Go

Health Library

Health Library

Cesarean Delivery

There are several potential complications associated with this procedure that should be discussed with a doctor prior to surgery.


Health Encyclopedia -Search by letter
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Today’s Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Animation:
Calculator: Calorie Burn Rate Tool
Clinical Wizard:
Podcast:
Quiz: Vision Quiz
Risk Assesment: Breast Cancer Risk Assessment
Video:

Today in Health News

5.5 Million Die Early From Air Pollution Worldwide

More than half of these fatalities occur in China and India, research shows

Health Tip of the Day

Medication Safety Site

For a helpful website that provides a wealth of information regarding the safe use of medications, visit the Institute for Safe Medication Practices. The site offers articles on the right way to use inhalers, suppositories, patches, eye drops and eardrops, along with a list of dangerous drug mix-ups to watch for, herbal alerts and frequent dosing errors.

Healthy Living

Back and Neck Care
Millions of Americans suffer from back pain every year. The reasons for the pain are many, including bad posture, accidents, improper lifting, obesity, and weak muscles. Practice prevention to minimize your risk for back pain — get regular exercise, lose any excess weight, and learn good posture.

Health Centers

Asthma
Are you all too familiar with the coughing and wheezing that remind you that you have asthma? Asthma can be a serious problem, but it doesn’t have to stop you in your tracks. With the help of your health care team, you can keep your asthma under control.

Your Family

Children's Health
Enjoy good health at every age: know your body and how it works, eat well and stay active, and follow a plan for disease prevention.

Sign Up Today for Free e-Newsletters

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.