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Travel Tips 101 | Protect yourself from Japanese Encephalitis (JE)

25 November

Travelling is fun. However, a good trip may be turned sour by contraction of diseases, and some of these diseases may even lead to death. To protect their citizens, governments put in place stringent travel vaccination regulations against certain diseases. Are you in Australia and thinking of having a good time in Asia? Here are […]

How to Recover From Squat-Related Knee Injuries (And How To Avoid Them Entirely)

29 October

Squats are an essential part of any full body strength or conditioning program; however, improper technique can easily result in lasting injuries that can set you back months in your training. If you have sustained an injury while squatting, the following exercises should help you recover more quickly and regain strength and stability in your […]

Your guide to hearing aids for babies and young infants

16 September

When you have a new-born child, you want to do everything in your power to ensure their infant years are as happy and healthy as they can possibly be. Upon realising that your baby is hard of hearing, you might feel panicked about what to do, but this is no major obstacle to the learning […]

The Symptoms And Treatment Approach For Age-Related Cataracts

03 September

Age-related cataracts occur as a result of changes in the structure of the protein in your lenses. As you age, the protein begins to cluster together, and this leads to an opaque layer forming over your lens and preventing light from reaching the retina at the back of your eye. Your risk of developing age-related […]

3 Mobility Aids That Can Help You Retain Your Independence When You Have Parkinson’s Disease

18 August

Common symptoms associated with Parkinson’s disease such as stiffness, slow movement and shaking can impact on your ability to retain your independence, but there are mobility aids available to help you cope with changes to your muscle control and movement. Here’s an overview of three mobility aids you might find useful: Recliner Chair Muscle weakness […]

How to Deal With Bruises after a Facial Surgery

22 July

People need facial surgeries for different reasons, but one thing which is common is the bruising after the surgery. It may take days, weeks, or even months for the bruises to heal properly on their own, thereby disrupting your important daily routines such as work. But you do not need to be shy of your […]

Understanding The Difference Between The Two Main Types Of Hearing Loss

23 June

When you’re diagnosed with hearing loss it will either be sensorineural or conductive. Both types of hearing loss are diagnosed by routine hearing tests such as pure tone audiometry, and your audiologist can distinguish between the two based on your symptoms and the results of your hearing test. They have differing causes, symptoms and treatment […]

A Healthy Bond for a Healthy Body: How to Develop A Great Relationship With Your Doctor

28 May

A great doctor-patient relationship is the cornerstone for successful recovery from any kind of ailment or illness—small or serious. Finding a doctor that you can confide in, trust, and really depend on will go a long way to helping you battle any kind of health issues, but establishing this kind of a relationship with your […]

The Ins And Outs Of Spinal Stenosis: Causes, Symptoms And Treatments

28 April

Spinal stenosis is one of the most commonly treated spinal conditions in the world today, and a significant proportion of people will suffer from it at some point in their lives. Despite this, the condition doesn’t receive much publicity, and the symptoms of stenosis are often misdiagnosed as a simple ‘bad back’. However, spinal stenosis […]

4 Types of Dental Space Maintainers for Kids

13 April

Space maintainers are recommended orthodontic appliances for young children who lose their primary molars prematurely. This is mainly attributed to severe decay and cavities that cannot be fixed. The dental maintainers are designed to prevent the movement of the adjacent teeth into the vacant space. If this happens, there will be limited space for the […]