• The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot attest to the accuracy of a non-federal website. (cdc.gov)
  • Saving Lives, Protecting People Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (cdc.gov)
  • The ICD maintenance process allows the continuous adaptation of the ICD following the evolution in the understanding of diseases, treatments, and prevention. (who.int)
  • Since 1999, the Huntington's Disease Society of America has committed more than $20 million to fund research, with the goal of finding effective treatments to slow Huntington's disease. (hdsa.org)
  • St. Jude is trying to find better treatments for children with X-linked severe combined immunodeficiency disease (SCID-Xl). (stjude.org)
  • Conversely, they also found a group of patients with estrogen-receptor positive tumors who generally have a more favorable initial prognosis than those with triple-negative, but have a higher risk of a very late relapse of disease up to 20 years post-diagnosis. (forbes.com)
  • Previous research by the group showed that by analyzing the DNA of breast cancers, they can actually be considered to be 11 distinct diseases. (forbes.com)
  • Providing information about rare or genetic diseases. (nih.gov)
  • GARD Information Specialists can provide you with current, reliable, and easy to understand information about rare or genetic diseases in English or Spanish. (nih.gov)
  • The Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD) is a program of the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) and is funded by two parts of the National Institutes of Health (NIH): NCATS and the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI). (nih.gov)
  • The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announces the fourth "on-line" meeting of the Tick-Borne Disease Working Group (Working Group) on May 10, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 6:45 p.m. (lymediseaseassociation.org)
  • Other cases of early-onset Alzheimer disease may be associated with changes in different genes, some of which have not been identified. (nih.gov)
  • Many more genes have been associated with Alzheimer disease , and researchers are investigating the role that additional genes may play in Alzheimer disease risk. (nih.gov)
  • One of these subgroups has an initially poor prognosis, but if successfully treated, the disease is unlikely to come back in those who survived five years post-diagnosis. (forbes.com)
  • We are committed to advancing science and translating discoveries into clinical practice to promote the prevention and treatment of heart, lung, blood, and sleep disorders, including asbestos-related lung diseases. (nih.gov)
  • A new study has identified that breast cancer can be several genetically distinct diseases, each with a different risk of coming back after treatment. (forbes.com)
  • Severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID) refers to a group of at least 10 inherited diseases that are already present at birth. (stjude.org)
  • Clinical disease ranges from mild febrile illness to severe encephalitis. (cdc.gov)
  • St. Jude is leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases. (stjude.org)
  • some cases may be caused by surgery, certain medications and/or a variety of health problems such as central nervous system (brain and spinal cord) abnormalities, psychological problems, conditions that irritate the diaphragm, and metabolic diseases . (nih.gov)
  • No one chooses to be a drug addict or to develop heart disease. (drugabuse.gov)
  • Imaging studies have shown evidence of tissue malfunction in the brains of those with addiction, and in the hearts of people with heart disease. (drugabuse.gov)
  • Also in this issue, Sabine Middendorp and colleagues review how microvillus inclusion disease serves as a useful model to improve our understanding of intestinal trafficking and polarity in health and disease. (biologists.org)
  • Identifying and modifying environmental factors that contribute to health and disease are part of NIDA's mission, as well as that of the other NIH Institutes and Centers. (drugabuse.gov)
  • Some cases of early-onset Alzheimer disease are caused by gene mutations that can be passed from parent to child. (nih.gov)
  • For the purpose of surveillance and reporting, based on their clinical presentation, arboviral disease cases are often categorized into two primary groups: neuroinvasive disease and nonneuroinvasive disease. (cdc.gov)
  • The most common symptom of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is regular heartburn , a painful, burning feeling in the middle of your chest, behind your breastbone, and in the middle of your abdomen . (nih.gov)
  • If you have an asbestos-related lung disease, you will need lifelong care, including regular chest X-rays, chest CT scans, and pulmonary function tests . (nih.gov)
  • The Huntington's Disease Society of America is proud to announce that fifty outstanding Huntington's disease care facilities are being awarded the designation of HDSA Centers of Excellence for 2020. (hdsa.org)
  • Other benefits include less bone loss and small-joint damage associated with RA and no increase in pain or disease activity. (rheumatology.org)
  • The bill is the first step in a process that could lead to a better understanding of the incredible impact these diseases can have on the overall health of New Yorkers. (lymediseaseassociation.org)
  • People who work or used to work around asbestos are at risk for asbestos-related lung diseases, as are their family members. (nih.gov)
  • The Team Hope Walk program is our signature grassroots fundraising campaign designed to provide hope and support for those touched by this devastating disease. (hdsa.org)
  • The interdisciplinary nature of DMM means that a diverse range of diseases, approaches and models fall within its broad scope . (biologists.org)
  • Alzheimer disease can be classified as early-onset or late-onset. (nih.gov)