Internet-addled consumers diagnosing headaches as brain tumors or freckles as skin cancer are a joke as old as the internet itself— but those who consult "Dr. Google" often end up better off.
Undiagnosed diabetes made the schoolgirl more vulnerable to the infection.
Experts stress this part of the body is able to clean itself, and "v-steaming" can increase the risk of infection.
Rates of colorectal cancer have been rising since the 1970s.
Noelle Guastucci said it felt like someone had poured acid on her foot.
Giant roundworm is the most common parasite in the world and can cause sufferers to cough as the worms move inside their body.
Scientists looked at studies on diets, including the low FODMAP diet.
"It's sad, but most people can't even tell you what the word 'dementia' means," said Dr. John DenBoer.
More than 600 cases of the infection, which can be fatal if it gets into the bloodstream, have been reported.
The symptoms of post-treatment Lyme disease can derail normal life, scientists say.
"This problem has the same urgency as opioids and gun violence," said a doctor whose patient was tricked into giving up most of his life savings.
The flu is easy to give to others and some people stay contagious for more than a week.
The highly contagious virus has continued to spread.
At least 24 staff members and inmates have been exposed to an unknown substance at an Ohio correctional facility.
The red dots that blister on the skin are an easy-to-spot symptom.
Scientists in Sarasota developed a new machine called an Ozone Treatment System that can remove toxins from water.
Kit Tarka's parents have launched a charity after their son died.
Researchers tested people with photos of genuine and fake emotions to find out if those with psychopathic traits could tell the difference.
Natalie Rawnsley fell ill after dining at a buffet in Greece with her husband and two sons.