It causes pain, stiffness and immobility. When you have osteoarthritis, every single step can be a struggle. There are invasive surgeries and drugs with a long list of side effects that most patients try to avoid.
It's what happens when too many brain cells start firing all at the same time. Nearly ten percent of Americans have a seizure at some point in their lives. But for kids finding relief can be a special challenge.
Colon cancer touches the lives of 150,000 people in the U.S. each year and is the second leading cancer killer. While one of the deadliest, it is also one of the most preventable, if caught early. Now a new test could help save thousands from it.
Imagine living with a rare disease, or one that had no name. That's the case for an estimated 30 million Americans. Now, the National Institutes of Health Undiagnosed Diseased program digs for a diagnosis where others have failed to find one.