For these four people coping with an autoimmune disease, finding an understanding and sympathetic partner has made all the difference.
A nurse by the name of Gwheezie is sharing her heart attack symptoms in hopes of helping other women: "It wasn’t until I broke into drenching sweat and started vomiting that I called 911."
Throughout her 20s, a mysterious illness plagued YouTube star Karissa Pukas. Think depression, chronic fatigue, breakouts. Why? She suspects her implants had something to do with it.
“Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic medical condition where the body’s immune system attacks its own joints,” says Lynn M. Ludmer, MD.
Nicholas La Monaco's weight-loss journey was not only physical, but also emotional. "I learned that the path to a better life lay in my attitude and choices, not my body," he says.
Athletes Jeri Strachner, April Wells and Dina Rios can easily get sidelined from the pain of rheumatoid arthritis, but they've found ways — from the right shoes and self-care to sheer determination — to keep on running.
Experts say that an anti-inflammatory diet can help with diseases like rheumatoid arthritis, but caution that it typically can't replace medications.
Sherri Shepherd made the revelation about dropping 25 pounds since cutting sugar in an Instagram caption alongside a photo of herself in skinny jeans.
A father in England says the image of his daughter falling asleep in a swing held more meaning than he realized.
In addition to intense throbbing pain on one side of the head, migraine sufferers can also experience nausea, vomiting, blurred vision, and extreme sensitivity to light and sound.
More than 25 percent of the people surveyed said they texted in their sleep, and 72 percent of those didn’t remember actually doing this.
The internet is not pleased by a Harvard professor's recommended serving of fries. Here's why nutritionists think he's right.
"I wasn’t successful at losing weight until I approached weight loss with a more gradual mindset and stopped looking for it to happen quickly," 29-year-old Cassie Ann says.
"Two years ago, I don’t think we had any idea about face transplants, that it was even possible," said Cameron Underwood.
Like many families, no one thinks that their child will develop an addiction, and the Sheff family was no different.
Louise Harvey, 36, collapsed at home 17 days after the procedure. She left behind three children, for whom a family friend has launched a fundraising page.
A nurse was fired in St. Louis for refusing to get her flu shot, but protesters say it's her religious right.
The Hebrew Academy of Cleveland sent a letter home to parents stating that students were no longer exempt from vaccinations, even if it went against their religious beliefs.