Diagnosis and Treatment

August 3, 2017

Asthma

What is Asthma ? Asthma is a condition in which your airways narrow and swell and produce extra mucus. This can make breathing difficult and trigger […]
August 1, 2017

Thyroid Disorders

What Are Thyroid Problems ? The thyroid gland influences almost all of the metabolic processes in your body. Thyroid disorders can range from a small, harmless goiter (enlarged gland) that […]
August 1, 2017

Osteoporosis

What is Osteoporosis? Osteoporosis causes bones to become weak and brittle and may cause fracture. Osteoporosis-related fractures most commonly occur in the hip, wrist or spine. […]
August 1, 2017

Obesity

What is Obesity ? Obesity is defined as excess adipose tissue. Obesity is a leading cause of mortality, morbidity, disability, healthcare utilization and healthcare costs in […]
July 31, 2017

Hypertension

What is Hypertension? Hypertension, also known as high blood pressure is a long term medical condition in which the blood pressure in the arteries is persistently elevated. Blood pressure is expressed by two measurements, the systolic and diastolic pressures. […]
July 31, 2017

Hyperlipidemia or High Cholesterol

What is Hyperlipidemia ? Hyperlipidemia is having higher than recommended levels of cholesterol (lipids) in your blood. What are different types of cholesterol ? Low-density lipoprotein […]
July 31, 2017

Heart Disease

What is Coronary Artery Disease? Coronary artery disease develops when the major blood vessels that supply your heart with blood, oxygen and nutrients become damaged. Cholesterol-containing […]
July 31, 2017

Diabetes

What is Diabetes? Diabetes mellitus refers to a group of diseases that affect how your body uses blood sugar (glucose). If you have diabetes you have […]
July 31, 2017

Dementia

What is Dementia? Dementia describes a group of symptoms affecting memory, thinking and social abilities severely enough to interfere with daily functioning. Though dementia generally involves […]
July 31, 2017

Arthritis

Rheumatoid Arthritis vs Osteoarthritis What is Arthritis? Arthritis is inflammation of one or more of your joints. The main symptoms of arthritis are joint pain and […]