Posts Tagged ‘disease’
 
 
 
Lawn-Garden
 

To reduce Lyme disease risks, keep tick-carrying deer out of your yard

Colder weather’s arrival means homeowners across the country brace themselves for the battle against bold, foraging deer. But with recent reports that Lyme disease – transmitted by ticks that live on deer – is...
 
Pets
 

Is the protein in your pet’s food causing a deadly disease?

You&rsquove noticed the commercials and print advertisements: It appears like each and every pet food maker is touting meat as a best ingredient. Some even go so far as to eliminate grain totally, marketing super-higher le...

 
Senior Living
 

Peripheral Artery Disease: Screening and early treatment can save your legs and your life

Frequent leg cramps, leg discomfort when walking and slow-to-heal sores on your feet are annoying, but did you know they can also be symptoms of a serious disease? Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) happens when there is narrowing...
 
Community
 

Nearly 1 in 10 Americans lives with a rare disease

Did you know that the identical number of folks die every single year from idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, or IPF, as breast cancer? And however IPF, a rare and debilitating illness that causes permanent scarring of the lungs, i...
 
Community
 

Rare Disease Impact Report quantifies patient and caregiver challenges on journey to diagnosis and beyond

Receiving a diagnosis is just the initial of numerous challenges sufferers with rare diseases &ndash and their caregivers &ndash face. &ldquoWe went by way of a number of specialists till we discovered a team tha...