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Heart Failure

These conditions can damage or weaken the heart and be causes of heart failure: Coronary artery disease with heart attack is the most common cause. Abnormal heart valves interfere with the right volume of blood flowing in the right direction. Damage to the heart... Read More


Psoriasis is a chronic autoimmune disease appearing on skin. The immune system sends out signals against the body’s own tissues, speeding up growth of skin cells. Psoriasis is the most common autoimmune disease in the United States, afflicting 7.5 million people. It... Read More


Attention deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a neurological disorder seen in both children and adults, which can be disruptive and significantly interfere with their quality of life. People with ADHD have difficulty paying attention to school and work. Children... Read More

Muscular Dystrophy

Muscular dystrophy is a group of about 30 genetic diseases in which muscles are formed of abnormal fibers which are unusually susceptible to damage. The damaged muscles become progressively weaker, usually causing a loss of the ability to walk. There are many... Read More

Diverticular Disease

Overview Diverticular disease affects the colon, the part of the large intestine responsible for removing waste from the body. There are two forms of diverticular disease: diverticulosis and diverticulitis. Diverticulosis occurs when small pouches, called diverticula,... Read More

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

An abdominal aortic aneurysm is when the large blood vessel (aorta) that supplies blood to the abdomen, pelvis, and legs becomes abnormally large and balloons outward much like a water balloon. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms are often called “the silent killer” and... Read More

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