Preventing Pneumonia

Q: What is Pneumococcal Disease? A: Pneumococcal disease is an infection caused by the Streptococcus pneumonia bacteria. It is an illness that is preventable with […]

The Facts on Urinary Incontinence

What is urinary incontinence? Unexpected loss of urine, also known as urinary incontinence, is a medical syndrome that affects millions of individuals across the globe. […]

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly Sides of Cholesterol

The Good Cholesterol (HDL) HDL cholesterol is known as “good” cholesterol, because high levels of HDL protects against heart attacks. Low levels of HDL (less […]

Understanding High Blood Pressure

What is high blood pressure? Blood pressure tells us how hard your blood is pushing against the walls of your arteries as your heart beats. […]