Hypoglycemia

Do You Have Hypoglycemia?

How Do You Diagnose It? Hypoglycemia is a condition that occurs when your blood sugar (glucose) is too low.  Blood sugar below 70 mg/dL is considered low. Symptoms you may have when your blood sugar gets too low include: Cold sweats Convulsions Double vision or blurry vision Fast or pounding heartbeat General discomfort, uneasiness, or…

Low Folate Levels Linked to Depression

Low Folate Levels Linked to Depression

September 24, 2010 — Lower serum folate levels appear to be associated with an increased risk for depressive symptoms, a large population-based, cross-sectional study suggests. Data on US adults from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) show elevated depressive symptoms were inversely associated with folate status, particularly among women. “We found that the…