Health Library

Hives

Hives is a harmless skin condition that is caused by an increased blood flow and fluid in the dermis, resulting in the appearance of red raised areas on the skin. Hives may vary from a few millimeters...
More Info >>
Health Encyclopedia -Search by letter

Today's Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Calculator: Children's BMI Calculator
Podcast: Podcast: Could You Have Prediabetes?
Quiz: Allergies Quiz
Risk Assesment: Substance Abuse Assessment
Today in Health News

How Older People Can Head Off Dangerous Drug Interactions

Taking multiple medications and supplements could cause serious problems, FDA warns

Healthy Living
Health Center
Your Family

Sign Up Today for Free e-Newsletters

Get the latest in medical technology, research and disease prevention sent to your inbox.
Find a doctor or make an appointment:
General Information: 314.747.3000
One Barnes-Jewish Hospital Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63110
© Copyright 1997-2016, Barnes-Jewish Hospital. All Rights Reserved.