Cholesterol

Pathology

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) is the term used to refer to conditions that affect the arteries of the heart. Heart attacks and angina (chest pain) are two examples of CAD.... Read more

Viral Hepatitis

Pathology

Hepatitis C virus (HCV) can cause a short-term (acute) infection which may become a long term (chronic) infection. HCV is transmitted mainly through contact with contaminated blood. Sexual transmission of HCV is possible, but it is rare. Hepatitis C can also be transmitted from mother to baby.... Read more