Health Library

Health Library

Ankylosing Spondylitis

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

Calculator: Cost of Drinking Tool
Clinical Wizard:
Quiz: Crime and Older Adults Quiz
Risk Assesment: Substance Abuse Assessment

Today in Health News

Why You Need Flexibility Exercises

Some joints lose up to half their motion with age, expert says

Health Tip of the Day

Don't Skip Two Days of Exercise

You're more likely to stick with an exercise program if you avoid taking two consecutive days off, says Utah exercise physiologist Richard Cotton. People who work out three or four times per week are less likely to skip exercising than those who work out one or two times per week.

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

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 1997-2015, Barnes-Jewish Hospital. All Rights Reserved.