Conditions list medically reviewed by George Krucik, MD, MBA
Pulmonary edema is a condition in which the lungs fill with fluid. Read about your risk, and what to do if you experience symptoms.
During a heart attack, the blood supply that normally nourishes the heart with oxygen is cut off and the heart muscle begins to die. Learn more.
Coronary artery disease (CAD) is the leading cause of death in the United States. Learn the definition, symptoms, and causes of CAD by reading our overview.
Malignant hypertension is a rare and severe condition in which blood pressure is dangerously high. Learn more about symptoms and treatments.
Obesity is an epidemic in the U.S. This condition puts people at a higher risk for serious diseases, such as type 2 diabetes, heart disease, and cancer.
An adrenergic bronchodilators overdose is when you take too much of a certain kind of asthma medication.
In end-stage kidney disease, also known as end-stage renal disease (ESRD), the kidneys are functioning below 10 percent of their normal function.
Central sleep apnea is a sleep disorder in which you briefly stop breathing during sleep.
Sleep apnea is a sleep disorder where breathing sporadically and repeatedly stops and starts while a person sleeps. Learn about the causes and treatments for sleep…
Learn about stable angina and what causes it. Find information on stable angina symptoms, risk factors, diagnosis, and treatment.
A spinal cord injury is damage to the spinal cord that can have a lasting and significant impact on your daily life.
Coarctation of the aorta is a congenital malformation of the aorta in which part of the aorta is constricted or narrowed.
Learn how people often react to black widow spider bites. Read about how they can be treated and avoided.
Alcoholic cardiomyopathy is a form of heart disease caused by alcohol abuse. Learn about its symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment.
This feature is for informational purposes only and should not be used to diagnose. Please consult a healthcare professional if you have health concerns.