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Drugs, Procedures & Devices

Plasma Viral Load Testing

A plasma viral load test (also called a PVL test) measures how much human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is in your…

Acne | Isotretinoin

Isotretinoin is a medicine used to treat very bad acne. It is usually used for cystic acne that did not…

How to Take HIV Medicines

ighly active antiretroviral therapy helps you feel better by keeping your viral load low. The lower your viral load is,…

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Health Tools

Nutrient Shortfall Questionnaire

Many people don’t get enough nutrients. Complete this questionnaire to assess your risk for common nutrient shortfalls.

Health Information on the Web: Finding Reliable Information

Millions of websites offer health-related information, but you have to be careful to avoid unreliable information.

Balancing Your Food Plate

Follow the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s MyPlate and other guidelines to get a balanced diet and build a healthy…

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Healthcare Management

Preparing Older Children to Make Medical Decisions for Themselves

There are steps parents can take to help prepare children for the complex world of health care and making informed…

Resources for Affordable Prescription Medicine

Medicine can be a very expensive part of your health care treatment. There are assistance programs available that can help…

Family Doctor vs. Quick-care Clinic

Quick-care clinics have advantages, however, they cannot replace your family doctor relationship.

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