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Health Encyclopedia

Health Encyclopedia

At MedStar Family Choice, we believe an informed patient is one of the essential ingredients to better health and healing. That’s why we’ve provided this patient-friendly health information resource.

The health information on A.D.A.M. is not intended to replace the advice of licensed medical professionals. Serious health concerns should be discussed with your personal physician.

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Health Centers

Read in-depth prevention tips, diagnosis and treatment information, breaking health news and more. 

Health Risk Assessments

Take one of 16 Health Risk Assessments to get recommendations based on your specific health risks:



Care Guides

Care Guides provide step-by-step information on living with a chronic condition such as arthritis, asthma, diabetes, high cholesterol, hypertension and more.

Health Encyclopedia

The Health Encyclopedia is a continuously updated database of more than 1,600 diseases and conditions, injuries, symptoms, medical tests and surgeries.

Wellness Tools

Try these Wellness Tools — interactive calculators to help track and evaluate the following:

Drug Database

The Drug Notes contains information about generic and brand name medications. Includes side effects and instructions on how to take medications.

The Drug Interaction Checker helps consumers check for interactions between prescription drugs, over the counter medications, and supplements.

This page was last updated on 11/01/12

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