22 percent had GERD symptoms once per week or more. The women who had symptoms of GERD had sometime 55 percent described them as moderate.Those with a BMI under 20 were 33 percent less likely to suffer from GERD than those with a BMI between 20-22,women with a BMI of 22.9 had a 38 percent greater chance of GERD symptoms in comparison with the 20 to 22.4 BMI group.Classified women with a BMI over 25 is considered overweight.The researchers found an increase in risk of GERD quite parallel to the increase of women ‘ BMI correlated – the trend was linear.
The experiments also showed that even if the thicker, stiffer substance reach does the surface of the eye, it can not as easily as under normal conditions, spread the tear film that forms on the eye. Not the right characteristics that lead to faster evaporation and decrease its protective functions could.This information has out of kaiserhealthnews.org by courtesy to the. Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation it can move the entire Emperor Daily Health policy coverage, search the archives and then log of email delivery of Imperial HealthNews.