Condition Center: Features

Understanding Breast Cancer Genes

Between 5 and 10 percent of breast cancer cases have a genetic basis. While it might be tempting to know whether you have a mutated breast cancer gen...

Back-to-School Health

Parents around the country are gearing up to take their kids back to school for a new year. Make sure they're healthy when the learning begins.

Misconceptions About Ebola

With the World Health Organization (WHO) recently naming the Ebola outbreak in West Africa an international public health emergency, speculation abou...

Getting the Nutrition Facts

Whether they claim to be an excellent source of protein, low in sodium or high in fiber, all food products that highlight specific nutrients on the l...

The Basics of Medical Imaging Tests

While the doctors on Grey’s Anatomy may commonly speak of PET scans, CT scans and MRIs, many people may not understand these tests or why they are ...

Complications of Constipation

At one point or another, almost everyone gets constipated. Fortunately, most cases can be resolved with simple changes to diet and exercise. Sometime...

Donate a Bit of Health Today

Most people have had some kind of ailment at one point or another, but many people are also fortunate not to experience severe health problems. These...

Bringing New Medication to Market

Whether it’s an advertisement for sleep medication, bladder control or seasonal allergies, all medications share one thing in common — extensive ...

Cancer Signs Women Might Miss

Many cancers are not detected until it's too late. But there are some early signs of cancer that women might overlook. Knowing the symptoms to look f...

Early Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease

Memory problems may be one of the first signs of Alzheimer’s disease, but it’s not the first sign for everyone. There are several other clues tha...

The Facts of Overactive Bladder

While it may be difficult to talk about your overactive bladder issues, there's no reason to feel embarrassed about discussing the condition with a h...

Cancer Signs Men Might Miss

Early detection of cancer is often vital to successful treatment, and knowing the symptoms to look for can make the difference. Unfortunately, some m...