Psoriasis is a fairly common skin disorder affecting around eight million Americans. A person of any race or age can be stricken; however, it is more common in Caucasians and appears most often between the ages of...
According to the Lungevity Foundation, one out of every 16 people will be diagnosed with lung cancer - an average rate of one new diagnosis every 2.3 minutes. What many people don't know is that...
Migraine headaches are more severe than a typical headache. The pain is more intense and they're accompanied by a host of other symptoms from nausea to visual disturbances. Migraines are either episodic (occurring...
Across the United States, approximately 1.5 million people suffer from Rheumatoid Arthritis. The autoimmune disease primarily affects the joints and can cause damage throughout the body. It differs from other forms of arthritis in that it...
If you've recently been diagnosed with diabetes, you may want to look into Medicare. Medicare is a health insurance program that's specifically available to senior citizens. When suffering from diabetes, you'll notice that there are an...
You've probably met someone who looks much younger than they actually are. And in these cases, it's easy to assume that people like this were born with good genes--that they’re genetically predisposed to look 10 years younger. While there are...
If you were to ask people randomly whether weight loss was one of their goals, you'd be hard pressed to find someone who's completely happy with their health and fitness. When embarking on...
COPD, or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is a term for a number of different, progressive disorders that affect the lungs. In the United States, about 16 million people are known to have COPD, and doctors believe that...