Daily Archive: August 12, 2010

    Sleep Disorders

    Sleep Disorders

    At least 40 million Americans each year suffer from chronic, long-term sleep disorders each year, and an additional 20 million experience occasional sleeping problems. These…

    Sleep Disorders

    Insomnia

    body { background: #FFF; } Insomnia is the perception or complaint of inadequate or poor-quality sleep because of one or more of the following: *  …

    Skin Problems

    Vitiligo

    Vitiligo (vit-ill-EYE-go) is a disorder in which white patches of skin appear on different parts of the body. This happens because the cells that make…

    Skin Problems

    Rosacea

    Rosacea is a long-term disease that affects the skin and sometimes the eyes. Its symptoms include redness, pimples, and, in later stages, thicker skin. In…

    Skin Problems

    Psoriasis

    Psoriasis is a skin disease that causes scaling and swelling. Skin cells grow deep in the skin and slowly rise to the surface. This process…

    Skin Problems

    Eczema

    Atopic dermatitis is a chronic (long-lasting) disease that affects the skin. It is not contagious; it cannot be passed from one person to another. The…

    Skin Problems

    Acne

    (BlackDoctor.org) — Acne is a disease that affects the skin’s oil glands. The small holes in your skin (pores) connect to oil glands under the…

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    Mental Health

    Schizophrenia

    What is schizophrenia? Schizophrenia is a chronic, severe, and disabling brain disorder. It affects about 1 percent of people all over the world (including 3.2…