Health Library

Laryngitis

The voice is actually sound that is made as air passes through the larynx or "voice box." When we inhale, the lungs fill up with air. Then, as we exhale during speech, the air travels up the trachea, ...
More Info >>
Health Encyclopedia -Search by letter

Today's Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Calculator: Target Heart Rate Calculator
Podcast: Podcast: Rotating Shift Work Raises Diabetes Risk
Quiz: Altitude Sickness Quiz
Risk Assesment: Breast Cancer Risk Assessment
Today in Health News

Optimism May Propel Women to a Longer Life

Upbeat outlook linked to lower risk of dying from cancer, heart disease and other causes, study says

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.