Cholesterol Cholesterol is essential to life. But too much cholesterol in the blood is linked heart disease and stroke. Watch this Cholesterol animation to learn how cholesterol works in the body and what steps you can take to make healthy lifestyle changes. Launch Animation
Diabetes Detective: Uncovering the Complications Animation
Diabetes Detective: Uncovering the Complications Diabetes can affect vital organs in the body such as the eyes, the heart and blood vessels, the kidneys, and the nerves. Research demonstrates that taking preventive action impacts the progression of this disease. View Diabetes Detective: Uncovering the Complications to discover ways to positively impact your health. Launch Animation
Cataract Cataract surgery improves vision for many. A cataract is a cloudy area within the lens of the eye. Signs that you may have cataracts can include symptoms of decreased night vision, halos around lights, discolored vision, or sensitivity to glare. Launch Animation
Cerebral Aneurysm Animation
Cerebral Aneurysm Animation A cerebral aneurysm is a serious condition, but it can be surgically treated in a variety of ways. Also called an intracranial or brain aneurysm, a cerebral aneurysm is a bulging, weakened area in the artery wall, disrupting blood flow. Launch Animation
Diabetes Detective: Examining the Evidence Animation
Diabetes Detective: Examining the Evidence Did you know that diabetes is one of the leading causes of death and disability in the U.S.? Millions of people have diabetes or prediabetes and may be unaware. Research tells us it’s possible to prevent or delay the development of diabetes. View the Diabetes Detective to discover the facts that everyone needs to know. Launch Animation
Aneurysm Animation An aneurysm repair can save your life. An aneurysm is an abnormal widening or bulging in the wall of a blood vessel and occurs more often in arteries than in veins. Learn more in this animation. Launch Animation
Peripheral Vascular Disease Animation
Peripheral Vascular Disease Animation Peripheral vascular disease or PVD is a slow, progressive circulation disorder that may affect any of the veins, arteries, or lymph vessels. By viewing this animation, you can learn more about what you can do to prevent this disease. Launch Animation
Prostate Biopsy Animation
Prostate Biopsy Animation Facing a prostate biopsy? A prostate biopsy is a procedure in which samples of prostate tissue are removed with a special biopsy needle to determine if cancer or other abnormal cells are present. Become familiar with the basics of this procedure. Launch Animation
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Animation
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Animation Benign prostatic hyperplasia, or BPH, is a condition in which the prostate gland becomes enlarged and may cause problems associated with urination or pain. Take the worry out of these prostate symptoms. Learn about BPH, which can mimic symptoms of cancer. Launch Animation
Stroke Treatment Animation
Stroke Treatment Once a stroke occurs, what treatment is used? Treatment options vary based on the type, severity, and location of the stroke. Become more aware of these options and the importance of early, life-saving treatment. Launch Animation
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