Emergency Room
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Sports Injuries

Overview Most sports injuries are due to either trauma or overuse of muscles or joints. The majority are caused by minor trauma involving muscles, ligaments,

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Emergency Care
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Myocarditis

Featured Experts: Nisha Aggarwal Gilotra, M.D. Myocarditis occurs when the heart muscle becomes inflamed. When your heart muscle is inflamed, it can affect your heart’s

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Learning Center
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Drug Side Effects Explained

By Jim Morelli, MPH Medically Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian, MD on March 07, 2022 From the homely aspirin to the most sophisticated prescription medicine on the market,

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Health Tips
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Sore Throat

Last Updated March 2021 | This article was created by familydoctor.org editorial staff and reviewed by Robert “Chuck” Rich, Jr., MD, FAAFP What is a

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Urgent Care
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Nausea and Vomiting

Also called: Emesis Summary What are nausea and vomiting? Nausea is when you feel sick to your stomach, as if you are going to throw

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Health Basics
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Alcohol Use and Your Health

Drinking too much can harm your health. Excessive alcohol use led to approximately 95,000 deaths and 2.8 million years of potential life lost (YPLL) each

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