Tag Archives: Chronic

Chronic fatigue: Overactive immune system 'may trigger ME-like symptoms'

An overactive immune system may help explain the cause of chronic fatigue syndrome, scientists from King’s College London have suggested. Many sufferers of CFS, or ME, say their condition began with a challenge to their immune system like an infection. The scientists studied 55 patients with Hepatitis C who were given a drug that causes… Read More »

Chronic Acid Reflux

by iamthechad Prolonged Heartburn The refluxed fluid from the stomach coming in contact with the esophagus causes heartburn, a burning sensation in the chest and throat. When we have an acidic feeling in the throat, we call it acid indigestion. Heartburn is common and its occasional incidence does not indicate any chronic condition. But when… Read More »