Diseases & Conditions

Diseases and Conditions Island Health

This health topic provides information about diseases and conditions affecting physical and mental health.

This page is offered to all Island Health area residents to help access information on breast health services nearest you.

The word dementia is a general term that refers to a cluster of symptoms caused by physical changes to the brain.

Information and support for heart health patients and their families.

HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) is a virus that weakens your immune system.

Hoarding can be a medical condition that requires mental health treatment.

Chronic kidney disease, also called chronic kidney failure, describes the gradual loss of kidney function.

Diabetes is a health condition in which the body doesn’t make enough insulin, or cannot properly use the insulin it makes.

Noroviruses are a group of viruses that cause acute gastroenteritis, also known as stomach flu.

Services and locations relating to substance abuse for youth, adults and seniors.

Seasonal influenza, often called the flu, is a serious, infectious and contagious respiratory illness.