Adult Health Library

Adult Diseases and Conditions: C

  • Calculating a Due Date

    First, determine the first day of your last menstrual period. Next, count back 3 calendar months and add 1 year and 7 days to that date.

  • Calculating Calories and Fat Grams

    Here's a formula to help you figure out how many calories and fat grams you need each day to maintain your current weight.

  • Calluses and Corns

    Detailed information on calluses and corns

  • Cancer and Tobacco

    All tobacco products, from cigarettes to snuff, contain toxins, carcinogens, and nicotine, an addictive substance.

  • Cancer Rehabilitation

    Detailed information on cancer rehabilitation, including members of the rehabilitation team

  • Cancer Treatment: Overview

    Detailed information on the most common types of cancer treatment, including surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, hormone therapy, immunotherapy, biological therapy, and cancer clinical trials

  • Car Safety

    Detailed information on car safety

  • Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

    Carbon monoxide poisoning is a life-threatening emergency that occurs when carbon monoxide (CO) fumes are inhaled.

  • Carcinoid Tumor

    Carcinoid tumor is a rare type of tumor that grows slowly.

  • Cardiac Catheterization

    In cardiac catheterization (often called cardiac cath), a very small hollow tube, or catheter, is advanced from a blood vessel in the groin or arm through the aorta into the heart. Once it is in place, several diagnostic and treatment procedures can be done using catheterization.

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