Category: Health

Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma (NHL) represents a type of cancer that affects the lymphatic system, a complex network of organs, tissues and vessels, being part of the body’s immune system. Apart from distributing…

Osteoarthritis, also known as OA, represents a condition that causes joint inflammation, which is a consequence of cartilage degeneration. More specifically, it harms the slippery tissue between the bones,…

Mistaken for juvenile rheumatoid arthritis for decades, Lyme disease was only recognized as a separate condition in 1975 in Old Lyme, Connecticut, hence the name. It is an infectious disease transmitted…

All women experience menopause. As one’s body ages, it’s normal to expect gradual physical changes. In the recent years, there has been a boost in the number of women going through menopausal transition.…

The Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) is caused by the gastric acid reflux present in the esophagus (which represents the tube that connects the neck and the stomach). GERD usually occurs when the…

Multiple Sclerosis is a type of demyelinating disease, a disease in which the nervous system is damaged by the deterioration of the outer layer of the neurons, called myelin. This phenomenon affects the…

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