While it is thought that some combination of genetic and environmental factors is what likely causes Parkinsons disease, researchers do not yet know the exact cause of this progressive, disabling disorder. But there is evidence that... Read More
When I was 35, I woke up one day to find my ankles and lower legs swollen to twice their normal size. Perplexed, I went to my HMO. Was it some sort of blockage in my veins? A spider bite? Many tests were ordered.
A few days later I saw a kidney specialist who asked me... Read More