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Vitamin B12 deficiency: Six symptoms indicating you may be at risk of pernicious anaemia

Bupa explains: “Pernicious anaemia is an autoimmune disease, caused by antibodies from your immune system attacking your own body tissue, which it mistakes as being foreign. This causes inflammation in the lining of your stomach. “Normally, a protein known as intrinsic factor, which is made in your stomach, attaches to the vitamin B12 released from… Read More »

Anxiety, bad sleep and painful sex are just some of the menopause symptoms women put up with – but there is help at hand 

Many women will remember sitting through the ‘period’ talk at school. But when it comes to navigating the menopause and the perimenopause years preceding it, women are in uncharted territory and often feel alone. dentifying what you’re feeling as symptoms of perimenopause and menopause is half the battle, according to Dr Caoimhe Hartley, who has… Read More »