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Always Tired? You May Have Sleep Apnea
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Always Tired? You May Have Sleep Apnea
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Explains what obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is, the common signs that you may have it and treatment options.
Available: online, as pdf
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Eating Disorders
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A detailed booklet that describes the symptoms, causes, and treatments of eating disorders.
Available: online, as pdf, e-reader
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Facts About Concussion and Brain Injury - Where to Get Help
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Facts About Concussion and Brain Injury - Where to Get Help
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A concussion is a mild form of traumatic brain injury (TBI) caused by a bump, blow, or jolt to the head. Understanding the signs and symptoms of a concussion can help you get better more quickly.
Available: as pdf
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Facts About Peripheral Arterial Disease (P.A.D.)
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Facts About Peripheral Arterial Disease (P.A.D.)
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Peripheral arterial disease, or P.A.D., develops when your arteries become clogged with plaque-fatty deposits that limit blood flow to your legs. Learn the causes, symptoms and how to lower your risk.
Available: as pdf
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Glaucoma: What You Should Know
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Glaucoma: What You Should Know
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This booklet is for people with glaucoma and their families and friends. It provides information about open-angle glaucoma, the most common form of glaucoma. This booklet answers questions about the cause and symptoms of the disease and discusses diagnosis and types of treatment.
Available: as pdf
Language: English
Cost: Free
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High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
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High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
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High blood pressure (also called hypertension) is a serious illness that affects nearly 65 million adults in the United States. Learn why it's vital that you get tested and, if necessary, get treated. (Previous item number: 557W)
Available: online, as pdf
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Osteoporosis
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Osteoporosis
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Osteoporosis is a disease that causes very weak bones that break easily. Women are five times more likely to get osteoporosis than men. There is no cure, but there are lifestyle changes you can make to slow it down and medications you can take to build bones. (Previous item number: 628Y)
Available: in print, online, as pdf
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Pain: Considering Complementary Approaches
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Pain: Considering Complementary Approaches
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Pain is the most common reason for seeking medical care. It is also a common reason why people turn to complementary health approaches.
Available: e-reader
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Sepsis
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Sepsis
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An overwhelming immune response to infection can cause sepsis. Get more information about sepsis and what we're learning about it.
Available: online, as pdf
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Shingles
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Shingles
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Shingles is a disease that affects nerves and causes pain and blisters in adults. Learn more about who is at risk, the symptoms, and its complications.
Available: online, as pdf
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Sleep Problems
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Sleep Problems
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Discusses four common sleep problems: insomnia, snoring, sleep apnea and feeling sleepy during the day. Describes treatment options and tips for better sleep. (Previous item number 606Y)
Available: in print, online, as pdf
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Urinary Tract Infections in Adults
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Urinary Tract Infections in Adults
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Learn about the causes and symptoms of UTIs, and treatments available. (Previous item number: 330R)
Available: as pdf
Language: English
Cost: Free
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What You Need to Know About Prostate Cancer
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What You Need to Know About Prostate Cancer
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Details the symptoms, treatment, and follow-up for prostate cancer.
Available: online, as pdf, e-reader
Language: English
Cost: Free
 
Allergies
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Allergies and Hay Fever
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Allergies and Hay Fever
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Discusses allergy symptoms, tests, and treatments. Also provides a comparison chart to help you distinguish between allergy and cold symptoms. (Previous item number: 554Y)
Available: online, as pdf
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Allergy Relief for Your Child
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Allergy Relief for Your Child
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Provides tips on avoiding allergy "triggers" and treatment options for allergy relief.
Available: online, as pdf
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Food Allergies: Reducing the Risks
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Food Allergies: Reducing the Risks
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Food allergies can range from merely irritating to life-threatening. Some food allergies can be out-grown. Learn what a food allergy is, and the signs and symptoms.
Available: online, as pdf
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Food Allergy
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Food Allergy
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This booklet will help you understand allergic reactions to foods and their possible causes, and it explains how a healthcare professional diagnoses and treats food allergy.
Available: as pdf
Language: English
Cost: Free
 
Arthritis
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Handout on Health: Osteoarthritis
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Handout on Health: Osteoarthritis
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This booklet contains general information about osteoarthritis. It describes what osteoarthritis is, its causes, and treatment options. Information is also provided on current research.
Available: online
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Juvenile Arthritis
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Juvenile Arthritis
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This booklet contains general information about juvenile arthritis, including juvenile idiopathic arthritis, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, and other forms of arthritis affecting children. It describes the different types of juvenile arthritis and treatment options. Information is also provided about current research. (Previous item number: 502L)
Available: online
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Osteoporosis in Men
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Osteoporosis in Men
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Provides the basics on prevention of osteoporosis and well as signs and treatments.
Available: as pdf
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Questions & Answers About Bursitis and Tendinitis
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Questions & Answers About Bursitis and Tendinitis
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This booklet contains general information about bursitis and tendinitis. It describes what bursitis and tendinitis are, their causes, and treatment options. Information is also provided on current research.
Available: online
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Questions & Answers About Gout
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Questions & Answers About Gout
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This booklet contains general information about gout. It describes what gout is, its causes, and treatment options. Information is also provided on current research. (Previous item number: 531N)
Available: online
Language: English
Cost: Free
 
Colds & Flu
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Get Set for Winter Illness Season
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Get Set for Winter Illness Season
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Learn about what the difference is between a cold and flu and how to prevent them, what to do if you are already sick, tips when taking over-the-counter (OTC) products and when to see a doctor.
Available: online, as pdf
Language: English
Cost: Free
 
Diabetes
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Insulin Booklet
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Insulin Booklet
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Basic facts about insulin and its use in controlling diabetes, including types of insulin and brand names, and insulin devices, including needles and syringes, pens, jet injectors and pumps. Provides insulin safety tips and warning signs of high or low blood sugar. (Previous item number: 594Y)
Available: in print, online
Language: English
Cost: Free
 
Heart Health
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Cholesterol
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Cholesterol
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Cholesterol is a fat-like material in your blood that can increase your risk of heart disease. Learn how to find out if you have high cholesterol and what you can do to reduce it. (Previous item number: 530X)
Available: online, as pdf
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Healthy Heart Handbook for Women
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Healthy Heart Handbook for Women
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The handbook provideds information on women's heart disease and practical suggestions for reducing your own personal risk of heart-related problems. It also provides tips on how to live a healthier and longer life, by taking action steps to prevent and control heart disease risk factors. You'll also find new tips on following a nutritious eating plan, tailoring your physical activity program to your particular goals, quitting smoking, and getting your whole family involved in heart healthy living.
Available: as pdf
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Heart Health for Women
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Heart Health for Women
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Heart disease is a leading cause of death in the U.S. Learn the signs of heart disease, including the "silent" symptoms, and get tips on how to lower your risk. (Previous item number: 553Y)
Available: in print, online, as pdf
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
 
Lupus
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Do I Have Lupus?
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Do I Have Lupus?
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Lupus is a disease in which the immune system attacks the body's healthy cells and tissues. Learn about the three main types, their symptoms, who is affected and how lupus is diagnosed and treated in adults. Learn the signs and symptoms, how if affects someone over time and how it is diagnosed, available treatments, and how to get help. (Previous item number: 562M)
Available: online
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Many Shades of Lupus
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Many Shades of Lupus
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This booklet contains general information about lupus. It describes what lupus is, the different forms of lupus, its symptoms, causes, coping strategies, diagnosis, and treatment options. It also discusses how lupus affects people of different races and ethnicities. Information is also provided on current research.
Available: online
Language: English
Cost: Free
 
Mental Health
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A Parent's Guide to Autism Spectrum Disorder
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A Parent's Guide to Autism Spectrum Disorder
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This guide is intended to help parents understand what autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is, recognize common signs and symptoms, and find the resources they need.
Available: online, as pdf, e-reader
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Anxiety Disorders
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Anxiety Disorders
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This booklet describes the symptoms of anxiety disorders, causes of these conditions, and describes effective treatments. (Previous item number: 556G)
Available: online, as pdf
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
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Discusses symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatments of this disorder which affects many children and young people. (Previous item number: 326H)
Available: online, as pdf
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (Easy-to-Read)
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An easy-to-read booklet of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
Available: online, as pdf
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Bipolar Disorder (Easy to Read)
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Bipolar Disorder (Easy to Read)
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An easy-to-read booklet on Bipolar Disorder that explains what it is, when it starts and how to get help.
Available: online, as pdf
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Bipolar Disorder in Children and Adolescents: A Parent's Guide
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Bipolar Disorder in Children and Adolescents: A Parent's Guide
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This booklet is a guide for parents who think their child may have symptoms of bipolar disorder, or parents whose child has been diagnosed.
Available: online, as pdf
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Bipolar Disorder in Children and Teens (Easy to Read)
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Bipolar Disorder in Children and Teens (Easy to Read)
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An easy-to-read booklet on Bipolar Disorder in children and teens that explains what it is, when it starts and how to get help.
Available: online, as pdf
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Borderline Personality Disorder
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Borderline Personality Disorder
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A booklet describing the signs, symptoms, treatment options, and current research on borderline personality disorder.
Available: online, as pdf, e-reader
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Depression
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A detailed booklet that describes Depression symptoms, causes, and treatments, with information on getting help and coping.
Available: online, as pdf, e-reader
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Depression Fact Sheet
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Depression Fact Sheet
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Outlines the three main types of depression, its causes, symptoms, and how to learn more. (Previous item number: 547W)
Available: in print, online, as pdf
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Depression and Cancer
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Depression and Cancer
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This brochure describes the signs and symptoms of depression and how it is linked to other illnesses, including cancer.
Available: online, as pdf
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Depression and College Students
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Depression and College Students
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Many people experience the first symptoms of depression during their college years. This booklet describes what depression is, how it affects college students, and treatment options.
Available: online, as pdf, e-reader
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Depression and HIV or AIDS
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Depression and HIV or AIDS
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This brochure describes the signs and symptoms of depression and how it is linked to other illnesses, including HIV/AIDS.
Available: online, as pdf
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Depression and High School Students
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Depression and High School Students
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Answers to students' frequently asked questions about depression.
Available: online, as pdf
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Depression and Parkinson's Disease
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Depression and Parkinson's Disease
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This brochure describes the signs and symptoms of depression and how it is linked to other illnesses, including Parkinson's disease.
Available: online, as pdf
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Depression and Stroke
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Depression and Stroke
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This brochure describes the signs and symptoms of depression and how it is linked to other illnesses, including stroke.
Available: online, as pdf
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Depression in Women
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Depression in Women
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An easy-to-read booklet on depression in women that explains what it is, when it starts, how long it lasts, and how to get help.
Available: online, as pdf
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD): When Worry Gets Out of Control
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Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD): When Worry Gets Out of Control
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A brochure on generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) that explains the signs, symptoms, and treatment.
Available: online, as pdf
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Helping Children Cope With Disaster
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Helping Children Cope With Disaster
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Environmental disasters can be overwhelming for children. Includes common reactions by age group, useful tips on what to expect, and how to help your child adjust. (Previous item number: 390K)
Available: as pdf
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Helping Children and Adolescents Cope with Violence and Disasters: What Parents Can Do
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Helping Children and Adolescents Cope with Violence and Disasters: What Parents Can Do
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A booklet that describes what parents can do to help children and adolescents cope with violence and disasters.
Available: online, as pdf
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Meditation
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Meditation
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Meditation is a mind-body practice in complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). Practicing meditation can change how a person relates to the flow of emotions and thoughts.
Available: online, as pdf
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Men and Depression
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Men and Depression
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Men and women may experience depression very differently. This brochure describes common signs and symptoms, and treatment options for depression in men.
Available: online, as pdf
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: When Unwanted Thoughts Take Over
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Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: When Unwanted Thoughts Take Over
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A brochure on obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) that explains the signs, symptoms, and treatments.

Language: English
Cost: Free
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Older Adults and Depression
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Older Adults and Depression
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Depression is not a normal part of aging. This brochure describes the signs, symptoms, and treatment options of depression in older adults.
Available: online, as pdf, e-reader
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Panic Disorder: When Fear Overwhelms
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Panic Disorder: When Fear Overwhelms
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A brochure on Panic Disorder that explains the signs, symptoms and treatments.
Available: online, as pdf
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
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Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
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A booklet on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) that explains what it is, treatment options, and how to get help.
Available: online, as pdf, e-reader
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
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An easy-to-read booklet on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) that explains what it is, when it starts, how long it lasts, and how to get help.
Available: online, as pdf
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Schizophrenia
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Schizophrenia
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A detailed booklet that describes symptoms, causes, and treatments, with information on getting help and coping.
Available: online, as pdf, e-reader
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Social Phobia (Social Anxiety Disorder): Always Embarrassed
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Social Phobia (Social Anxiety Disorder): Always Embarrassed
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Social phobia is a strong fear of being judged by others and of being embarrassed. This fear can be so strong that it gets in the way of going to work or school or doing other everyday things. Learn about the signs, symptoms, causes and treatment options.
Available: online, as pdf
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Suicide in America: Frequently Asked Questions
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Suicide in America: Frequently Asked Questions
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A brief overview of the statistics on depression and suicide with information on depression treatments and suicide prevention
Available: online, as pdf
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Treatment of Children with Mental Illness
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Treatment of Children with Mental Illness
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Answers to frequently asked questions about the treatment of mental disorders in children.
Available: online, as pdf
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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Women and Depression: Discovering Hope
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Women and Depression: Discovering Hope
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A booklet that describes the symptoms, treatment and factors contributing to depression that are unique to women.A booklet that describes the symptoms, treatment and factors contributing to depression that are unique to women.
Available: online, as pdf, e-reader
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
 
Skin Health
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Fever Blisters and Canker Sores
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Fever Blisters and Canker Sores
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Explains causes, treatments, and research on these mouth infections. (Previous item number: 386K)
Available: online
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Handout on Health: Scleroderma
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Handout on Health: Scleroderma
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This booklet contains general information about scleroderma. It describes what scleroderma is, its causes, and treatment options. Information is also provided on current research.
Available: online
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Questions & Answers About Vitiligo
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Questions & Answers About Vitiligo
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This booklet contains general information about vitiligo. It describes what vitiligo is, its causes, and treatment options. Information is also provided on current research.
Available: online
Language: English
Cost: Free
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Sun Safety: Save Your Skin!
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Sun Safety: Save Your Skin!
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Sun safety is never out of season. Summer's arrival means it's time for picnics, trips to the pool and beach-and a spike in the number of sunburns. But winter skiers and fall hikers should be as wary of the sun's rays as swimmers. People who work outdoors need to take precautions, too.
Available: online, as pdf
Languages: English and Spanish
Cost: Free
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What You Need to Know About Melanoma and Other Skin Cancers
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What You Need to Know About Melanoma and Other Skin Cancers
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Learning about medical care for skin cancer can help you take an active part in making choices about your care. This booklet tells about: diagnosis, treatment and how to do a skin self-exam.
Available: online, as pdf
Language: English
Cost: Free
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