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Alternate Names : Dysmenorrhea. Menstrual cramps are the pain and cramping some women experience during their monthly periods. The term dysmenorrhea usually refers to pain and cramps severe enough to prevent normal activity






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Concussion

Alternate Names : Closed Head Injury, Postconcussive Syndrome

Concussion | Symptoms & Signs | Diagnosis & Tests | Prevention & Expectations | Treatment & Monitoring

What can be done to prevent the injury?

Sports safety guidelines should be followed for children, adolescents, and adults. Helmets and seat belts are especially important in the prevention of head injuries leading to concussions.


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Concussion: Treatment & Monitoring

Author: James Warson, MD
Reviewer: Eileen McLaughlin, RN, BSN
Date Reviewed: 02/14/01



Presbyopia is an eye condition in which the lens loses the ability to focus over time





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