Autism, also referred to by its full medical name of autism spectrum disorder, affects a jaw-dropping one out of every 45 children in the United States, according to a new government survey recommendation for doctors published by
Multiple Sclerosis is a serious, debilitating disorder that affects a large number of people throughout the United States and the world. The disorder can cause a wide array of negative symptoms, making it difficult for those with MS to complete tasks, maintain a job, and even walk and talk. Although treatments for the disease do exist,
High blood pressure is a leading cause of and contributor to death worldwide. It causes a variety of medical problems, including cardiovascular disease, which is the leading cause of death in the United States. Even with the risk of death and increase in other health problems associated with high blood pressure, the number of people with this serious medical condition has been increasing steadily over the last several decades.
Epilepsy is a serious medical condition affecting approximately one percent of the United State’s population. Many individuals with epilepsy suffer from severe seizures, which may not respond to available treatments. Recent attention has turned to using medical marijuana and its derivatives to treat epilepsy and other seizure disorders. Newsworthy cases have turned up in recent years showing even children can benefit from using medical marijuana to treat epilepsy.