How Can PAD Be Confused With Diabetes?
How Can PAD Be Confused With Diabetes?

How Can PAD Be Confused With Diabetes?

Patient-Friendly Peripheral artery disease falls under the cardio­logy specialty. Diabetes is treated by endocrino­logists and nephro­logists. How can diabetes be confused with PAD?
Life With Lupus
Life With Lupus

Life With Lupus

Educational This autoimmune system disorder may go undetected for months or years with symptoms ranging from mild to aggressive attacks on skin and internal organs.
What’s Shaking With Parkinson’s?
What’s Shaking With Parkinson’s?

What’s Shaking With Parkinson’s?

Patient-Friendly The most obvious symptom of Parkinson’s disease is tremors. It is often assumed to be a musculo­­skeletal disorder. But patients and caregivers should be alert to neurological changes.
Could You Be a Good Caregiver?
Could You Be a Good Caregiver?

Could You Be a Good Caregiver?

Patient-Friendly Patients can become demanding with little motiva­tion for self-sufficiency. Read how a pro­spec­tive caregiver under­estimates the task.
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What is Chronic Pain?
What is Chronic Pain?

Step Into Shoes of Chronic Pain Sufferers

Patient-Friendly Chronic pain sufferers need more endurance. Whether you are a friend, loved one or personal physician, here is an introduction to the world of these heroes that deserve our support.
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Here Are Clues A Patient Has Sjögren’s
Here Are Clues A Patient Has Sjögren’s

Here Are Clues A Patient Has Sjögren’s

Patient-Friendly When your eyes are so dry they hurt and vision is blurred, it is wise to seek an eye care professional. Patient response to antibiotics may help diagnose this autoimmune disorder...
CT and PET Scan vs MRI
CT and PET Scan vs MRI

CT and PET Scan vs MRI

Patient-Friendly For many health physicians, an MRI is a figurative black hole into which a patient may be inserted to see what comes out. This often occurs without a definitive diagnosis. By means...
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Sjögren’s Syndrome: Pain Beyond Tears
Sjögren’s Syndrome: Pain Beyond Tears

Sjögren’s Syndrome: Pain Beyond Tears

Patient-Friendly People with Sjögren’s syndrome are confused with those having dry eye syndrome. If it was just dry eyes or diminished tears, Sjögren’s syndrome might be treated solely with eye drops. Learn...

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