Patient Info

  • ADHD

    Between 4 and 7 million children (5 – 9% of the population) and 9 to 13 million adults (4 – 6% of the population) in the United States are diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

  • ADHD in Adults

    There are as many as 8 million adults with ADHD in the USA (about 1 in 25 adults in the USA).

  • Asthma

    Asthma affects people of all ages, but it most often starts during childhood. Nearly 6 million asthma sufferers are children.

  • Birth Control

    Accidental pregnancy is a widespread problem in the United States with almost 50 percent occurring in women using some type of contraception, according to the National Survey of Family Growth.

  • Chemotherapy

    Chemotherapy is a term that encompasses drugs used to treat and destroy cancer cells. Typically it works by interfering with the growth or reproduction of the malignant cells. The actual mechanism varies by the category in which the drug is classified.

  • COPD

    Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a disorder that persistently obstructs bronchial airflow. The most common causes of COPD are two related diseases, chronic bronchitis and emphysema. COPD obstructs air flowing in and out of the lungs. The obstruction is generally irreversible and becomes worse over time.

  • Coronary Heart Disease

    CHD frequently leads to heart attacks and is the number one cause of death for males and females in the United States. Approximately 1.2 million people suffer from heart attacks annually in the United States and as many as 50% are fatal.

  • Deep Vein Thrombosis

    Deep vein thrombosis is a condition where a blood clot (thrombus) forms in a deep vein. While this can occur in any vein it is most typical in the legs, usually in the calf and thigh.

  • Depression

    Depression is characterized as a mood disorder where an individual feels sad, often without any traceable cause.

  • Diabetes

    The American Diabetes Association reports that someone is diagnosed with diabetes every 17 seconds. Use our guide to find out how to get screened and manage your condition with your doctor’s help.

  • Diabetes Type 2

    Type 2 diabetes (formerly called adult-onset or non-insulin-dependent diabetes) is a chronic disease in which your body is unable to maintain a normal blood sugar (glucose) level.

  • Epilepsy

    Epilepsy is a brain disorder that causes a person to have recurrent seizures caused by abnormal electrical activity in the brain. Approximately one in 100 Americans have experienced a seizure or been diagnosed with epilepsy (meaning they have had repeated seizures).

  • Facial Wrinkles & Lines

    Wrinkles are creases, ridges or folds in the skin and manifest due to damage to the skin.

  • Fecal Incontinence

    When stool or feces leaks from the rectum and there is loss of control in having bowel movements, a diagnosis of fecal incontinence is made.

  • High Cholesterol

    It is estimated that nearly one-quarter of the population has high cholesterol according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

  • Hip Replacement

    Hip replacement is a surgery to replace all or part of the hip joint with an artificial joint made of metal, ceramic, and/or plastic.

  • Implant Contraception

    Implants consist of little plastic rods containing hormones, released over a set time frame to prevent ovulation and pregnancy.

  • Indoor Allergies

    When a person has indoor allergies, the body’s immune system mistakenly reacts to substances, such as dust, mold, animal dander, or animal saliva, as invaders.

  • Knee Replacement

    Knee replacement is a surgery to relieve knee pain and improve mobility of the knee, most often in people with arthritis of the knee.

  • Major Depressive Disorder

    Depression is a disorder of the brain that leads to constant feelings of sadness, hopelessness, and low energy that are so strong that you have trouble with daily life for weeks at a time.

  • Metastatic Melanoma

    Melanoma is a type of skin cancer, which appears like a flat, asymmetrical mole with irregular borders. It develops in melanocytes (pigment cells). While some can develop within a mole, most are new skin growths or spots.

  • Migraines

    When you need help for your migraines - or are concerned that your headaches may be migraines there are a wide variety of medical specialists available

  • Multiple Sclerosis

    Multiple sclerosis affects 350,000 people in the U.S.

  • Obesity

    Obesity is a condition of excess weight due to too much body fat, not too much muscle.

  • Prostate Cancer

    Prostate cancer occurs in the prostate — a walnut-shaped gland that only men have. The gland produces semen – the fluid that nourishes and transports sperm.

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

    Rheumatoid arthritis (or RA for short) is a long-term autoimmune disease. The immune system confuses foreign substances with healthy tissue causing the body to attack itself.

  • Seasonal Allergies

    Seasonal allergies affect an estimated 40 to 50 million people in the United States.

  • Severe Persistent Asthma

    People who suffer from severe persistent asthma usually experience asthma symptoms throughout the day on most days and have frequent symptoms at night, as well.

  • Smoking Cessation

    Smoking is one of the most avoidable causes of cancer and other medical conditions, posing one of the largest public health problems.

  • Ulcerative Colitis

    Ulcerative colitis is an inflammatory disease that causes ulcers in the large colon and rectum and is part of the inflammatory bowel disease group.