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.
4-year-old Jazir Westerfield undergoes dialysis at home every night as he awaits a kidney transplant.
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Stroke survivors may especially benefit from non-invasive treatment.
Report finds we've definitely scaled back on those sugary soft drinks, but we could still use more fruits and vegetables.
Early diagnosis might lead to lifestyle changes that slow disease progression.
Newlywed Mark Hagbom survives 'widow-maker' thanks to seamless transition from CPR to cath lab to open heart surgery.
Fruits, vegetables and unprocessed foods are packed with nutrition and deliciousness.
But don't stop on your own if your doctor recommends them. Ask.
There is less abuse, but 80 percent of addicts don't seek treatment.
Nedene Bearss shares her story about how chronic kidney disease took her by surprise, and how her 'hero' saved her hand with his expertise.