Author Archives: Louise Savoie

Possible Causes of Heartburn and How to Relieve It

If you are experiencing a sharp burning feeling in your chest, then you may have heartburn. The sensation can last a few minutes or several hours. What you are experiencing is also a gastroesophageal reflux disease symptom. Doctors can identify this as such by doing tests. Here are the common possible causes of heartburn: Eating … Continue reading

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How to Avoid Urinary Tract Infections

You can acquire Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) when bacteria travel into your urethra or bladder. Women have a higher risk of getting UTIs than men. Yes, men can also get UTIs. Doctors usually recommend antibiotics to treat the infection. However, prevention is always better than cure. Here are some ways to avoid getting urinary tract infections: Abstain from drinking too much coffee, soda … Continue reading