ACL injury

An active life that includes sports may also include the risk of a torn ACL. Reduce your risk, and know when to get treatment.

Acute kidney failure

Anorexia nervosa

Arteriovenous fistula

Atrial septal defect

Baker's cyst

Behcet's disease

Behcet's disease affects several body systems and causes a variety of signs and symptoms. Find out what it is and how it's treated.



Congenital heart defects in children

Deep vein thrombosis

Ebstein's anomaly

Ebstein's anomaly is a rare heart defect. Some people may not have any symptoms, but others may need treatment, including surgery.

Hamstring injury

Hashimoto's disease

Hashimoto's disease (chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis) causes thyroid gland inflammation and often an underactive thyroid (hypothyroidism). Treatment may involve thyroid hormone replacement medication.

Heart disease

Heart disease, usually thought of as blockages in the arteries that can cause a heart attack, can describe any medical condition affecting your heart.

Knee pain

Find out what could cause knee pain.

Membranous nephropathy


Myocarditis is a disease in which the heart muscle becomes inflamed and swollen, often as the result of an infection.


Neuroblastoma most commonly affects children age 5 and younger. It's the most common form of cancer in babies.

Osgood-Schlatter disease

Osgood-Schlatter disease can cause pain, swelling and tenderness below the kneecap. This common condition often affects young athletes involved in running, jumping and bending activities.


Posterior cruciate ligament injury

Less common than an ACL knee injury, a torn posterior cruciate ligament can be painful and sideline you for months. Find out more.

Prostate cancer

Pulmonary embolism

Swollen knee

Varicose veins

Varicose veins are enlarged veins commonly found close to your skin's surface. Self-help measures can prevent them from getting worse; removing them is an option.

Ventricular septal defect

Wilson's disease

April 11, 2014