Category - Diseases


Fatty Liver (Hepatic Steatosis)

Fatty Liver is a general term used to describe deposition on excess fat in the liver. With better imaging tests and frequent blood tests, this condition is...


Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Irritable Bowel Syndrome is common, affecting at least 15% of the adult population. IBS is a chronic disorder manifested by changes in bowel habits and...


Acute HIV Infections

Symptoms The initial infection with the HIV type B virus is associated with symptoms in 50-90% of cases. Most patient with symptoms seek medical attention, but...


Outpatient Treatment Of Asthma

Characteristics of Asthma Asthma is a lung disease that is characterized by three airway problems: obstruction, inflammation and hyper responsiveness. Asthma...


Understanding Asthma

Between 12 and 15 million people, including close to five million children, in the United States have asthma. Asthma is a chronic disease in which airflow in...


Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

If you are bothered by burning pain, or a tingling ‘pins and needles” numbness in one or both of your hands, the chances are good that you are...