Illness

Everything from the common cold to infections, rare diseases, and pregnancy complications. Your health and the health of your children matter to us, so in this section of You are Mom, you’ll find all the information on medical conditions you need to know.

Symptoms of Gluten Intolerance in Children

The symptoms of gluten intolerance can be digestive or otherwise. They vary according to age and aren’t the same in all children. It’s important to be familiar with the symptoms in order to make a correct diagnosis as early as…

What Is Tendinitis and How Do You Relieve It?

Have you ever suffered from severe joint pain due to muscle overload or injury? If this has happened to you, you probably know what tendinitis is. This pathology affects the tendons or the fibrous structures that bind the bone to…

What Is the Influenza Virus?

The influenza virus is a severe respiratory disease that can lead to complications causing hospitalization and even death if not treated in time. These particular subtypes of viruses belong to the Orthomyxoviridae family and were the cause of various severe…

Vomiting Blood: Causes and Treatments

Vomiting blood is a medical emergency that needs special attention as soon as it’s detected. This is even more urgent during pregnancy because the mother’s life is at risk, as well as the baby’s. In this article, you can learn…

What Are Metabolic Disorders?

Metabolic disorders may be either congenital metabolic diseases or inborn errors of metabolism. They’re genetic conditions that affect specific organs and the metabolism. Let’s take a closer look at what they are. What are metabolic disorders? Metabolic disorders encompass several…

How to Treat External Hemorrhoids

Hemorrhoids are very common and affect thousands of people around the world. Hemorrhoids happen when the veins around the anus or rectum become inflamed. Besides being annoying, they can be painful as well. It’s important to be aware of the…