Have you wondered what causes a weird queasy feeling in your abdomen from time to time? The problem might lie in your gut.
Donna successfully beat cancer in March 2021! To know more about Donna's inspiring story, click on the link in our bio!
Is it a cold or is it sinusitis? Due to the commonalities in these conditions’ symptoms, one might get confused between these diseases.
Keeping your gut healthy has a great impact on the status of hormonal modulation in your body. To know more about the fascinating gut health and hormone connection, click on the link!
To know more about how to wake up full of energy and remain energetic, click on the link!
Eating disorders have major implications, and can even be fatal. To know more about them, read the blog, and make sure you help spread the word about these poorly understood conditions!
Don’t miss out on an inspiring tale of a survivor who has raised over 100,000 pounds for cancer charity, despite facing the difficulties of chemotherapy and a number of surgeries.
It’s important to understand the differences and risk factors these viral illnesses can bring to help reduce the rate of their spread.
In fact, headaches are one of the most common ailments, and over 75% of the adult population has attested to having experienced a headache at least once in their lifetime. But what do headaches indicate? And does the location of a headache have anything to do with its cause?
Psoriasis is an autoimmune disorder that results in the build-up of dry scaly patches of skin over several parts of the body. As Claire describes her journey dealing with Psoriasis, we understand how the condition impacts not just the skin, but also its effects on the psyche.
Psychosomatic illnesses tend to be frustrating for patients and difficult for doctors to diagnose. However, there are several methods to manage these conditions.
The vulnerable populations such as the elderly and immunocompromised are especially at risk of developing severe symptoms of the flu. However, it is easy to avoid the seasonal flu given the large-scale availability of its vaccine.
Read to know more about how Letrise Carter overcame her invasive breast cancer twice, and the inspiring story behind her fight against this insidious disease.
The nature of ferritin, the risks of iron deficiency, its symptoms, and the factors that can help you attain optimal ferritin levels.
As a survivor of the deadly mental illness, Brianna's life narrates a story of deep suffering and eventual hope. To learn more, make sure to click on the link.
Ranging from regular appointments, yearly physicals, and general examination, PCPs are key to detecting any health concerns early and treating them appropriately. Click on the link for an easy ten-step process to choose the best primary care doctor for you.
Even after nine excision surgeries and seeing tens of specialists since her teenage, Michaela continues to suffer from the daily effects of the odious disease. She believes that public awareness, more medical studies, and accurate diagnoses could have made her life much easier.
Read on as we discuss the nature of cholesterol, a few symptoms, its effects on the eyes, and if cholesterol indeed does cause fatigue and headaches.
As a sufferer of the insidious Lupus disease for over 40 years, Emmitt was also diagnosed with Sjogren’s Syndrome and Rheumatoid Arthritis. To learn more about his heroic survival and true grit, make sure to read the blog.
Are the symptoms similar or are they different? Are celiac disease and gluten intolerance curable? Is a gluten-free diet the right solution for you? If you are confused about gluten intolerance and celiac disease, read to learn more!
Chronic illness is a lifelong challenge. Learning how to handle it is a process that doesn’t happen right away.
Meet Lauren, who was given the burden to live with Crohn’s disease at the age of 13.
In this article, we discuss hypo vs. hyperglycemia, the symptoms that differentiate the two, potential health risks that can arise from these conditions. and how you can manage them in case you ever face an attack.
As a law school graduate, Martin had a lot of things to look forward to - a promising career, a loving fiancee, and a fulfilling future. However, because of a persistent and unrelenting flu, Martin’s life changed forever.
Read more about Martin's perseverance by reading the blog.
Read more about Martin's perseverance read the blog.
We look at a deeper understanding of the condition, its signs, how it's diagnosed, and how long it takes to recover from sports anemia.
Fighting against odds since the day she was born, Nadia is a survivor in the truest sense of the word. To know more about Nadia's testament to life and unending strength, read the blog.
Paul shares with us his inspiring story about how he persevered and fought his way through what many may call untreatable.
In this article, we discuss a health checklist designed specifically for women, and the recommended health screenings by age.
Type-1 Diabetes might seem like an unmanageable condition once diagnosed, but is that really true?
In this article, we look at various kidney stones, their causes, and what you can expect in terms of treatment and management.
Let’s understand seven methods to help you manage glycemia and learn how to balance blood sugar.
Despite the virus being active throughout the year, the summer months between May and September see far lesser cases when compared to the traditional flu season. So despite being less probable, summer flu is still a likelihood, albeit a rare one.
These changes, coupled with following your doctor’s advice should be sufficient to maintain your cholesterol and sugar levels in the blood.
Read on as we discuss summer health tips to help you remain safe, healthy, and fit throughout the bright season.
We would like to share the story of Jessyka McCaulley which 5 years ago was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes.
In this article, we look at the nature of, the causes, the symptoms, and tips on how to stop allergies. We also look into some severe aspects of seasonal allergic disorders like asthma, dermatitis, and eczema.
Obstacles are opportunities, and I think that this crazy obstacle of mine may just be a blessing in disguise, a beautiful opportunity to repurpose and make a positive impact in the lives of others.
A little-discussed autoimmune condition that deserves our awareness is Lupus disease. We would like to share the story of Stephanie Andrews which 10 years ago was diagnosed with Lupus.
In this article, we discuss the nature of these food-borne illnesses, their differences, and the nature of some of the most prominent food-borne illnesses, including staphylococcal food poisoning, stomach bugs, and food intoxication in this article.
Glucose in urine is not usually normal and is associated with conditions like diabetes. We look at the causes of sugar in urine in the upcoming section.
How often should you get a blood test? We discuss the recommended frequency, general precautions, and the most common bloodwork procedures below.
If you've found yourself struggling to fall asleep for an extended period of time, you could be suffering from insomnia. To clearly understand this problem, we look at the types, causes, symptoms, tests and also help out with a few tips to help you overcome insomnia.
Please, meet Kelsey, @tinyostomytxwarrior, a talented photographer @kphotoandart, a liver transplant survivor, diabetes insulin dependent, CKD stage 3, and exocrine pancreatic insufficiency.
We discuss Chronic Kidney Disease causes, common symptoms like kidney disease itching, weight loss, and hair loss caused by kidney disease, followed by tests and treatment.
We would like to introduce you to the incredible fighter, invincible in front of any life challenges, inspiring and extremely positive Kimberly Coleman.
These are some of the most important blood tests for adults that are recommended on a regular basis. We also talk about important lab values accompanying these tests to help you get a better idea about your test results.
“My story is very unique. I began dance at the age of 4 years old. What started out as a hobby became a passion. I knew from the age of 10 that I wanted to become a professional dancer. I loved being on stage and sharing a story!"
While the blanket recommendation is to include an annual STD screening in your health check-up schedule if you are sexually active, below are a few of CDC’s demographically-significant recommendations.
Here are some of the most important blood tests for kids recommended by pediatricians. We also provide important lab values for these tests for your reference. Read on to learn more.