Diseases
A disease is a particular abnormal, pathological condition that affects part or all of an organism. It is often construed as a medical condition associated with specific symptoms and signs. It may be...
Diseases - Wikipedia
Measles makes your body forget how to fight diseases
Measles makes your body forget how to fight diseases.
Here's How Sleep Removes Poisons From Your Brain, Protecting You From Alzheimer's as Nothing Else Can
During deep sleep, a unique and mysterious process clears the toxins that cause Alzheimer's out of your brain.
Why Roger Federer Sleeps Twelve Hours a Day
For elite athletes, sleep is the greatest performance enhancing drug of all. In this short video, neuroscientist Professor Matthew Walker, author of the international bestseller Why We Sleep, explains...
Shockwave Intravascular Lithotripsy (IVL) System, Mechanism of Action and Procedural Overview
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Prostate cancer breakthrough: New treatment to 'seek and destroy' tumours could avoid chemotherapy
Legendary faces from the world of football have backed Prostate Cancer UK's latest drive to save lives by taking part in a powerful video to reinforce the life-changing partnership between the leading...
Teen survives grizzly attack - deploys bear spray to repel bear
A 17-year-old male was attacked by a bear south of Ennis on Sunday. He fortunately survived the attack with relatively minor injuries. The...
Gut Bacteria Signature Shows Link to Depression
The first population-level study on the link between gut bacteria and mental health identifies specific gut bacteria linked to depression and provides evidence that a wide range of gut bacteria can pr...
Researchers Convert Cancer Cells Into Fat Cells
Cancer Cells Converted into Harmless Fat Cells in Mice.
A cure for cancer? Israeli scientists say they think they found one - HEALTH & SCIENCE - Jerusalem Post
“We believe we will offer in a year's time a complete cure for cancer."
How did the anti-vaccination movement begin?
CNN's Deborah Feyerick takes a look at the origins behind the anti-vaccination movement and how is has impact the measles outbreak.
Converting Cancer Cells to Fat Cells to Stop Cancer’s Spread
A method for fooling breast cancer cells into fat cells has been discovered by researchers from the University of Basel.
Researchers Discover the Moment Alzheimer's disease Is Triggered
Researchers discover the moment Alzheimer's disease is triggered.
Despite 2017’s deadly flu season, over 40 percent of adults don’t plan on getting a flu shot this year
The CDC said that of those who did get flu shots the last two seasons, the chance of getting the flu dropped 40 percent. 
Breakthrough blood test diagnoses cancer in minutes
A new blood test is capable of detecting cancer in mere minutes. The breakthrough will make early detection much easier, less expensive, and more accessible, and will make successful treatment more li...
The Psychology of Self-Transformation
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Cardiovascular diseases
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is a class of diseases that involve the heart or blood vessels. Common CVDs include: ischemic heart disease (IHD), stroke, hypertensive heart disease, rheumatic heart dise...
Musculoskeletal disorder
Musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) are injuries or pain in the body's joints, ligaments, muscles, nerves, tendons, and structures that support limbs, neck and back. MSDs are degenerative diseases and in...
Musculoskeletal disorder - Wikipedia
Neurological disorder
A neurological disorder is any disorder of the body nervous system. Structural, biochemical or electrical abnormalities in the brain, spinal cord or other nerves can result in a range of symptoms. Exa...
Neurological disorder - Wikipedia
Aging-associated diseases
An aging-associated disease is a disease that is most often seen with increasing frequency with increasing senescence. Essentially, aging-associated diseases are complications arising from senescence....
Aging-associated diseases - Wikipedia
Autoimmune diseases
Autoimmune diseases arise from an abnormal immune response of the body against substances and tissues normally present in the body (autoimmunity). This may be restricted to certain organs (e.g. in aut...
Allergy
An allergy is a hypersensitivity disorder of the immune system. Symptoms include red eyes, itchiness, and runny nose, eczema, hives, or an asthma attack. Allergies can play a major role in conditions ...
Allergy - Wikipedia
Cancer
Cancer /ˈkænsər/, also known as a malignant tumor or malignant neoplasm, is a group of diseases involving abnormal cell growth with the potential to invade or spread to other parts of the body. Not al...
Foodborne illness
Foodborne illness (also foodborne disease and colloquially referred to as food poisoning) is any illness resulting from the consumption of contaminated food, pathogenic bacteria, viruses, or parasites...
Foodborne illness - Wikipedia
Infectious diseases
Infection is the invasion of a host organism's body tissues by disease-causing agents, their multiplication, and the reaction of host tissues to these organisms and the toxins they produce. Infectious...
Infectious diseases - Wikipedia
Symptoms
A symptom (from Greek σύμπτωμα, "accident, misfortune, that which befalls", from συμπίπτω, "I befall", from συν- "together, with" and πίπτω, "I fall") is a departure from normal function or feeling wh...
Medical diagnosis
Medical diagnosis (often abbreviated dx or Dx) is the process of determining which disease or condition explains a person's symptoms and signs. It is simply called diagnosis when the medical context i...
Medical diagnosis - Wikipedia
Medical treatment
Therapy (often abbreviated tx or Tx) is the attempted remediation of a health problem, usually following a diagnosis. In the medical field, it is usually synonymous with treatment (also abbreviated tx...
First aid
First aid is the assistance given to any person suffering a sudden illness or injury, with care provided to preserve life, prevent the condition from worsening, and/or promote recovery. It includes i...
First aid - Wikipedia
Preventive healthcare
Preventive healthcare (alternately preventive medicine or prophylaxis) consists of measures taken for disease prevention, as opposed to disease treatment. Just as health encompasses a variety of physi...
Preventive healthcare - Wikipedia