Millions of us suffer from chronic illnesses, from asthma and diabetes to fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome. Chronic illnesses are persistent and long lasting. Our experts—including those with chronic conditions—offer tips, treatments and advice to ease the burden.
But regardless of age, everyone can fight headaches—follow a proper diet, stay hydrated, get adequate sleep and manage stress.
Sweet and smiley Camden Cardona has a rare genetic disease―tuberous sclerosis―and a team of experts to help him.
Multiple sweet beverages per day may lead to significant memory loss—but there are ways to keep your brain safe.
A pediatric gastroenterologist offers 4 top tips to help your youngster in the battle against inflammatory bowel disease.
As an EMT, Tim Hoffman was used to helping people. After a traumatic brain injury in an ambulance crash, he's now the one being helped.
Study even suggests link between chronic aches and dementia risk.
Combining low doses of multiple drugs might work for some.
Battling kidney disease since toddlerhood, Lyndi Hollinger dreams of a normal life. She finds it when she's on Sammy's back.
New approach lets patients “sleep” through a deep brain stimulation procedure.
They work by affecting brain chemicals that regulate mood.
“Nervous and kind of excited,” 14-year-old Malorie Fox prepares to receive a new treatment.