Chronic Dry Eye

Overview Chronic dry eye is an inflammatory disorder of tears and the surface of the eye, also called the ocular surface. It encompasses a group...

Cervical Cancer

Overview Cancer of the cervix is second only to breast cancer as the most common type of cancer found in women worldwide. It affects an...

Breastfeeding

Overview Breastfeeding is one of the best ways to ensure your baby's health and development. It's a convenient, cost-effective, natural way to feed your baby. Breastfeeding...

Breast Cancer

Overview Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women, other than skin cancer, and the second deadliest cancer in U.S. women; lung cancer is...

Blood Donation and Transfusion

  Overview Every year, nearly five million Americans need blood transfusions. An estimated 43,000 pints (or units) of donated blood are used each day in the...

Birth Control Pills

Overview Since the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved "the pill" in 1960, it has become the most popular and one of the most...

Bipolar Disorder

Overview Bipolar disorder can be one of the most distinct and dramatic of mental illnesses. It is characterized by intense episodes of elation or irritability...

Bacterial Vaginosis

Overview Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is the most common of three vaginal infections that fall under the category known as vaginitis. The other two infections are...

Asthma Disorders

Overview Asthma is a lung condition that makes the primary airways—known as the bronchi—in the lungs swollen and inflamed all of the time. People who...

Anxiety Disorders

Overview Anxiety is the anticipation of danger, a negative event or a negative outcome. Nearly all people experience anxiety at times. An anxiety disorder is...

MOST POPULAR

Acupuncture

Overview Acupuncture is an important component of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) that involves the insertion of thin needles at specific bodily points (acupoints), most of...

Summer Servings for Senior Citizens

Summer Servings for Senior Citizens During a steamy summer, many of us, understandably, avoid the heat of the kitchen. For older adults, the heat is...

Flu/Colds

Overview The flu, or influenza, is a viral disease of the respiratory tract—the nose, throat, bronchial tubes and lungs—and is highly contagious. It is spread...

Soulmate & Responsibility for Contraception

Most Men Take Responsibility for Contraception About six in 10 sexually active single men in the United States are taking responsibility for birth control, government health...

HOT NEWS

error: Content is protected !!