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Mad Cow Disease (Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy)
BSE is a cattle disease, and vCJD is the equivalent disease in humans. Both are fatal brain diseases. Researchers believe that people become infected by eating beef contaminated with BSE.
Maintaining Weight Loss
Keeping extra weight off requires effort and commitment, just as losing weight does.
Major Depression
You may have depression if you have a persistent sad or "empty" mood, or if you find it difficult to concentrate or make decisions.
Making the Home Environment Safe
Here are some suggestions: Make sure lighting in hallways and on stairs is adequate. Secure area rugs to prevent falls and slips. Outdoors, make certain railings, gates, and fences are secure and in good repair.
Malaria
Detailed information on malaria, including symptoms, risk factors, diagnosis, treatment, prevention, and information for travelers
Male Factor Infertility
Problems with the production and maturation of sperm are the most common causes of male infertility.
Male Growth and Development
Detailed information on male growth and development
Manage Your Medications
Detailed information on learning to manage your medication, especially if you are taking several, and treating different conditions
Management After Surgery
Detailed information on recovering from hand surgery
Managing Stress
A nutritious, well-balanced diet and exercise can keep your body fit and able to resist disease, and exercise is an excellent way to elevate your mood.

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