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.
"Truly amazing, life-changing" magnetic rods help 9-year-old avoid surgery in her battle against a debilitating spinal condition.
Treat your hard-working body to some R&R with these helpful tips from a doctor who knows.
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An implanted heart pump saved Terry Jacobs’ life. Now he’s more active than he’s been in 20 years.
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Brain scans suggest referring to yourself in the third person helps keep emotions in check.
Injections in mice led to symptoms of the disease.
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Scientists unveil their Star Trek-like 'tricorder' to track human health.
A stroke victim's newfound love of painting helped her reclaim strength and self-confidence.
Saving leftover pills, and not storing them correctly, could lead to opioid misuse or abuse.