Wednesday September 16, 2009 6:01PM ET
Dubowitz Syndrome is a very rare syndrome, one kind of genetic disorder which can be found in just few hundreds people in the world. Until today the gene mutation responsible for Dubowitz syndrome had not been identified.
Wednesday September 9, 2009 6:01PM ET
Nickel is a silvery-white metal that is usually mixed with other metals to produce alloys, and nickel allergy is one of the most common causes of contact allergic dermatitis.
Wednesday September 2, 2009 6:01PM ET
We all may encounter difficult people while working and to be honest sometimes we are difficult ourselves. But when a grandiose sense of self-importance is present all day every day, then we are talking about narcissistic personality disorder.
Wednesday August 26, 2009 6:01PM ET
Cholesterol is fat-like substance, in appearance similar to wax, and it can be found in every cell in your body. It is important because your body uses it to build healthy cells and some vital hormones.
Wednesday August 19, 2009 6:01PM ET
You just quit smoking but now you are afraid of gain weight? You just take good care of your lungs and we will help you to keep your weight in five easy steps.
Wednesday August 12, 2009 6:01PM ET
Easy access to doctors, wide range of drugs and aggressive campaigns of pharmaceutical industries put aside folk medicine and knowledge of benefits of the nature collected by centuries.
Wednesday August 5, 2009 6:01PM ET
"God's gift" and "Golden balsam", that's how people call honey since the ancient times. It is a food supplement, a medicine and it is used in cosmetics.
Wednesday July 29, 2009 6:01PM ET
Since the ancient times people are aware that blood is the most precious fluid that our body contains.
Wednesday July 22, 2009 6:01PM ET
Genital herpes is considered as the most common sexually transmitted disease which affects both sexes.
Wednesday July 15, 2009 6:01PM ET
Itching, burning sensation, skin tension around lips, blisters... That is herpes, the infection caused by Herpes simplex virus 1 or shorter HSV-1, one of the two species from the herpes virus family.
Wednesday July 8, 2009 6:01PM ET
Rare diseases are characterised by a diversity of symptoms and disorders which vary not only from a one disease to another, but also inside the same disease. The patients who suffer from the same disease can have different clinical pictures.
Wednesday July 1, 2009 6:01PM ET
Legionnaires' disease is a severe form of pneumonia caused by a bacterium legionella pneumophila which lives in humid environment, in the cooling towers and big air conditioning systems like those in hospitals, hotels and malls.