New and Updated


Apr 15, 2014 - Stroke occurs when the blood supply to part of your brain is interrupted, depriving brain tissue of oxygen and nutrients. Stroke is a medical emergency

Complex regional pain syndrome

Apr 12, 2014 - Complex regional pain syndrome is a chronic, painful disease that typically affects an arm or leg that was recently injured or infected

Progressive supranuclear palsy

Apr 10, 2014 - Progressive supranuclear palsy — a syndrome with many similarities to Parkinson's disease — has no effective treatment, but certain medications and self-care measures can help

Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease

Apr 10, 2014 - Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease is associated with obesity and diabetes. Lifestyle changes may prevent it from becoming serious

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Apr 09, 2014 - Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) — often known as Lou Gehrig's disease — is a degenerative condition causing loss of control of voluntary muscles

Uterine fibroids

Apr 09, 2014 - Uterine fibroids are noncancerous tumors of the uterus. Medical therapy and surgical procedures can shrink or remove uterine fibroids


04 06, 2014

Enlarged heart

Apr 03, 2014 - Enlarged heart is often a sign of a serious heart condition. Find out causes and treatments for enlarged heart


Mar 29, 2014 - Ataxia describes lack of muscle coordination while performing voluntary movements. A sign of an underlying condition, ataxia can affect any part of your body

Torn meniscus

Mar 28, 2014 - Twisting the knee can cause a common knee injury known as a torn meniscus. Treatment sometimes includes surgery

Aug. 17, 2013