Vitamin D

After intestinal absorption and cutaneous production, vitamin D3 is transported to the liver where it undergoes initial processing (hydroxylation), the second takes place in the kidneys releasing the active form 1, 25-hydroxyvitamin D3. This hormone reaches the nucleus of target … Continue reading

Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia comes from “Fibro” for fibrosis, “myo” means muscles and “algia” means pain. Fibromyalgia is a syndrome characterized by widespread pain throughout the body, often associated with fatigue and sleep disorders. It is a disease that does not cause serious … Continue reading

Chronic fatigue syndrome

Definition Chronic fatigue syndrome is an acquired disease affecting all body systems, especially  the neurological, endocrine and immune systems. This disease is very poorly understood by patients, health professionals and researchers (1).    Signs and symptoms (1) • Sudden onset … Continue reading