Dupuytren disease is the most common disorder crippling hands that most people have never heard of, and it stubbornly resists treatment.
Inflammation, which is part of many illnesses and infections, has been found in brain cells and is being implicated as a cause of depression.
Patients who have bariatric surgery stand to lose not only lots of weight but often an identity which changes many of their relationships.
One expert explains which kinds of people would find the gluten-free diet appropriate and the pitfalls to avoid.
Bleeding disorders such as hemophilia can be extremely serious but are treatable. However, many must fight the legacy of more primitive treatment, such as HIV and hepatitis C.