestnut

Hospice Care

Hospital Discharge Planning

Hospital Isolation Rooms

Hospital Patient Advocates

Hospital Policies and Breastfeeding

Hostility and Anger

Hot Flashes and Menopause

Hot Flashes and Night Sweats (PDQ®): Supportive care - Health Professional Information [NCI]

Hot Flashes and Night Sweats (PDQ®): Supportive care - Patient Information [NCI]

How a Scrape Heals

How ADHD Affects Your Child

How Adolescent Thinking Develops

How Asthma Develops in Children

How Birth Control Methods Prevent Pregnancy

How Common Is Lumbar Spinal Stenosis?

How Cystic Fibrosis Affects Breathing and the Lungs

How Cystic Fibrosis Affects Digestion and the Pancreas

How Cystic Fibrosis Affects the Bones

How Cystic Fibrosis Affects the Reproductive System

How Cystic Fibrosis Affects the Sweat Glands

How Diabetes Causes Blindness

How Diabetes Causes Foot Problems

How Diabetes Causes Nerve Disease

How Erections Occur

How Normal Vision Develops

How Pregnancy (Conception) Occurs

How Reading Helps Language Development

How Storytelling Helps Children Express Feelings About Loss

How the Body Controls Blood Sugar

How the Heart Works

How to Find Sodium

How to Get Rid of Medicines

How to Get Up Safely After a Fall

How to Recognize Poison Ivy, Oak, and Sumac

How to Stop Bleeding From a Head Wound

How to Take Birth Control Pills

How to Teach Your Child by Example

How to Track Your Stress

How to Transport a Piece of Tongue

How We Hear

How Your Joints Work

HPA Lanolin

HPV (Human Papillomavirus) Vaccine Gardasil®: What You Need to Know

HPV (Human Papillomavirus) Vaccine: What You Need to Know

HPV: Should I Get the Vaccine?

HPV: Should My Child Get the Vaccine?

HRT (Hormone Replacement Therapy), Deciding About


HumaLOG Mix 50/50

HumaLOG Mix 50/50 KwikPen

HumaLOG Mix 75/25

HumaLOG Mix 75/25 KwikPen

Human Albumin Grifols

Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (HCG)

human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) (injectable)

Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infection, Medical History and Physical Examination for

Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Test

Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection, Counseling for

Human Papillomavirus (Genital Warts), Gynecological Examination for

Human Papillomavirus (Genital Warts) in Men, Physical Examination for

Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Test

human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, 9-valent

Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine, Deciding About




Humor Therapy

HumuLIN 70/30

HumuLIN 70/30 KwikPen


HumuLIN N KwikPen


HumuLIN R (Concentrated)

HumuLIN R KwikPen (Concentrated)

Hunger, Fullness, and Appetite Signals

Huntington Disease Genetic Test




hyaluronidase and immune globulin

hyaluronidase and rituximab

hyaluronidase (injectable)






hydralazine and isosorbide dinitrate

Hydrazine Sulfate (PDQ®): Integrative, alternative, and complementary therapies - Health Professional Information [NCI]

Hydrazine Sulfate (PDQ®): Integrative, alternative, and complementary therapies - Patient Information [NCI]


Hydro 35

Hydro GP



hydrochlorothiazide and aliskiren

hydrochlorothiazide and amiloride

hydrochlorothiazide and benazepril

hydrochlorothiazide and bisoprolol

hydrochlorothiazide and candesartan

hydrochlorothiazide and captopril

hydrochlorothiazide and enalapril

hydrochlorothiazide and fosinopril

hydrochlorothiazide and irbesartan

hydrochlorothiazide and lisinopril

hydrochlorothiazide and losartan

hydrochlorothiazide and methyldopa

hydrochlorothiazide and metoprolol

hydrochlorothiazide and moexipril

hydrochlorothiazide and olmesartan

hydrochlorothiazide and propranolol

hydrochlorothiazide and quinapril

hydrochlorothiazide and spironolactone

hydrochlorothiazide and telmisartan

hydrochlorothiazide and triamterene

hydrochlorothiazide and valsartan


hydrocodone and ibuprofen

hydrocodone (oral)

hydrocortisone and lidocaine (topical/rectal)

hydrocortisone and pramoxine (topical/rectal)

Hydrocortisone for Itching

hydrocortisone, neomycin, and polymyxin B otic

hydrocortisone (oral)

hydrocortisone rectal (cream, ointment, suppository)

hydrocortisone rectal (foam, enema)

hydrocortisone, salicylic acid, and sulfur (topical)

hydrocortisone topical




hydromorphone (injection)

hydromorphone (oral)

hydromorphone (rectal)

Hydron CP

Hydron PCS

Hydro-PC II

Hydroquinone and Sunscreen

hydroquinone topical



hydroxocobalamin (injection)



hydroxyquinoline (vaginal)



Hygenic Cleansing Pad


hylan G-F 20




Hyolev MB


HyoMax DT

HyoMax FT

HyoMax SL

HyoMax SR


hyoscyamine and phenyltoloxamine

hyoscyamine, methenamine, methylene blue, and sodium biphosphate

hyoscyamine, methenamine, methylene blue, phenyl salicylate, sodium biphosphate



Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Carbon Monoxide Poisoning


Hypercholesterolemia, Bile Acid Sequestrants for

Hypercholesterolemia, Fibrinic Acid Derivatives for

Hypercholesterolemia, Nicotinic Acid for

Hyperglycemia, Diabetic

Hyperglycemic Emergencies from Diabetes, Preventing

Hyperhep B


HyperRHO S/D Full Dose

HyperRHO S/D Mini Dose


Hypertension, Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers (ARBs) for

Hypertension, Beta-Blockers for

Hypertension, Calcium Channel Blockers for

Hypertension: Checking your blood pressure at home

Hypertension, Direct Renin Inhibitors for

Hypertension, Diuretics for

Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)

Hypertension, Physical Examination for

Hypertension, Renin Inhibitors for

Hypertension: Using the DASH diet

Hypertension, Vasodilators for


Hyperthyroidism: Age-Related Symptoms

Hyperthyroidism: Graves' Ophthalmopathy

Hyperthyroidism: Medicines for Symptoms

Hyperthyroidism: Should I Use Antithyroid Medicine or Radioactive Iodine?


Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: Risk of Sudden Death

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Types




Hypoglycemia, Diabetic

Hypoglycemia from taking insulin, Dealing with

Hypoglycemia from taking oral diabetes medicine, Dealing with

Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar) in People Without Diabetes

Hypopharyngeal Cancer Treatment (Adult) (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]

Hypopharyngeal Cancer Treatment (Adult) (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]



Hypothermia and Cold Temperature Exposure


Hypothyroidism in Infants, Children, and Teens



Hysingla ER



Hysterectomy and Oophorectomy: Should I Use Estrogen Therapy (ET)?

Hysterectomy and Oophorectomy to Treat Endometriosis, Deciding About

Hysterectomy: Concerns About Sex

Hysterectomy: Emotional Reactions

Hysterectomy for Endometrial Cancer

Hysterectomy for Ovarian Cancer

Hysterectomy Questions

Hysterectomy: Should I Also Have My Ovaries Removed?

Hysterectomy: Types of Surgical Incisions



Hysteroscopy for Abnormal Uterine Bleeding