This procedure permanently removes a thin layer of the lining of the uterus (endometrium). It is used to stop or reduce abnormal bleeding in the uterus.
Nasal surgery may be done at your doctor’s office, a surgery center, or a hospital. Follow any directions your doctor gives you on how to get ready.
High blood pressure, or hypertension, increases the risk for coronary heart disease (heart attack) and stroke (brain attack).
An adjustment disorder is an unhealthy emotional or behavioral reaction to a stressful event or change in a person’s life. The response happens within 3 months of the stressful event.
Obesity is when a teen has too much body fat. Obesity is a serious, long-term disease.
Bulimia nervosa is an eating disorder. A child with bulimia overeats or binges uncontrollably. This overeating may be followed by self-induced throwing up (purging).