Irritable Bowel Syndrome, IBS, describes a group of uncomfortable symptoms that can cause abdominal pain, discomfort, bloating, constipation and/or diarrhea. IBS is also known as spastic colon or spastic colitis. IBS is diagnosed when the symptoms and bowel changes occur for 3 or more months.
Tuberculosis (TB) is a lung disease caused by a bacteria...As time goes on, tuberculosis is becoming more difficult to treat due to drug-resistant strains.
In Diabetic Retinopathy, the prolonged, excessive amounts of glucose in the bloodstream weakens and damages the retina.
Diabetic neuropathy is the most common complication of diabetes mellitus that causes pain, numbness, and tingling in the hands, legs, and feet. It is primarily experienced by those with a long history of diabetes or a history of uncontrolled diabetes and is the leading cause of neuropathy in the United States.
A general definition of arthritis is an auto-immune disease that causes inflammation of a joint. According to www.cdc.gov, the term arthritis is used to describe over 100 different diseases and is one of the most common diseases afflicting millions of Americans, spanning every age group. We all know someone with arthritis, or maybe you are a sufferer or are newly diagnosed. Depending on the type of arthritis, you have come to realize that living with arthritis is uncomfortable and will affect your everyday life.