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 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.
Detailed information on Landau-Kleffner syndrome, including signs, diagnosis, and treatment
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
Symptoms of latex allergy include watery or itchy eyes, wheezing, hives, flushing or a skin rash, itching, or swelling.