A one-year-old girl who had her limbs amputated after contracting meningitis C has been allowed home.
A Schatzki ring is a band of tissue that can develop at the lower end of the food pipe. It makes the pipe narrower, which may lead to difficulty swallowing. A Schatzki ring is noncancerous, but certain procedures can help if a ring is causing problems. Here, learn about the symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and more.
Meuris Willams from Llanrwst is in pain and wonders how much longer the wait will be.
Most Americans eat less fiber than the USDA daily recommendations suggest. This article looks at the guidelines for fiber intake in men, women, and children. We also talk about how fiber can help with weight loss, and discuss how much fiber is too much. Learn about good sources of dietary fiber and a handy meal plan.
Bladder removal surgery or cystectomy is a procedure to remove the urinary bladder. It is commonly used to treat bladder cancer or other pelvic tumors. A person should go into surgery knowing what to expect, during and after the procedure, including recovery times, outlook, and the effect on quality of life afterward.