Conditions

Cardiomyopathy
Cardiomyopathy: Symptoms, Causes & Treatment

What is Cardiomyopathy? Heart disease remains the leading cause of death in the United States,…

C. Diff
Clostridium Difficile (C. Diff): Symptoms, Causes & Treatment

Have diarrhea? Maybe a stomach ache, nausea or fever? Have you been running to the…

Breast Implant Illness
Breast Implant Illness: Symptoms, Causes & Treatment

Who doesn’t want to be perfect? Thanks to ads, reality TV shows and magazines, the…

Body Dysmorphic Disorder
Body Dysmorphic Disorder: Characteristics, Causes & Treatment

What is Body Dysmorphic Disorder? Everyone has something about their physical appearance that they aren’t…

Bleeding Gums
Bleeding Gums: Characteristics, Causes & Treatment

What are Bleeding Gums? According to the American Academy of Periodontology (AAP), three out of…

Orthopnea
Orthopnea: Characteristics, Causes & Treatment

Shortness of breath is normal during certain physical activities. However, it’s rather alarming when it…

Low Stomach Acid
Low Stomach Acid: Symptoms, Causes & Treatment

What is Low Stomach Acid? The medical name for low stomach acid is hypochlorhydria (x).…

Ear Infection
Ear Infection: Symptoms, Causes & Treatment

What is an Ear Infection? Bacteria or viruses can cause an ear infection that affects…

Overactive Bladder
Overactive Bladder: Characteristics, Causes & Treatment

Having the urgency to urinate or an inability to control how often you need to…

Ascites
Ascites: Symptoms, Causes & Treatment

What is Ascites? Ascites is the medical name for abnormal accumulation of fluid in the…