Tag Archives: Symptoms

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 »

Vitamin D deficiency symptoms: Having this on your skin could be sign you need supplements

Vitamin D deficiency is common in winter because there are shorter daylight hours and weaker UV levels from the sun, making it difficult for the body to synthesise the vitamin. Nicknamed the ‘sunshine vitamin’, it plays a vital role in the body, helping absorb calcium for strong bones and teeth and keeping the immune system… Read More »

Pictures and symptoms of common STDs

Understanding symptoms and seeing pictures of STDs can help people identify the signs and encourage them to see a doctor. Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), also called sexually transmitted infections (STIs), are on the rise. In 2017, researchers saw an increase in STDs for the fourth year in a row, and the highest ever rates of… Read More »