Conditions C

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CANCER

Uncontrolled growth of cells derived from normal tissues, being able to kill the host by the spread of cells from … More

CANDIDIASIS

Infection of the skin or mucous membranes by any species of Candida, a genus of yeastlike fungi, but especially of … More

CANKER SORES

Also known as aphthous ulcers, they are single or multiple sores of the mouth cavity with white centers and red … More

CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE

Disorders affecting the heart and blood vessels, and the number one cause of death in the US, claiming more than … More

CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME

(Repetitive Strain Injury) The best known form of repetitive strain injury causing debilitating pain in the wrist caused by pressure … More

CATARACTS

Opacity of the lens and/or the capsule of the eye, and a major cause of blindness in the world. Cataracts … More

CELIAC DISEASE

Intestinal malabsorption caused by gluten intolerance, often misdiagnosed as irritable bowel syndrome, and characterized by nausea, diarrhea, abdominal swelling, weight … More

CERVICAL DYSPLASIA

Another name for a precancerous condition of the cervix, one cancer that may be readily diagnosed at an early stage. … More

CHEMICAL POISONING

Chemical poisons are a bane of our modern age. Their absorption may compromise the immune system, and the liver may … More

CHICKEN POX

A viral usually childhood disease that may start with headache and fever, and progresses to a multitude of small “pimples” … More