Autoimmune Disease Treatable if Caught Early [Video]

Autoimmune Disease Treatable if Caught Early [Video]

An autoimmune disease that can affect blood vessels that took the life of Harold Ramis is treatable if it is caught early. Vasculitis occurs when the blood vessels, veins, capillaries or arteries become inflamed. The autoimmune disease causes the blood vessels to narrow and weaken, which can cause blockages. This inflammation causes a person’s organs […]

Disease Diagnosis With Urine Color

Disease Diagnosis With Urine Color

Disease diagnosis relies on the analysis of various body fluids and secretions and urine and its color can play a vital role in this process. Urine is made of excess liquid and other wastes that are flushed out from the blood by the kidneys. A healthy person produces between one and two liters of urine […]

Disease Ridden Ticks Double Threat to California Hikers and Bikers

Disease Ridden Ticks Double Threat to California Hikers and Bikers

According to the California National Park Service, because of the “persistent blood-sucking behavior” of ticks they are able to infect people with not only debilitating illness but also life-threatening diseases. Outdoor enthusiasts in Northern California need to take extra precautions when visiting Bay Area parks and this includes bikers, hikers, runners, and families walking with […]