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.
Michigan family hopes their participation in long-term, international research will shed light on their young daughter's medical troubles.
When one strikes, you should have a log handy to write down possible causes such as food, environment and sleep disruptions.
Dan Smith isn't shy about sharing his deep-rooted belief about colonoscopies—you need them. Regularly.
Start by setting the same rules for everyone in the family.
As a patient recovers from a life-threatening brain infection, a doctor reminds residents, 'West Nile virus is in our backyard.'
Generations of tea-drinkers can attest to the natural benefits of the world’s second-favorite drink.
Any type of physical activity—even walking—results in similar levels of mental health benefits.
Years-long look at military veterans finds link between air pollution and kidney damage, with tens of thousands of new cases every year.
Medical residents cook up lessons―and sample the results―in a new Culinary Medicine program.
Need a jump-start to your weight-loss efforts? Check with your doctor.