Archive Sarah A. Marshall MD

Breastfeeding

Top of the pageBreastfeedingBreastfeeding is feeding a baby breast milk directly from the breast or from a bottle after expressing the milk with a pump. Breast milk provides the best nutrition for a baby in the first 6 months of life. Other foods, such as cereal, are...

Birth Control

Top of the pageBirth ControlBirth control is any method used to prevent pregnancy. Another word for birth control is contraception (say "kon-truh-SEP-shun"). The only sure way to prevent pregnancy is to not have sex. But finding a good method of birth control can help...

Genital Herpes

Top of the pageGenital HerpesGenital herpes is an infection that is spread through sexual contact. It may cause skin blisters and sores in the genital area but often causes no visible symptoms. Some people may have only a single outbreak of herpes. Other people will...

Collagen

Collagen is a protein that forms the strong, flexible white fibers of the body’s bone, cartilage, and connective tissue (such as tendons, ligaments, and skin).

Collagen

Collagen is a protein that forms the strong, flexible white fibers of the body’s bone, cartilage, and connective tissue (such as tendons, ligaments, and skin).

Lymph Nodes

Lymph nodes are part of the lymph system, which carries lymph fluid, nutrients, and waste material between the body tissues and the bloodstream. The lymph system is also an important part of the immune system, the body’s defense system against disease. The lymph nodes (sometimes called lymph glands) filter lymph fluid…

Lymph Nodes

Lymph nodes are part of the lymph system, which carries lymph fluid, nutrients, and waste material between the body tissues and the bloodstream. The three most common sites of swollen lymph nodes are the neck, armpit, and groin. The lymph system is also an important part of the immune system, the body’s defense system…

Lymph Nodes

Lymph nodes are part of the lymph system, which carries lymph fluid, nutrients, and waste material between the body tissues and the bloodstream. The lymph system is also an important part of the immune system, the body’s defense system against disease. The lymph nodes (sometimes called lymph glands) filter lymph fluid…

Ganglios linfáticos

Los ganglios linfáticos son parte del sistema linfático, que transporta líquido linfático, nutrientes y material de desecho entre los tejidos del cuerpo y el torrente sanguíneo. Los tres sitios más comunes donde se inflaman los ganglios son el cuello, las axilas y la ingle. El sistema linfático también es una parte…

Lymph Nodes

Lymph nodes are part of the lymph system, which carries lymph fluid, nutrients, and waste material between the body tissues and the bloodstream. The three most common sites of swollen lymph nodes are the neck, armpit, and groin. The lymph system is also an important part of the immune system, the body’s defense system…

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