Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS) is a complex and painful condition that can cause significant changes to a patient’s quality of life. The earlier the disease is caught the easier it is to combat symptoms and possible damage.
Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) is a genetic disorder wherein clusters of cysts develop in the kidneys. The cysts are noncancerous fluid-filled sacs that can grow very large and result in serious complications.
When a patient is diagnosed with cervical cancer or precancerous cells there are several different surgical options that a patient may be presented with. It is important to be informed about all options in order to make the best decision for your health.
The colon, or large intestine, is a long hollow tube at the bottom of the digestive tract. Colorectal polyps are small clumps of cells that form on the lining of the colon. Most polyps are harmless, but over time, certain types of polyps can develop into cancer, which, if left undetected, can be fatal.
Radon gas is a dangerous element that can be harming your body, specifically your lungs, without you even knowing it. Unfortunately many people will not know they are suffering from exposure until they have severe damage or cancer of the lungs. It is important to understand what radon is and its role it plays in lung cancer.
Losing Weight Takes Commitment, and a Plan of Action There are many reasons why the beginning of a new year is the most popular time for setting weight loss goals. Weight loss is ranked as the number one New Year's resolution among Americans. Considering that many American's resolve to lose weight in the New Year and 78.6 million are obese, less than one third are successful at achieving their goals. Losing weight not only takes commitment, but also a plan of action.