Turner syndrome affects only females as the result of a missing or partially missing X chromosome, causing a variety of medical and developmental problems.
A sudden loss of heart function is a medical emergency. Fast, appropriate care might keep it from being deadly.
Nasal polyps are painless, noncancerous growths that can lead to a lost sense of smell or infection. Medication or surgery can help.
Is it time to call your baby's doctor or seek emergency care? Follow these guidelines for treating a sick baby.
Caused by contractions of your diaphragm, hiccups are usually harmless. But rarely, hiccups may be a sign of an underlying medical problem.
Unexplained weight loss has many causes — some serious. Find out when losing weight without trying calls for a medical evaluation.
Learn about this common back problem caused by narrowing of space in the spine. Lifestyle changes, physical therapy and medication can decrease the pain.
Learn how doctors use surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy and other medications to treat desmoid tumors, also known as aggressive fibromatosis.
Frequent waking is a common form of insomnia. Here's how to fall asleep again.
Health tips from Mayo Clinic, featuring simple strategies for a healthy lifestyle.