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Get information about the types of tests done to diagnose diseases and medical conditions, as well as the treatments that are available today, in this section.

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Magnet Therapy and Diabetic Neuropathy

Magnets have been used for centuries in China, India, and Egypt for their alleged healing powers. Learn more about the benefits magnet therapy can do for your ailment in this article.


10 Uses for Botox That Aren't Wrinkle-Related

10 Uses for Botox That Aren't Wrinkle-Related

Although Botox made its name as a wrinkle-filler, doctors have found many other uses for it. Learn 10 other uses for Botox at HowStuffWorks. See more »

What is involved in hCG diet treatments?

What is involved in hCG diet treatments?

In pregnant women, hCG causes the body to use up stored fat to provide calories to the fetus. What is involved in hCG diet treatments in this article. See more »

X-ray Pictures

X-ray Pictures

These x-ray pictures explore the human body, diseases, conditions and implants. See x-ray pictures to see the amazing images of the human body. See more »

How can acupressure relieve sinus congestion?

How can acupressure relieve sinus congestion?

Acupressure is a simple and safe method of relieving sinus congestion. Learn how acupressure can relieve sinus congestion from this article. See more »

X-ray Radiation Quiz

X-ray Radiation Quiz

X-rays have revolutionized medical treatments, but they also produce unhealthy radiation. Take this X-ray radiation quiz to test your knowledge. See more »

5 Things to Know About X-Ray Radiation

5 Things to Know About X-Ray Radiation

X-ray radiation is used in a variety of places. While it can be helpful, there are also risks. Here are five things to know about X-ray radiation. See more »

Would an ultrasound help detect fluid in the lungs?

Would an ultrasound help detect fluid in the lungs?

Would an ultrasound help detect fluid in the lungs? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn more about how ultrasound helps detect fluid in the lungs in this article. See more »

Where can you get a pulmonary function test?

Where can you get a pulmonary function test?

Where can you get a pulmonary function test? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn where you can get a pulmonary function test from this article. See more »

Where can you get a bronchoscopy?

Where can you get a bronchoscopy?

Where can you get a bronchoscopy? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn more about where you can get a bronchoscopy from this article. See more »

Myofascial Release

Myofascial Release

Myofascial release (MFR), though not widely recognized, has stood the test of time as a powerful healing tool. Learn about myofascial release. See more »