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Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL): Treatment Choices

treatment choices for acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL). Which one may work best for you? It depends ... on a number of factors, such as: Your age Your overall health Your subtype of ALL ... acute lymphocytic leukemia;ALL;chemotherapy for ALL;radiation therapy for ALL;stem cell transplant for ALL;BALLT2

Where to Get Medical Care

medical care for conditions that aren't an immediate, serious threat to life or health. They are not ... own healthcare providers' offices. Some urgent-care centers don’t accept health insurance from ... urgent-care centers;offsite treatment facilities;offsite health care options;retail store sites ... advantages;retail store sites disadvantages;Ambulatory surgery centers advantages;ambulatory surgery

Where to Turn for Mental Health

crisis center. Or search the internet for the numbers of emergency mental health treatment facilities ... services on a sliding-fee scale, based on your income. Crisis centers. On-site mental health ... mental health;mental health help;suicide;suicide help;mental health warning signs;mental health ... symptoms;mental health treatment;mental health support;emotional support;1668

More Biodiversity, Better Mental Health?

More Biodiversity, Better Mental Health? WEDNESDAY, April 7, 2021 (HealthDay News) -- It ... who live in areas with greater biodiversity have better mental health than those in areas with

Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL): Diagnosis

tests can’t find.  Finding the gene changes for your ALL cells can help decide your treatment. For ... Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL): Diagnosis  How is acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL) diagnosed ... acute lymphocytic leukemia;ALL;immunophenotyping and ALL;cytogenetic analysis and ALL;balld1a

Curbing Mental Health Costs

Tips for Saving on Mental Health Costs ... schedule for people, based on income. Look into your community's mental health centers. Local ... Mental health care can be expensive even for people with health insurance. Here are ideas on ... medicine cost;mental health;4218

Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL): Tests After Diagnosis

often used for people with ALL because this cancer can spread into the CSF. It can also be used to put ... tests can’t find. Imaging tests Imaging tests aren't often used for people with ALL, but they ... ALL;tests to evaluate ALL;BALLD3

Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL): Radiation Therapy

. When might radiation therapy be used for acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL)? Radiation therapy is ... . Chemo cannot easily reach all parts of your body, so they're sometimes hiding places for ALL cells ... acute lymphocytic leukemia;ALL;radiation therapy for ALL;ballt8

White Women Tend to Get Better Pain Management After Childbirth

at Columbia University Irving Medical Center in New York City. "We can't completely explain all the ... women tended to receive the treatment after two days, compared to three days for all the other groups

FDA Approves First Breath Test for COVID

that can help address the current pandemic and better position the U.S. for the next public health ... accounting for almost 86% of all COVID cases, according to data from the U.S. Centers of Disease

Making Sense of Medical Advice

, and anyone can set up a website making health claims. Good sites to explore for information are ... the advice in perspective. The National Institutes of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and ... medical advice;new health tip;health information web resources;multi-billion-dollar health-fraud industry

More Money, Better Heart Health? Not Always

American Heart Association. After all, both higher income and better mental health have been ... consistently linked with better physical health. "But I can think of a few reasons for the findings," said

Health Highlights: Jan. 7, 2021

, if practical, to serve as sites for vaccinating the general public," NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy ... Health Highlights: Jan. 7, 2021 Below are newsworthy items compiled by the HealthDay staff

Americans Are Eating Less Healthily Everywhere, Except at School

80% by the end. At work sites, adults fared no better, with bad food accounting for 56% of ... , income and education. For instance, the team found that white, wealthy, and better-educated Americans

Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL): Chemotherapy

expect.  Chemo for ALL is often given in phases. This gives the medicines a better chance of working ... Chemo is the main treatment for nearly all people with acute lymphocytic leukemia. Acute ... ALL;BALLT4

For Many Cancer Patients, Diagnosis Brings Psychological 'Silver Lining'

not involved in the study. "For many," she said, "the experience of cancer -- of any site or stage ... centers -- have some type of mental health service. There are also community resources, like services

Preventing a Surgical Site Infection

Surgical Site Infection Prevent ... This sheet tells you more about surgical site infections, what hospitals are doing to prevent ... these infections. Preventing a Surgical Site Infection A risk of any surgery is an infection ... 89221;Preventing Surgical Site Infections;surgical site infections, prevention;infection, surgical ... site, prevention;surgical site infections, causes, surgical site infections, risk factors;surgical

Getting the Most for Your Health Club Dollar

deciding which facility to join. Health clubs are not all alike. Some clubs emphasize strength training ... After you've spent your money on a membership, here are ways to get the best value for your health ... exercise;fitness;health club;fitness club;fitness facility

How to Be a Well-Informed Healthcare User

The benefits of being an active medical consumer include better health, more effective health ... active healthcare user include better health, more effective healthcare, and lower health costs. It takes ... medical consumer;savvy medical consumer;know health plan;health plan;know your doctor;health care system;medical consumer tips

Mental Health: Finding the Help You Need

Mental Health: Getting Help ... mental health center for guidance or a referral. You can find these centers online. They may be the ... most affordable choice for people who don't have access to an EAP or who have no mental health ... mental health;mental health help;mental health choice;mental health solution;seek mental health help;mental health resources;1994

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