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Foot Care for People with Diabetes

. You may be less likely to notice pain. As a result, you may not realize you have a cut or another ... size, shape, or color. Also get care right away if you notice any signs of infection around a wound

Testicular Cancer Screening

might also notice heaviness or aching in your lower belly or scrotum. Always let your doctor know ... if you notice any changes in your testicles or swelling of the scrotum. Diagnosis of Testicular


. A curve can get worse over time. Tell your healthcare provider if you notice a change in your ... healthcare provider if you notice a change in your spine, a change in leg length, or new or worse

How to Clean and Dress an Incision

, irritation, or drainage. If you notice any, call your health care provider. Wet a cotton swab with warm

NFPA 704: Understanding Hazard Warning Labels

; first-aid; warning labels; special notice; understanding warning labels; se1020a; 82563; standard precautions

Rheumatoid Arthritis: The Treatment

yourself. If you notice pain, take a break. Be creative. Think of ways to modify daily activities ... If you notice a significant increase in pain, redness, warmth or swelling in your joints If you have

Tennis Elbow

your tennis elbow. Ice can be helpful if you start it soon after you first notice elbow pain. Using

Arthritis of the Hand

joint in your hand can cause arthritis. Symptoms You might notice symptoms in several joints of your


if you faint or feel like you might faint. You may notice when your pacemaker sends an electrical

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD): Treatment

answer is false. Call your provider anytime you notice your symptoms getting worse or have signs of an infection.


Breathing is something your body does automatically. More often than not, you probably don't notice

Living with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

health care provider anytime you notice your symptoms getting worse or have signs of an infection.

Rheumatoid Arthritis: The Disease

your pain. When starting an exercise program be sure to pace yourself. If you notice pain, take a ... Your Healthcare Provider If you experience side effects from your medicine If you notice a


not cause any symptoms. However, if you develop diverticulitis, you will probably notice one or more

Sinus Bradycardia

system. You may not notice any symptoms with sinus bradycardia, but you might get some symptoms such as


. Most people first notice it as gradual joint pain and stiffness. The most common places to get

Melanoma Screening

.   What to Report to Your Healthcare Provider If you notice any moles on your body have changed in

Allergic Reaction: Angioedema

develops. Allergic Reaction: Angioedema If you have allergies, you may notice that your eyes or

Cardiac Catheterization

pain that gets worse, or if you notice bleeding or bulging of skin at the catheter site. Let them


don’t notice any vision changes at first. But as the cataract gets worse, the eye has a harder time

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