Detailed information on getting stared with breastfeeding and the first weeks of breastfeeding
Diabetic Nephropathy (Kidney Disease)
Nephropathy means your kidneys are not working well. The final stage of nephropathy is called kidney failure, end-stage renal disease, or ESRD. Diabetes, both type 1 and type 2, is the most common cause of kidney disease. Type 1 is more likely to lead to ESRD. There are 5 stages of diabetic nephropathy. The final stage is ESRD. Progress from one stage to the next can take many years.
Inhalers and Nebulizers
Inhalers deliver medicine directly to the lungs with less side effects than medicine taken by mouth or injection.
Kaposi Sarcoma: Newly Diagnosed
Being told you have Kaposi sarcoma can be scary, and you may have many questions. But you have people on your healthcare team to help.
Narcolepsy is a sleep disorder. It is a lifelong disease of the central nervous system.Narcolepsy causes excessive and overwhelming daytime sleepiness, even after getting plenty of nighttime sleep. If you have narcolepsy, you are likely to become drowsy or to fall asleep at inappropriate times and places. These sleep attacks may happen with or without warning.
Nasal surgery includes any surgery performed on the outside or inside of the nose. It is a common type of reconstructive and cosmetic surgery.
Nausea and Vomiting with Chemotherapy
After receiving a few treatments, some patients feel nausea and begin vomiting in anticipation of the next treatment. The reaction is usually caused by something related to the treatment, like the smell of alcohol or the sight of a medical uniform.
Your neck is at risk for injury because of its location and range-of-motion. Neck pain can be caused by injury, age, or inflammatory disorders.
Detailed information on the most common types of neck problems, including neck pain, torticollis, and whiplash injury
Nephrotic syndrome causes scarring or damage to the filtering part of the kidneys (glomeruli). This causes too much protein to be lost from the blood into the urine.