Johns Hopkins Health - Spring 2012
Articles in this Issue
Heart failure—also known as congestive heart failure, or CHF—is a chronic but manageable condition that affects nearly 6 million Americans.
Health fairs are convenient places for quick checks such as cholesterol tests. Although pinprick cholesterol tests are fine for broad screenings to evaluate your heart health, they don’t tell the whole story.
Just because you weren’t allergic to certain foods as a child doesn’t mean you can’t develop allergies as an adult.
Get the latest news on health and wellness topics important to you and your family, all from the experts at Johns Hopkins Medicine.
There are no symptoms of prostate cancer when it is confined to the prostate and curable.
Children who are involved in assorted sports are engaging in regular, healthy physical activity. Just be wary of your kids taking on too much.
Get help and prevent a second “brain attack”
The new Johns Hopkins building gets the Monet treatment, using the master’s palette for innovations in light, color and nature to create a calming, healing environment for patients
You have options for breast reconstruction, even years after a mastectomy
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