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Thyroid cancer

Apr 14, 2014 - For people diagnosed with the most common forms of thyroid cancer, the prognosis is usually excellent

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

Uterine fibroids

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

Arteriosclerosis / atherosclerosis

04 08, 2014

Thyroid nodules

Apr 04, 2014 - Most thyroid nodules — lumps in the thyroid gland — cause no problems. But nodules that affect swallowing, produce excess thyroid hormone or are malignant require treatment

Torn meniscus

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


Mar 28, 2014 - Glomerulonephritis affects your kidneys' filtering function. Complications include high blood pressure, protein in the urine (proteinuria) and kidney failure

Pancreatic cancer

Mar 27, 2014 - Pancreatic cancer is often fatal. Find out which new treatments offer hope


Mar 25, 2014 - In myelofibrosis, healthy bone marrow is replaced with scar tissue, leading to severe anemia and fatigue

Feb. 23, 2012