Category: Health

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…

Lung cancer represents the negative result of abnormal cells growing in the lungs, organs that have the mission to take in oxygen and release carbon dioxide every time an individual inhales and exhales.…

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) represents a recurrent gastrointestinal disorder characterized by pain in the abdominal area, food intolerance, bloating, alternating constipation and diarrhea, which represent…

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