Myoclonus is a condition described as shaking movements. It can occur for a number of different reasons, and it's important to distinguish the differences because this will dictate what treatment may be helpful.
Total anomalous pulmonary venous connection (TAPVC) is a congenital heart defect in which blood vessels that connect the lungs to the heart are attached in the wrong place. This article outlines the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of TAPVC.
Although they have many similarities, systolic and diastolic heart failure are distinct clinical entities. What do you need to know?
Incontinence is the inability to control your urination or defecation and is strongly associated with conditions like Alzheimer's Disease. It is a very stressful time for patients and relatives affected by the disease, but interventions can help.
What if someone could offer you braces that are not visible to anyone? Something that is not as expensive as Invisalign and something that can be used at any age? Lingual braces promise to do all of these things. Learn more about them in this article.
Tetralogy Of Fallot is a type of congenital heart disease that is characterized by four individual and unique disorders. This article outlines the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of tetralogy of Fallot.
A single ventricle heart defect is one of the many types of congenital heart disease that afflict a small percentage of newborns. This article outlines the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of single ventricle heart defects.
The buildup of iron can cause iron overload cardiomyopathy, a dangerous condition that can lead to heart failure and death. When the disease progresses, the average survival rate is less than a year. Here's how it happens.
The thoracic aorta supplies the rib cage and its organs with blood. Some conditions can jeopardize this mechanism, which may lead to serious complications and even death. Learn how to recognize the symptoms and what to expect from treatment.
Pulmonary valve stenosis is a congenital heart disease in which the pulmonary valve does not fully open, causing less blood to reach the lungs. What do you need to know?