The major manifestation of polymyositis is inflammation leading to destruction of muscle and increasing muscular weakness. As the disease progresses, the muscle tissue is replaced by functionless scar tissue. Both have features in common...
February is American Heart Month so it's a good time to look through the causes, prevention and cure for those of us with coronary... Read more »
When a car starts running a little rough, the first thought is to take it in for a tune-up. Check the oil. Check the spark plugs. Check the... Read more »
As many of you may know, a recent study showed a higher risk of ADHD in children that are ambidextrous, or use both hands equally. This is... Read more »
Scientists around the world are studying pain mechanisms of all kinds. In this article, the characteristics and causes of muscle pain are reviewed.... Read more »
Injuries to the anterior cruciate ligament are common among young athletes. Most of these ruptures occur as a result of a noncontact event. Usually,... Read more »