Tag Archives: Symptoms

New Research from the CWMH: Prenatal Supplement Containing Folate May Reduce Depressive Symptoms During Pregnancy

While there is research to support the reproductive safety of many antidepressants, many woman and their providers ask about alternatives to traditional antidepressants in women who are pregnant or planning to conceive.  In a recent study, Dr. Marlene Freeman and colleagues at the Center for Women’s Mental Health explored the use of a folate-based preparation… Read More »

5 Causes and Symptoms of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

What is Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)? In order to understand what GERD means one should be clear with the terminology separately. Gastroesophageal means esophagus and stomach whereas reflux means return or flow back. Gastroesophageal reflux disease is nothing but a digestive disorder which affects your lower esophageal sphincter (LES). LES is a ring made up… Read More »

Meningitis: What are the symptoms – and everything you need to know

There are two main types of meningitis: bacterial and viral. Stock photo Meningitis: What are the symptoms – and everything you need to know Independent.ie Meningococcal disease is a serious illness that has the potential to kill a healthy person of any age within hours of their first symptom. https://www.independent.ie/life/health-wellbeing/meningitis-what-are-the-symptoms-and-everything-you-need-to-know-37701770.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article37701849.ece/8fed5/AUTOCROP/h342/sick.PNG Email Meningococcal disease is… Read More »