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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PVD)

Peripheral vascular disease, also known as peripheral arterial disease, or PVD, is a condition of the blood vessels that leads to narrowing and hardening of the arteries that supply the legs and feet. Because it decreases blood... more

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    Leukemia: Blood And Bone Marrow Cancer

    Leukemia is a blood and bone marrow cancer that falls into four different categories. In some situations, leukemia can be fatal. Learn about what causes leukemia and how it can be treated...more

  • Lymphatic Obstruction (Lymphedema)
    Lymphatic Obstruction (Lymphedema)

    Lymph nodes are small organs that are vital to your immune system. When they become enlarged, you will develop lymphatic obstruction, which is also known as lymphedema. A variety of causes are responsible for lymphatic obstruction including..more

  • Living With Sleep Apnea
    Living With Sleep Apnea

    Snoring is the most common symptom of sleep apnea, a chronic condition that causes your breathing to pause multiple times per night. While you sleep, pauses can occur multiple times in an hour. The resulting symptoms are fatigue,..more

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    Peptic Ulcers Causes And Treatments

    The most common causes of peptic ulcers is the bacterium Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) or the frequent consumption of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)...more

  • How Bronchitis Affects Your Body
    How Bronchitis Affects Your Body

    Bronchitis is a condition caused by inflamed air passages. the disease can be chronic or acute and can result from a bacterial or virus infection. For the most part, bronchitis requires medical attention...more

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