Carpal tunnel syndrome is a painful condition that affects the wrist and hand. It can make everyday tasks difficult and inhibit your ability to work in certain occupations. There are some jobs that put you at a higher risk of developing carpal tunnel syndrome. However, understanding how carpal tunne
While no one knows exactly what causes multiple sclerosis, research has shown that many factors in a person's life may contribute to the likelihood that they will contract the disease. MS is an autoimmune disease that affects the myelin sheath around the spinal cord and the brain reducing the f
Comparing dirty, wild rats and mice to their squeaky-clean laboratory-bred counterparts may help explain why people who live in industrialized societies have higher rates of allergy and autoimmune diseases than those who live in less developed areas.
MD stands for Doctor of Medicine, and this title is most likely applied to your current physician. When you have a medical condition, or when you think you might have an issue that needs to be discussed with your doctor, you may feel a disconnect when trying to communicate your concerns and symptoms