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Labor
Labor usually starts two weeks before or after the estimated date of delivery. No one knows exactly what triggers the onset of labor.
Labor and Delivery
Detailed information on labor and delivery
Lactose Intolerance
Lactose intolerance is when your body can’t break down or digest lactose. Lactose is a sugar found in milk and milk products. Lactose intolerance happens when your small intestine does not make enough of a digestive juice (enzyme) called lactase. Lactase is needed to break down the lactose in food so it can be absorbed by your body.
Landau-Kleffner Syndrome
Detailed information on Landau-Kleffner syndrome, including signs, diagnosis, and treatment
Language Disorders
Detailed information on the most common types of language disorders, including aphasia and Landau-Kleffner syndrome
Laryngeal Cancer (Cancer of the Larynx)
Detailed information on laryngeal cancer (cancer of the larynx), including symptoms, cause, risk factors, diagnosis, and treatment
Laser Surgery for Lesions and Skin Conditions
Detailed information on laser surgery for skin conditions
Laser Surgery Overview
Detailed information on laser surgery and what types of surgeries may be performed with lasers
Latching On or Sucking
Detailed information on ineffective latch-on or sucking during breastfeeding
Latex Allergy
Symptoms of latex allergy include watery or itchy eyes, wheezing, hives, flushing or a skin rash, itching, or swelling.

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