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Mental Health Medications for Children
Children may benefit from mental health medications, which may be helpful in treating autism, obsessive compulsive disorder or depression.
Radiation Therapy for Esophageal Cancer
External-beam radiation is used to treat esophageal cancer. High-energy X-rays kill cancer cells and shrink tumors.
Sepsis: Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment
While sepsis and septic shock can be fatal, many patients can make a complete recovery if they are diagnosed and treated early with antibiotics, intravenous fluids, and blood pressure support
Cervical radiculopathy occurs when a nerve in the neck becomes irritated, resulting in pain, numbness and/or weakness in the shoulders and arms.
Deep Brain Stimulation
Helpful for treating essential tremor, Parkinson’s disease, deep brain stimulation may soon be used for other conditions like Alzheimer's disease and obesity.
Ovarian torsion is when the ovary twists on the tissues that support it.
Parental Depression: How it Affects a Child
One in five children in the U.S. lives with a parent who has severe depression; research identifies this as a major risk factor for difficulties in a child’s life.
Pemphigus and Pemphigoid
Pemphigus and pemphigoid, both rare autoimmune blistering disorders, can cause blisters on the skin or in membranes such as the mouth, nose and eyes.
Tuberculosis is highly contagious and can be deadly. Accurate, quick and efficient laboratory diagnosis helps protect patients and others.
Uveitis is a potentially serious condition that produces inflammation inside the eye and can destroy essential eye tissues and lead to blindness.
Vasectomy is a very common and safe procedure that does not negatively impact male sexual performance. This is highly effective permanent birth control option.
What Is Fatty Liver Disease?
When you gain too much weight, it doesn't just accumulate on the outside of your body. Fat may start to deposit inside, too, within organs such as the liver. This condition is called fatty liver disease.
Whole Genome Sequencing
Whole genome sequencing can search a person's entire DNA for genetic variants that may be linked to a disease or condition.
Amenorrhea, which is the absence of menstruation, can be a symptom of other conditions including hormonal, genetic, and structural disorders.
Everyone feels anxiety at times, but a person whose anxiety interferes with living a normal life may have an anxiety disorder, and it can be treated.
Diagnosing Tongue Cancer
Tongue cancer is the name for cancer that starts on the floor of the mouth or in the cells of the tongue or in the throat, at the base of the tongue.
Heart attacks are one of the leading causes of death in the United States.
Interstitial Lung Disease
Interstitial lung disease refers to a group of diseases that irritate, inflame or scar the lungs and supporting air sacs.