• For a comprehensive listings of factors that can cause chronic hiccups, please click here . (nih.gov)
  • Many investigators have begun to believe that factors other than infection alone cause chronic pyelonephritis. (springer.com)
  • 5 Chronic diseases and conditions such as cardiovascular disease, stroke, cancer, type 2 diabetes, obesity, and arthritis are among the most costly and preventable of all health problems. (jaoa.org)
  • Almost one in five older patients with a chronic disease reported experiencing health care discrimination of one type or another in a large national survey that asked about their daily experiences of discrimination between 2008 and 2014. (ucsf.edu)
  • The types of discrimination reported in 2008 by patients with a major chronic health condition varied among groups. (ucsf.edu)
  • There are three stages of CML and most patients are diagnosed in the early or chronic phase. (bloodwise.org.uk)
  • Chronic GvHD occurs in approximately 40% of patients who have received a transplant of hematopoietic stem cells sourced from the bone marrow or peripheral blood of a donor. (globenewswire.com)
  • The statement, published in the journal Circulation, suggested that doctors urge patients to try exercise, orthotics, weight loss, physical therapy and hot or cold packs before turning to medication, especially nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, or NSAIDs (such as naproxen and ibuprofen), and COX-2 inhibitors (Celebrex) to treat chronic pain. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Some research also suggests that while recurrent tonsillitis is more common in children, chronic tonsillitis is more common in adults. (verywellhealth.com)
  • Chronic tonsillitis is more common in adolescents and adults. (verywellhealth.com)
  • Another day, another study that shows soda taxes work to reduce the consumption of beverages associated with costly chronic diseases in children and adults. (scienceblogs.com)
  • It differs significantly from arthritis commonly seen in adults (osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis), and other types of arthritis that can present in childhood which are chronic conditions (e.g. psoriatic arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis). (ebi.ac.uk)
  • The process for diagnosis usually begins with ruling out possible underlying diseases and chronic conditions … until the only choice left is chronic fatigue syndrome. (draxe.com)
  • Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) can result in strained relationships with friends and family, especially when it remain undiagnosed and/or untreated. (draxe.com)
  • Sufferers of chronic fatigue syndrome also experience significant alterations in levels of irritability, mood swings, panic attacks, anxiety and depression. (draxe.com)
  • In addition, research indicates that chronic fatigue syndrome may be linked to oxidative stress, Celiac disease, and food sensitivities or food allergies. (draxe.com)
  • Often individuals with chronic fatigue syndrome are prescribed anti-depressants and sleeping pills. (draxe.com)
  • According to a study in the Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, acupuncture, meditation, magnesium, l-carnitine and SAM-e (S-Adenosyl methionine), show the most promise in the treatment of chronic fatigue syndrome and fibromyalgia. (draxe.com)
  • Myalgic encephalomyelitis or chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) is a debilitating disorder linked to diverse intracellular infections as well as physiological stress. (frontiersin.org)
  • Myalgic encephalomyelitis or chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) is a heterogeneous disorder of unknown etiology. (frontiersin.org)
  • Chronic posttraumatic pain: pain lasting 3 months post trauma or surgery, excluding infectious or preexisting conditions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although the study included a representative national sample, it did not contain enough data on older Asian-Americans with chronic conditions to examine trends over time, so the researchers restricted their analysis to Blacks, Whites and Hispanics. (ucsf.edu)
  • Chronic diseases are defined broadly as conditions that last 1 year or more and require ongoing medical attention or limit activities of daily living or both. (cdc.gov)
  • This disorder leads to long-term ( chronic ) and repeated (recurrent) infections. (medlineplus.gov)
  • While researchers continue to search for the root cause of CFS, there are preliminary findings that hormonal imbalances, poor immune system response, viral infections, chronic low blood pressure and nutritional deficiency are contributing factors. (draxe.com)
  • In general, chronic pyelonephritis may be defined as a pathological state of one or both kidneys as a result of infection by bacteria or other microorganisms, or injuries caused by noninfectious agents such as chemicals. (springer.com)
  • This is not a result of the similarities in histological appearances so much as the failure to document bacterial infection as the cause of chronic pyelonephritis in the vast majority of cases. (springer.com)
  • Chronic hiccups are unintentional movements (spasms) of the diaphragm followed by rapid closure of the vocal cords that persist for an extended period of time. (nih.gov)
  • It is a subset of arthritis seen in childhood, which may be transient and self-limited or chronic. (ebi.ac.uk)
  • However, chronic hiccups last over two days and in rare cases, may continue for over a month. (nih.gov)
  • Since in many cases no identifiable cause is found to account for the renal histopathology, it seems logical to substitute the term idiopathic chronic pyelonephritis for bacterial chronic pyelonephritis. (springer.com)
  • Hiccups that recur over long periods of time are also considered "chronic. (nih.gov)
  • Data from the US Department of Health and Human Services indicate that chronic diseases accounted for 86% of all health care spending in 2010. (jaoa.org)