OSTEOPOROSIS

Osteoporosis is a condition when the bone becomes fragile and has an increased susceptibility to fracture. Osteoporosis can affect both males and females but more likely to females after Menopause. Generally, it is the lack of calcium and Vitamin D that causes...

STROKE

Stroke is a major cause of serious disability for adults in the United States. Stroke is also called a brain attack. A stroke happens when the blood supply to the brain is blocked or a blood vessel bursts inside the brain. Both circumstances lead to a part of the...

ALZHEIMERS

Alzheimer’s is a form of dementia in which a patient suffers due to problems with memory thinking and behavior. Symptoms of Alzheimer’s start developing gradually and worsen over a period of time. The symptoms become server enough that the patient is not...

APHASIA

Aphasia is an impairment of language where an individual loses his ability to read, write and comprehend speech. Aphasia happens mainly due to a brain-related injury, generally stroke. Aphasia is also caused due to brain tumors or other infections. Aphasia can be mild...

SCLERODERMA

Scleroderma is also called systemic sclerosis. It is a chronic connective tissue disease and comes under the category of autoimmune rheumatic diseases. The most visible symptom of this disease is hardening of skin. Scleroderma is marked by an overproduction of...

MIGRAINE

Migraine is a neurological disease that results in very severe and painful headaches. These headaches are often recurring and extreme ones can last from a few hours to few days. A migraine mostly affects people between 15 to 55 years of age and over 90% of migraine...

ASTHMA

Asthma is a disease in which breathing becomes difficult due to coughing wheezing and shortness of breath. The difficulty in breathing is caused by narrowing and swelling of airways that also produce extra mucus. Asthma affects your lungs and causes recurring...

EPILEPSY

Epilepsy is a disorder of the brain in which nerve cell activity is disturbed. Recurring episodes of search disturbances lead to loss of consciousness or convulsions. Epilepsy affects people of all ages and is the fourth most common neurological disorder found in the...

DIABETES

Diabetes is a group of metabolic diseases that leads to a high blood glucose level due to inadequate insulin production or body cells not responding to insulin or both. Diabetes patients often become increasingly thirsty and hungry. Four most common types of diabetes...