Dr. Bryan Ludwig discusses the risk factors for stroke. Find more answers to frequently asked questions about stroke at www.premierhealth.com/stroke
What are the risk factors for hypertension?
Risk factors for hypertension include family history, obesity and tobacco. Premier Health Specialists’ Dr. Srikanth Sadhu talks more about risk factors for h...
What are the risk factors for heart attack?
In this video, Denise Dietz, MD from Chippenham Hospital says that high blood pressure, high cholestrol, diabetes and smoking are all risk factors for heart ...
What are the risk factors for pelvic organ prolapse?
Dr. William Rush talks about the risk factors for pelvic organ prolapse. Find more answers to frequently asked questions about pelvic organ prolapse at http:...
What Are the Risk Factors for Fibromyalgia?
Fibromyalgia is a painful and confounding condition that the medical community is only beginning to understand. Manhattan Total Health offers a range of treatments to help you manage chronic pain without medications. Patients with fibromyalgia may find relief from physical therapy, acupuncture, and medical massage.
Stroke: Prevention and Risk Factors
Strokes are the second leading cause of death worldwide and the fifth leading cause of death in the United States Since stroke is the leading cause of disability in the United States, survival can be devastating both to the person who has suffered a stroke and to their family. Some stroke risk factors can be can be controlled or treated. A risk factor is a condition or behavior that occurs more frequently in those who have, or are at greater risk of…
What are Some Risk Factors for Lung Cancer?
The main thing is smoking of course, but 20% of patients are never smokers. They can have a history of second hand smoke some people don’t even have that. Th...
What Are the Risk Factors of Melanoma?
Melanoma care at Virginia Mason Medical Center, in Seattle, is delivered through a comprehensive, multidisciplinary specialty team, dedicated to excellence in clinical care, education and research.
What are the risk factors for Cholesterol?
There are so many diseases that prove to be fatal. Cholesterol is one of them. It is a wax, fat-like material which is present in the body…
What Are the Risk Factors for Gallbladder Cancer?
Certain risk factors may increase your chance of developing gallbladder cancer. This guide will help you learn about possible causes of gallbladder cancer.
10 risk factors of colon cancer
Colon cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in the U.S. The good news is that it's also one of the most preventable Most people do not look forward to having a colonoscopy. But it's important to overcome any fear or embarrassment to be able to detect colon cancer in its earliest stages. Polyps are tiny, pimple-like growths found in the colon. If they are not detected, they can become cancerous and grow benign and malignant tumors. These tumors can then…
Battling Chronic Dry Eyes: Risk Factors and Tips
The ophthalmologists and optometrists at Pacific Eye in San Luis Obispo explain some of the risk factors for developing chronic dry eye and tips for effective
Prostate Cancer: What Are The Risk Factors?
Worried about prostate cancer? There are several major factors that influence your risk of prostate cancer, including age, race, family history, etc.
What are the Causes and Risk Factors for Vertigo?
There are a variety of things that can cause symptoms of vertigo. Pin-pointing what the problem is can help you and your doctor establish an effective treatment plan.
What Are the Risk Factors for Breast Cancer?
Research has found several risk factors that may increase your chances of getting breast cancer.
What Are the Risk Factors Linked to Cancer?
Changing unhealthy lifestyle and health habits can help decrease your risk of developing cancer.
What Are the Risk Factors for Ovarian Cancer?
Several factors may increase a woman’s risk for ovarian cancer.
Post-Surgical Blood Clots: Risk Factors and Prevention Tips
After consulting a surgeon, many people decide that the benefits of having bariatric surgery far outweigh the potential risks.
10 Psoriasis Risk Factors To Look Out For
The causes of psoriasis aren’t fully known. Read more about risk factors and triggers for this condition.
Cardiac Risk Factors: What You Need to Know
Family history, gender, race, and age can’t be changed, but tobacco and alcohol use, diet and exercise are all behaviors you can modify to improve your heart health.