Crystals, called kidney stones, form in the kidney or bladder in patients with nephrolithiasis.
“Let food be thy medicine.” Fifth-century physician Hippocrates, also known as the Father of Medicine, is credited with first uttering this aphorism.
Outdoor activities can be fun and exciting, but it also means that you may have to deal with pesky bugs.
Cardiovascular disease continues to be the leading cause of death in the United States for men and women alike, claiming about 610,000 lives a year.
Most everyone expects they will get gray hair in their later years. However, some individuals see their first gray hairs well before middle age – in their 20s and 30s.
According to the CDC, liver cancer mortality has increased 43 percent in 16 years.
It's honestly terrifying.
Many individuals, when I mention the word osteoporosis, typically seem to think of an elderly woman, perhaps stooped over, suffering.
Stress can maim, even kill. People who work under tremendous pressure get sick more often. They’re human time bombs waiting to explode.