Health Information

Below is a list of links regarding several common health conditions and their causes, symptoms, and treatment options. Please feel free to browse through them at your leisure and learn more about these health conditions and how to identify, treat, and even possibly prevent them.

 

Alzheimer’s Disease: A disease characterized by a difficulty to form or recall memories, as well as other mental functions.

Asthma: A condition in which a person’s airways are inflamed and narrowed, making breathing difficult.

Bronchitis: Inflammation of the lining of one’s bronchial tubes, which carry air to and from one’s lungs.

Cancer: A disease in which abnormal cells in the body grow uncontrollably, which can result in damage to surrounding cells.

Cardiovascular Disease: A cardiovascular disease is any heart condition that involves one’s heart of arteries and they often lead to an increased risk of heart attack and stroke.

Diabetes: A health condition that interferes with the body’s ability to produce or respond to insulin, resulting in high blood glucose levels.

Diabetes Control: Information about how to properly manage diabetes with respect to a healthy lifestyle.

Multiple Sclerosis: A disease where the body’s immune system attacks and destroys the protective covering of nerves.

Nutrition: Information regarding how to have a healthy diet.

Obesity: A health condition characterized by an abnormal body mass index (BMI) and excessive body fat.

Parkinson’s Disease: A disease in which nerve cells in the brain are damaged and dopamine levels drop, resulting in tremors and stiffness, among other symptoms.