AHRQ--Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality: Advancing Excellence in Health Care

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Health Topics

  • Diabetes

    Diabetes

    Diabetes can damage eyes, kidneys, and nerves and cause heart disease and stroke. Explore our short,easy-to-read treatment summaries to learn more about medicines to treat and control type 1, type 2, and gestational diabetes.

  • Heart Conditions

    Heart Conditions

    Coronary artery disease, high blood pressure, and high cholesterol increase the risk of death for men and women. Explore our short, easy-to-read treatment summaries to compare the benefits, risks, and possible side effects of treatments for these and other heart conditions.

  • Men’s Health

    Mens Health

    From prostate cancer to heart disease, explore our short, easy-to-read treatment summaries to compare the benefits, risks, and possible side effects of treatments for men’s health conditions.

  • Mental Health

    Mental Health

    View our resources that cover the possible benefits, risks, and side effects of treatments for mental health conditions.

  • Muscle, Bone & Joint

    Muscle Bone and Joint

    Arthritis, broken hips, low bone density, and torn rotator cuffs are all health conditions that affect daily activities. Explore your treatment options for muscle, bone, and joint conditions.

  • Pediatric Health

    Heart Conditions

    Allergies, ADHD, obesity, and cystic fibrosis are all conditions that may affect children and teens. Explore treatment options for these and other pediatric health issues.

  • Women’s Health

    Women's Health

    Explore our short, easy-to-read treatment summaries that cover topics such as breast cancer, osteoporosis, heart disease, and OB/GYN issues.

  • Other Common Conditions

    Mental Health

    Explore our resources that compare treatment options for a variety of common health conditions, including sleep apnea, acid reflux, hepatitis C, and migraines.