Postpartum depression occurs in 8-16% of births. Dr. Judith Overton, medical director at BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, explains postpartum depression, symptoms, risk factors and treatments.
Commercials for the HPV vaccine are commonplace these days, but many people don’t know much about the disease itself.
Waking up with a paralyzing feeling of stiffness and pain is common for people who suffer from rheumatoid arthritis (RA), a chronic inflammatory disease in which the body’s immune system attacks its own joints and tissues. The key to successful treatment is identifying the condition early.
The best way to manage migraines is to prevent them. Here are a few tips on how to stop them before they start while at work.
Falls are the leading cause of injuries and injury deaths among older adults in Tennessee, yet few people understand why. But there are simple steps older adults can take to prevent them.
Vee lives with multiple sclerosis (MS), a chronic disease that affects her central nervous system. This is her story.
A pregnant woman needs to take precautions to ensure her health and her baby’s. That includes getting certain vaccinations — and avoiding others until after the birth.
Here is a checklist for people suffering from asthma or COPD to make sure you have everything you need to travel safely.
Get to know the signs of ADHD, where to go if you notice these signs, and what you should expect for treatment.
The list of vaccines that every child gets before age 2 can feel overwhelming, but parents should feel confident that they are doing the right thing for their children when it comes to immunizations.