Robert Ashley, M.D.
Study participants reported discomfort rose consistently for every body part, especially the lower back, hips, thighs, buttocks, knees and ankles.
If you’re a healthy person without osteoporosis, calcium and vitamin D may only produce a slight decrease in the risk of spinal fracture.
Study authors concluded that higher level of education was the primary contributor to the decline of both dementia and cognitive impairment.
Giant cell (temporal) arteritis is an inflammatory condition of the body’s large and medium arteries.
If you’re already forgoing daytime sleeping, you’ll need to focus on other ways to improve your ability to fall asleep and stay asleep.
Small to moderate alcohol consumption has been shown to decrease the rate of heart attacks — and also may help control blood sugar.
Another worry about the sugar in fruit juice is the effect it has on young teeth, because prolonged exposure to sugar leads to cavities.
Without treatment, 67 percent of people with GBS will start to recover after four weeks.
A recent study does highlight that marijuana users had a higher rate of high blood pressure.
Cognitive behavioral therapy shows the greatest sustained benefit in stopping panic attacks, because it can alter the underlying brain responses.
The first step in treating fibromyalgia is to understand the illness and what triggers a flair of symptoms.
In knee X-rays of people over the age of 60, 37 percent have shown evidence of arthritis of the knees.
AMD causes damage to the central portion of the retina, leading to a loss of central (foveal) vision.