Venus Williams, Sjögren’s Syndrome and Living A ‘New Normal’

Venus Williams is one of history’s most decorated tennis players. Having won seven grand slams and ranked No. 21 in the world, Williams is considered by many to be one of the best players of all time. She recently played the U.S. Open, winning her first two matches. It was her twelfth tournament this year. You would never guess that...

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You can’t avoid the common cold, but you can avoid this common symptom.

Many people will experience Dry Mouth when they have a cold because of nasal congestion. When you can’t breathe out of your nose, you have to breathe out of your mouth. You might wake up with a parched mouth from breathing like this through the night. If you’re really congested, you may have to breathe your mouth throughout the day,...

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Do you have Dry Mouth, or is your mouth just dry? Here’s how to know the difference.

Having Dry Mouth is not the same as your mouth feeling dry. That may sound confusing, especially if you’ve never experienced true Dry Mouth, but Dry Mouth is a chronic condition -- something that persists despite your circumstances. It’s critical to know the difference between having a dry mouth and having Dry Mouth. If you’re suffering from the medical condition...

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Lupus has many symptoms. This doesn’t have to be one of them.

Last year, pop star Selena Gomez announced to her fans that she received a life-saving kidney transplant. The operation forced her to slow down on promoting her music and focus on her health. Gomez has suffered from lupus for several years -- an autoimmune disease that causes inflammation to different areas of the body. The most common type of lupus is...

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