Un-abating pain after spinal cord injury may come from nerves that are not directly impacted by the injury. This so-called neuropathic pain is caused by a malfunction of the nerves and is particularly difficult to remedy.
Ross Summer, MD, a pulmonologist in the Department of Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University discusses the progress in the battle against Pulmonary Fibrosis.
For years, the national organ-allocation policy unintentionally discriminated against minorities. As available scientific research progressed, United Network for Organ Sharing revisited the way in which organs are matched with recipients.
Hepatitis C, liver cancer, and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) are just three of the hundreds of types of overlooked liver diseases that can affect your health and well-being. Consumer Reports recently provided readers with ways to keep their livers healthy.