Very short stature of 4 feet 10 inches or less that results from a genetic or medical condition is considered dwarfism. Learn about causes and treatment.
Acute liver failure is a rapid loss of liver function, often in someone without liver problems. It's a medical emergency that requires urgent care.
Learn about this common back problem caused by narrowing of space in the spine. Lifestyle changes, physical therapy and medication can decrease the pain.
This common condition can cause pain and mobility issues, making simple tasks difficult. Treatment may include medications, splints and sometimes surgery.
Treatment options for pain in your jaw joint and in the muscles that control jaw movement can include pain management, medical therapies and surgery.
Learn more about high blood pressure that's caused by another medical condition. Find out about risk factors and treatments to help you stay healthy.
Learn more about this common circulatory condition, often first signaled by leg pain when walking. Lifestyle changes and medications can help.
Learn about this medical emergency that involves sudden loss of heart function, and find out how fast, appropriate care might keep it from being deadly.
Learn about this cancer that forms from white blood cells called plasma cells. Multiple myeloma treatments include medications and bone marrow transplant.
Living wills and other advance directives describe your treatment preferences in end-of-life situations when you can't speak for yourself.