Nephrology Information Center
Unchecked, CKD will progress to end-stage renal disease, an advanced form of CKD that necessitates renal replacement therapy.
Left untreated, these childhood conditions could have lasting effects. Our experts explain three of the most common hip disorders you'll see.
The primary-care provider may be the only contact homebound elders have outside the abuse situation.
Geriatrics Information Center
Addressing factors that lead to lack of adherence to antihypertensive
therapy in elderly patients is crucial to improving outcomes.
Four million people in the United States are infected with the hepatitis C virus (HCV). Many have had the virus for decades, without any symptoms, unknowingly passing it on to others.
This common, painful form of arthritis is caused by a buildup of excess uric acid in the blood. Our expert takes you from diagnosis to treatment.
HPV Information Center
Despite reassuring safety data from clinical trials, the adoption of the inactivated HPV vaccine in the United States remains low.
Neurology Information Center
An aging national infrastructure and paint in old homes increase the risk for lead poisoning and significant health-related problems in children and adults.
Painful menstrual cramps are a quality-of-life issue for many. Clinicians should know what nonpharmacologic treatment options are available.
Commonly found in the oral cavity, HPV lesions may persist or relapse spontaneously and occasionally require surgical excision.