Learn about treatment studies for cystic fibrosis (CF), a genetic disease that affects the lungs, pancreas, and other organs over time.
National Physical Therapy Month is celebrated every October to recognize the efforts and impact of physical therapists (PT) and PT assistants in restoring, maintaining, or improving mobility for patients.
September is recognized as Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month. Atrial fibrillation, abbreviated as AFib or AF, is a form of irregular heartbeat that can increase the risk of blood clots, stroke, heart failure, and other heart-related complications. Normally, your heart rate is 60 to 100 beats per minute. With AFib, your heart rate can be as […]
Chronic kidney disease is the gradual loss of kidney function. Learn about the risk factors and symptoms of kidney disease here.
In a recent study from the University of Illinois, researchers investigated how upper respiratory infections trigger MS relapses.
From August 1st to 7th, Breastfeeding Week is recognized worldwide to encourage breastfeeding and improve the health of babies around the world. In the United States, August is also recognized as National Breastfeeding Month. This year’s theme is “Charting the Course Together”, which is intended to put a focus on how we can use data […]