Health Library

Ear Tubes

When sound waves reach the ear, they are gathered by the funnel-shaped outer ear and channeled into the middle ear. At the opening to the middle ear, sound waves hit the tympanic membrane, or eardrum....
More Info >>
Health Encyclopedia -Search by letter

Today's Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Calculator: Calorie Burn Rate Calculator
Podcast: Podcast: Rotating Shift Work Raises Diabetes Risk
Quiz: Activity Quiz
Risk Assesment: Crohn's Disease Risk Assessment
Today in Health News

Timing of Lunch, Recess May Determine What Kids Eat

Study found children who ate first consumed more vegetables, while those who played first wasted less food

RECENT HEALTH NEWS
The health library is currently experiencing some technical difficulties. We are working to resolve the issues now and apologize for the inconvenience.
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 1997-2017, Barnes-Jewish Hospital. All Rights Reserved.