Influenza (flu) - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic

Learn more about the symptoms, causes and prevention of this potentially fatal viral infection that attacks the respiratory system.

7 great reasons why exercise matters

Improve your heart health, mood, stamina and more with regular physical activity.

Mediterranean diet: A heart-healthy eating plan

The Mediterranean diet is a heart-healthy eating plan that emphasizes fruits, vegetables, whole grains, beans, nuts and seeds, and healthy fats.

Alzheimer's disease - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic

Alzheimer's disease - Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes, treatment of this debilitating disorder.

Metabolic syndrome - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic

Metabolic syndrome - Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment of conditions related to insulin resistance.

High blood pressure (hypertension): Controlling this common health problem

High blood pressure — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment and prevention of hypertension.

DASH diet: Healthy eating to lower your blood pressure

By following the DASH diet you can control your blood pressure and reap important health benefits.

Diabetes diet: Create your healthy-eating plan

Diabetes diet — A healthy-eating plan can help you control your blood sugar. Learn meal-planning methods and what foods to choose. Includes sample menu.

Diabetes

Diabetes — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes and treatments of several types of diabetes.

Heart disease

Heart disease describes a range of conditions that affect your heart. Diseases under the heart disease umbrella include blood vessel diseases, such as coronary artery disease; heart rhythm problems (arrhythmias); and heart defects you're born with (congenital heart defects), among others. The term "heart disease" is often used interchangeably with the term "cardiovascular disease."

Colon cancer - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic

Learn about colon cancer diagnosis and treatment at Mayo Clinic, where experts use next-generation molecular profiling to plan treatment.

COPD - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) - Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment of this lung disease.

Hemorrhoids - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic

Hemorrhoids. Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes and treatment of this sometimes embarrassing, painful condition.

Kidney cancer

Kidney cancer begins in the kidneys. Your kidneys are two bean-shaped organs, each about the size of your fist. They're located behind your abdominal organs, with one kidney on each side of your spine. In adults, renal cell carcinoma is the most common type of kidney cancer - about 90 percent of cancerous tumors.

Fibromyalgia - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic

This complicated disorder amplifies painful sensations by affecting the way your brain processes pain signals. Medications, therapy and exercise can help.

Are organic foods worth the price?

Understand the differences between organic foods and traditionally grown foods when it comes to nutrition, safety and price.

Mesothelioma

Mesothelioma — Comprehensive overview covers malignant mesothelioma, including peritoneal and pleural types of this cancer.

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