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Peripheral Vascular Disease: Symptoms, Causes, and Diagnosis

Peripheral Vascular Disease: Symptoms, Causes, and Diagnosis

Peripheral Vascular Disease is a circulatory system disorder that causes blood vessels to become nar...

What Is Congestive Heart Failure?

What Is Congestive Heart Failure?

What exactly is Heart Failure? Learn to identify the signs of Congestive Heart Failure using these g...

What Is Cardiovascular Disease?

What Is Cardiovascular Disease?

Cardiovascular disease is serious and requires immediate attention and treatment. 1MD's health guide...

Smoking Cessation: Benefits, Methods, and Long-Term Outlook

Smoking Cessation: Benefits, Methods, and Long-Term Outlook

Learn all about smoking cessation with this new guide! Read all about the benefits, methods and even...

Stroke: Types, Symptoms, and Long-Term Outlook

Stroke: Types, Symptoms, and Long-Term Outlook

How do you know if you or someone you know is suffering from a Stroke? 1MD provides you with an in-d...

What Is Hypertension?

What Is Hypertension?

What is hypertension? Are you suffering from an unhealthy rise in blood pressure? Read more to find ...

What Is Cholesterol?

What Is Cholesterol?

What is cholesterol? 1MD provides you with information on how to prevent high cholesterol and how to...

Atrial Fibrillation

Atrial Fibrillation

Atrial fibrillation is the most common type of irregular heartbeat. What exactly causes it? Read abo...

What Is Heart Disease?

What Is Heart Disease?

Learn how Heart Disease can affect your life. We provide you with symptoms, risk factors, and preven...

What Is a Heart Attack?

What Is a Heart Attack?

What is a heart attack? Don't wait to get help if you are experiencing any of these symptoms or warn...

What Is Arrhythmia?

What Is Arrhythmia?

A heart or cardiac arrhythmia is an irregular heartbeat. Learn about arrhythmia's here. 1MD explains...

Porphyria: Symptoms, Variations, and Long-Term Outlook

Porphyria: Symptoms, Variations, and Long-Term Outlook

Porphyria is a group of rare blood disorders that prevent your body from producing an important comp...

Hemochromatosis: Symptoms, Treatment, and Long-Term Outlook

Hemochromatosis: Symptoms, Treatment, and Long-Term Outlook

When your body absorbs too much iron the condition is called hemochromatosis. If not treated early o...

Phenylketonuria: Causes, Treatments, and Long-Term Outlook

Phenylketonuria: Causes, Treatments, and Long-Term Outlook

Phenylketonuria (PKU) is a rare genetic disorder that causes an amino acid to build up to dangerous ...

Type 1 Diabetes: Symptoms, Treatments, and Long-Term Outlook

Type 1 Diabetes: Symptoms, Treatments, and Long-Term Outlook

Type 1 diabetes is a chronic condition that destroys insulin-making cells in the pancreas. There is ...

Type 2 Diabetes: Symptoms, Treatments, and Long-Term Outlook

Type 2 Diabetes: Symptoms, Treatments, and Long-Term Outlook

Type 2 diabetes is a chronic condition in which your cells do not respond to insulin as they should,...

Amyloidosis: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

Amyloidosis: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

Amyloidosis is a rare condition that causes an abnormal protein to build up in the body. This can re...

Hypothyroidism: Symptoms, Treatments, and Long-Term Outlook

Hypothyroidism: Symptoms, Treatments, and Long-Term Outlook

Understanding the causes and symptoms of hypothyroidism is important, and the next important thing i...

Hyperthyroidism: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

Hyperthyroidism: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

Hyperthyroidism develops when the thyroid makes too much of the hormones that regulate metabolism. W...

Galactosemia: Causes, Symptoms, Treatments, and Complications

Galactosemia: Causes, Symptoms, Treatments, and Complications

Galactosemia is a rare genetic disorder which impacts the way your body processes the sugar galactos...