Health

December 11, 2018

This Man’s Pitted Nails Turned Out to Be Psoriasis

The tiny dents had been developing over three years—and doctors diagnosed him with psoriasis. This is what psoriasis looks like—on your nails. Most people familiar with the chronic […]
December 11, 2018

Hepatitis C Increases Preterm Delivery Risk in HIV-Infected Women

New research suggests HCV coinfection is dangerous for pregnant women with HIV. Hepatitis C virus (HCV) coinfection increases the risk of preterm birth in women with HIV four-fold to […]
December 11, 2018

These 10 essential oils can kill persistent Lyme disease

A new study finds that essential oils from garlic cloves, myrrh trees, thyme leaves, and several other herbs can kill forms of Lyme disease bacteria. Some […]
December 11, 2018

Bill Of The Month: Ocrevus For Multiple Sclerosis Comes At A High Price

Shereese Hickson’s doctor wanted her to try a drug called Ocrevus for her multiple sclerosis. Trained as a medical billing coder, Hickson was shocked by the […]
December 11, 2018

I Have Rheumatoid Arthritis,” says Tennis Champ Caroline Wozniaki

Australian open winner announces she shas rheumatoid arthritis (RA) a chronic inflammatory disease of the joints. A look at how Caroline Wozniacki may cope with and […]
December 11, 2018

Expert analysis: the importance of testing in Crohn’s disease and colitis

The diagnosis of Crohn’s disease (CD) does not rely on a single gold standard but requires the integration of clinical data with endoscopic, histologic, radiological and […]
December 11, 2018

Living With Cancer: Should you consider lung cancer screening?

Lung cancer screening  Lung cancer screening is a process that’s used to detect the presence of lung cancer in otherwise […] Lung cancer screening  Lung cancer […]