The ability to differentiate between the allergic and nonallergic form of these conditions is crucial when determining treatment.
Patients with ALS require multidisciplinary care and rehabilitative interventions; maximizing independent function and quality of life are the goals.
What first appeared to be infectious esophagitis ended up being a lifelong diagnosis for a young woman.
Insomnia affects the mind as well as the body. Treatment should combine psychological intervention, behavioral change, and possibly drug therapy.
Falls can lead to hip fracture and head injury and can raise the risk of early death. Fortunately, this public-health problem is largely preventable.
Fun at the beach exposes children and adults to a number of hazards—some avoidable, such as sunburn, and some less so.
This painful disease greatly impacts the daily lives of those who suffer from it. Diagnosis, treatment, and lifestyle modification can ease long-term effects
A woman suffers cyclic pain after multiple abdominal and pelvic surgeries.
In Case 1, a 24-year-old man presents to his primary care physician with complaints of new-onset sore throat and fatigue. In Case 2, a 50-year-old man presents to an urgent care clinic complaining of a fast-developing pruritic rash after being stung by a wasp.
A man tells the orthopedics clinic staff about odd sensations in his hand a week after a car accident.