Information on Thrush: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

Thrush, also known as candidiasis, is a yeast infection that occurs most commonly in the mouth. It is caused by a fungus called Candida albicans (“candida”) that occurs naturally in the intestines, vagina and even the skin. The bacteria that reside in the body’s moist environments usually keep candida under control.

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Seeking Treatment for Postpartum Depression

Many people have trouble asking for help when they need it. A depressed individual finds it almost impossible to ask for help. When family members and friends begin to notice symptoms of depression and anxiety in a woman who has given birth in the past year, they should offer assistance and support immediately.

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Baby Boomers And Anti-Aging

The term “Anti-aging” has recently become one of the most popular “buzz-words” in all of medicine today. There is even a certification and specialization in age-management medicine for physicians interested in assisting their patients in preventing premature disability and death, while focusing on optimal health and vigor.

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