Tag Archives: Chronic

Chronic Conditions Tied to Severe COVID-19 More Common in Southeast, Rural Areas

THURSDAY, July 23, 2020 — Obesity. Diabetes. Heart disease. COPD. Kidney disease. These chronic medical conditions all raise the risk of suffering a severe case of COVID-19, but a new government report shows some parts of the United States are far more vulnerable to these risks than others. In a review of more than 3,000… Read More »

Allergan highlights strong women in new Botox ads for chronic migraine use

Migraine episodes are tough, but the women who fight through them are tougher. That’s the message from Allergan in its evolved Botox for chronic migraine marketing. New TV ads, first begun in the fall, feature strong women in various roles—including mom, chef, architect, park ranger and science teacher—powering through their too-frequent migraine days. Chronic migraine sufferers by… Read More »

Why is asthma a chronic problem

It can help you figure out what makes your asthma worse, whether your treatment is working, and when you need emergency care. Jump to navigation Jump to search Not to be confused with Chronic toxicity. These airways, or bronchial tubes, allow air to come in and out of the lungs. Research has shown that people… Read More »

Medical News Today: Scientists find possible causes for chronic kidney disease ‘epidemic’

New research suggests that a combination of high heat, toxins, and infections may be responsible for the increasing prevalence of chronic kidney disease among agricultural workers. A combination of high heat and environmental toxins may lead to chronic kidney disease, new research explains. Chronic kidney disease (CKD) involves the slow loss of kidney function. Kidneys… Read More »