Conjunctivitis is a common condition year round. But in the winter, it seems to be more prevalent. The following article gives some prevention tips to avoid conjunctivitis.
Death is certainly something that will come to us all. It is interesting and medically important to understand the categories and risks of the most common causes of death.
Recent Celebrities hospitalized appear to have a direct link to Lupus. Toni Braxton and Selena Gomez have both had medical complications associated with a chronic illness.
Is the Flu too Common? I bet it would be nearly impossible for you to guess how many deaths in the United States were related to…
Foot Care and Diabetes go hand in hand when it comes to someone with either Type I Diabetes or Type II Diabetes. There are many complications with Diabetes including: kidneys, heart, metabolic syndrome, vision changes, and other organ damage.
Why are there Medical Errors? This question seems to be an easy question to answer, at least superficially. There are mistakes that happen every day…
A blood clot in the legs is also called a Deep Vein Thrombosis. It is typically found in the deep veins of the legs. If the blood clot breaks off and goes to the lungs (Pulmonary Embolism) or Brain (Stroke) – it can be life threatening.
CTE is a brain disease that is often found in those individuals with repetitive brain trauma. CTE is Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy. A protein, called Tau, forms in the brain following these episodes of injury. The protein causes “clumps” to form. When these clumps begin to spread throughout the Brain, it cause death to the brain cells.
What is Gardasil? Gardasil Vaccine is one of the few available vaccines for HPV. Human Papillomavirus or more commonly known as HPV is a virus that is…
Breast Cancer Awareness comes every October…but that doesn’t diminish the importance of being aware of breast cancer. The following are important reminders in Women’s Health: