Health conditions and disorders affect millions of Americans. They can be scary and confusing. Healthfirst NJ wants to help you understand these illnesses, how to treat them, and how to stop them when possible.
Below, you can find important information about common health conditions that may affect you or your family.
It shouldn’t be hard to breathe. Learn how Healthfirst NJ can help you and your family with asthma.
Learn more about what you can do to prevent heart disease.
One out of every 12 Americans has diabetes – and the number is growing. If you have diabetes, Healthfirst NJ can help you control your condition.
Get information on risk factors for STDs, free testing, and more.
COPD, also known as emphysema or chronic bronchitis, is a serious disease that blocks the tubes that carry air in and out of your lungs, making it very difficult to breathe. Find out the causes of COPD and what is done to treat it.
Also known as hypertension, high blood pressure can cause serious health problems including heart problems and damage to other organs. Discover if you are at risk and easy steps you can take to lower your blood pressure.
Tuberculosis (TB) is an infection caused by bacteria. Bacteria grow best in parts of the body that have lots of blood and oxygen.
Last update 2013-04-02 09:34