AIDS is caused by the human immunodeficiency virus, which kills or impairs cells of
the immune system and progressively destroys the body’s ability to fight infections
and certain cancers.
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.