Diabetes: Symptoms, Treatment, and Early Diagnosis

In western societies, and in some rapidly industrializing nations such as India, diabetes is one of the most prolific public health problems we face. But what exactly is this disease that is running rampant through the population, and what do you do if you are diagnosed with diabetes? What is Diabetes? Diabetes mellitus, almost universally […]

Endometriosis: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments

It is estimated that endometriosis affects 1 in 10 women during their reproductive years in their lifetime. Worldwide, that means it affects roughly 175 million women per year. Endometriosis can have onset at any time, from a girl’s first period in her preteen or teen years to a woman that is in the stages of […]

Get the Facts on Chlamydia Infection

Conversations about sexually transmitted diseases can be tough. But those conversations are important, especially because you could have an STD without even knowing it. Knowing the facts about STDs and how to respond will help you stay healthy and avoid more serious health complications. One of the conversations you should definitely have is about chlamydia. […]

What is Fibromyalgia? – Symptoms & Treatment

“It’s all in your head.” Sadly, this is what so many patients have heard in the past when they have tried to explain their symptoms of pain to family, friends, or even doctors. It is challenging to describe a hard-to-pinpoint pain that seems to be everywhere and nowhere. It can be endlessly frustrating and demoralizing […]