Detailed information on the medical management of vascular conditions, including description of the vascular system, risk factors for vascular conditions, causes of vascular conditions, medical management of risk factors, and full-color anatomical illustrations
Detailed information on claudication, including causes, risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and a labeled, full-color anatomical illustration
Detailed information on vascular conditions, including a description of the vascular system, causes and effects of vascular disease, and a full-color anatomical illustration
Detailed information on chronic venous insufficiency, including causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and full-color anatomical illustrations
Detailed information on thoracic aortic aneurysms, including description of a thoracic aortic aneurysm, causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and full-color anatomical illustrations
Detailed information on varicose veins, including causes, risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, prevention, and full-color anatomical illustrations
Detailed information on peripheral vascular disease, including symptoms, diagnostic, and treatment information
A person with coronary heart disease has an accumulation of fatty deposits in the coronary arteries. These deposits narrow the arteries and can decrease or block the flow of blood to the heart.
Household pets, like cats and dogs, are the most common sources of animal allergens.
Detailed information on synthetic and natural substances that cause sensitivity to the skin
Dust mites are microscopic organisms that can live and thrive throughout homes and businesses.
Detailed information on food allergy, including food intolerance and food allergy symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment
Detailed information on allergic reactions to insect bites and stings
Detailed information on lactose intolerance, including a list of foods that contain lactose
Symptoms of latex allergy include watery or itchy eyes, wheezing, hives, flushing or a skin rash, itching, or swelling.
Poison ivy, poison oak, and poison sumac can all cause bumps and blisters that itch. Teach your children what these plants look like and how to avoid them.
Pollen is the most common cause of seasonal allergic rhinitis, sometimes known as "hay fever."
With proper asthma management and good prenatal care, most women with asthma can have healthy pregnancies.
Rhinitis is a reaction that occurs in the eyes, nose, and throat when airborne irritants such as pollen or mold trigger allergy symptoms.
Detailed information on urticaria, also called hives, including what food and medicines commonly cause hives
Arthritis, itself a group of more than 100 different diseases, is one category of rheumatic diseases.
A bursa is a fluid-filled sac that cushions a joint. When a bursa becomes inflamed, the condition is known as bursitis.
Gout is marked by inflamed, painful joints because of the formation of crystal deposits in them.
Infectious arthritis is an infection in the joint fluid and tissues. Different bacteria and viruses can infect a joint and usually are associated with a person's age.