She’s 31 and Has Advanced Cystic Fibrosis — But Emily (and Her ‘Entourage’) Won’t Give Up

Emily Kramer-Golinkoff remembers having “a pretty normal childhood,” going to school and running around with her friends at a young age. But while she appeared to be a regular kid, there was trouble beneath the surface. Her body was fighting back. Kramer-Golinkoff was born with cystic fibrosis (CF), a progressive and fatal genetic condition that...

Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment Adherence Improved with Positive Expectations, Information:Term life

At the European League Against Rheumatism Annual Congress (EULAR 2016) June 8-11 in London, two new studies offered insights on why patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) do not adhere to their treatment plan, providing important information on strategies that clinicians can use to improve treatment adherence, which helps reduce healthcare costs and improve treatment outcomes.According to a...

Rheumatoid Arthritis: Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment Options

Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic (long-term) disease that causes inflammation of the joints and surrounding tissues. It can also affect other organs. Usually, rheumatoid arthritis affects joints on both sides of the body equally. The wrists, fingers, knees, feet, and ankles are most commonly affected. What causes Rheumatoid Arthritis and who is at risk? The cause...

Physician Confirms Hillary Clinton Has Parkinson’s Disease?Term Life

Hillary Clinton Has Parkinson’s Disease, Physician Confirms   ORIGIN:Hillary Clinton’s health has been the subject of intense speculation during the 2016 presidential campaign, in part because the candidates’ fitness to serve is of valid concern to voters, and in part because it was seized upon by her opponents as a way to undermine her candidacy.While presidential candidates aren’t required...

Phenylketonuria (PKU) darkest side -Term life

Phenylketonuria (PKU) is an inborn error of metabolism that results from the absence of a liver enzyme,phenylalanine hydroxylase. It is an inherited autosomal recessive trait that causes negative impact on development and mental retardation.Phenylalanine hydroxylase enzyme is responsible for the conversion of phenylalanine (an essential amino acid) to tyrosine. The nonessential amino acid, tyrosine, is...