People with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) have a 30% increased risk for acute myocardial infraction (AMI) when compared to non-infected people.
Children who suffer from chronic conditions may find pain relief with acupuncture, according to a new study in the journal Medical Acupuncture.
When it comes to the treatment of thyroid cancer the preferred term of "persistent disease" is often considered more than cure.
Once a potential issue is identified in a patient's thyroid there are many options to consider in their overall care and treatment.
Unlike other medical conditions thyroid cancer can be difficult to diagnose. Often the condition is discovered while looking at other health issues a patient may have.
Roughly 20% of people with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) also suffer from chronic kidney disease (CKD), though no clear explanation exists as to whether or not that is coincidental.
Options for treating atopic dermatitis topically are far too limited, a review has found.
Enthesitis refers to the instance of inflammation at the point where a tendon joins to a bone. Looking for further insight into the mechanisms behind inflammatory rheumatism, researchers from delved into the roots of Achilles enthesitis and may have emerged with a new approach to treating many rheumatic conditions.
To help physicians effectively manage septic perianal Crohn’s disease (CD), Penn State College of Medicine researchers published a medical and surgical care plan based on a decade’s worth of analyses and patient outcomes.