"Lung Cancer"

Lung Cancer Overview

Lung Cancer: The Big Picture Lung cancer is the top cause of cancer deaths in both men and women. But this wasn’t always the case. Before the widespread use of mechanical cigarette rollers, lung cancer was…

"Colon Cancer"

Colon Cancer

Colorectal Cancer: What Is It? Not including skin cancer, colorectal cancer is the third most frequently diagnosed cancer in men and women and the second highest cause of cancer deaths in the U.S. Yet, when found…

"Reasons to Gaining Weight"

Reasons to Gaining Weight

What’s With the Weight Gain? If you started taking in more calories than usual or cutting back on exercise, you wouldn’t be surprised if the numbers on the scale crept higher. But what if you’re doing…

"Ovarian Cancer"

Ovarian Cancer Overview

What Is Ovarian Cancer? Current research suggests this cancer begins in the fallopian tubes and moves to the ovaries, the twin organs that produce a woman’s eggs and the main source of the female hormones estrogen…

"Causes of Autism"

Causes of Autism

What cause’s of autism, Scientists aren’t certain. It’s likely genetics and environment both play a role. Scientists aren’t certain what cause autism, but it’s likely that both genetics and environment play a role. A number of…

"Hepatitis C"

What is Hepatitis C?

Hepatitis C: What Is It? Hepatitis C is an inflammation of your liver that is caused by a virus. About 3.2 million Americans have it, and 17,000 or so others get infected each year. If left…

"Pelvic Pain"

Pelvic Pain Causes

What Is Pelvic Pain? Pelvic pain refers to pain in the abdomen below the belly button. This pain can accompany a wide range of conditions. It may be a harmless sign of fertility, a digestive disorder…