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What is Bronchiolitis?

May 04, 2022

Bronchiolitis is a viral infection of the bronchioles, the smallest airways in the lungs. It causes the bronchioles to become inflamed and filled with mucus, leading to breathing difficulties. Bronchiolitis is a common respiratory tract infection in...

Understanding Body Odour: What, Why & How?

May 02, 2022

Overactive sweat glands frequently cause the body to emit foul smells. Sweaty feet, for example, are a common problem that causes embarrassment and low self-esteem, to the point where people who suffer from it prefer to hide their feet rather than...

Eye Health Basics: What is Blepharospasm?

Apr 29, 2022

Blepharospasm, also known as benign essential blepharospasm, is an eye condition characterised by the involuntary muscle contractions of the eyelid. The eyelid may close tightly or blink excessively. Blepharospasm usually begins gradually and worsens...

Bell's Palsy: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatments

Apr 27, 2022

Bell's palsy, also known as acute peripheral facial palsy, is a medical condition that affects the facial muscles and can lead to facial paralysis if not treated properly. It was named after Charles Bell, a Scottish anatomist who was the first to describe...

Children's Health 101: Bedwetting

Apr 25, 2022

Bedwetting in children is more common than you think, affecting one in six children beyond the age of 5. There are many causes of bedwetting, so if your child is wetting the bed, don't be embarrassed. This guide will show you what it takes to help...

Atrial Fibrillation: Symptoms, Causes & Treatments

Apr 22, 2022

Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common type of irregular heartbeat that can increase the risk of stroke. It affects people of all ages, but is more common in older people. In Australia, it is estimated that atrial fibrillation affects at least...

The Dangers of Asbestos Exposure & Asbestosis

Apr 20, 2022

  Asbestos is a dangerous material that can cause serious health problems if you're exposed to it. In this article, we'll explain what asbestos is, how you can be exposed to it, and asbestos-related diseases. We'll also look at the symptoms of asbestosis...

What is Arteriosclerosis?

Apr 18, 2022

Arteriosclerosis is an arterial disease that affects the blood vessels that carry oxygen-rich blood from the heart to the rest of the body. It's a form of coronary artery disease that occurs when the arteries become hardened and narrowed, which makes...

Everything You Need to Know About Allergies or Sensitivities

Apr 15, 2022

Is an itchy body, a swollen mouth, or a headache indicative of a food allergy or food sensitivity? Because both cause an almost identical immune response, it's easy to confuse food sensitivity for an allergic response and vice versa. However, there...

Natural Therapy & Rheumatic Heart Disease

Apr 06, 2022

Rheumatic heart disease (RHD) is a serious and potentially life-threatening condition that can affect people of all ages. It is caused by acute rheumatic fever (ARF), a complication of strep infection that occurs when Streptococcus pyogenes, the bacteria...

What You Need to Know About Rheumatic Heart Disease

Apr 04, 2022

What you may think is a simple sore throat is sometimes strep throat, which requires immediate treatment because it can progress to an inflammatory disease of the heart that can change your body's autoimmune response and kill you. Rheumatic heart...

Everything You Need to Know About Japanese Encephalitis

Mar 30, 2022

Following 15 confirmed cases of Japanese encephalitis in Australia, two of which resulted in death, the need for public education about the risk of infection has never been greater. As the government works to secure additional vaccines to combat the...

Lupus and Natural Therapies

Mar 25, 2022

Lupus is a serious autoimmune disease that can be fatal. If left untreated, lupus can lead to severe health problems affecting the heart, lungs, kidneys and brain. Explore the causes and symptoms of lupus and what natural remedies can be incorporated...

Health Issues Every Woman Should Know About

Mar 23, 2022

Women's health is important for a variety of reasons. One reason is that women are often the caregivers for their families. They take care of their children, spouses, elderly parents and other family members. This can be physically and emotionally...

Natural Cancer Treatments to Consider

Mar 16, 2022

Cancer is a disease that is characterised by the uncontrolled division of abnormal cells that can invade surrounding tissues or spread to distant parts of the body through the blood or lymphatic system. Cancer can develop in any part of the body. There...

Everything You Need to Know About Bunions: Causes, Symptoms & Treatments

Mar 14, 2022

People with bunions have different stories to share about the visible bump situated in the joint of their big toe. Some of them suffer from moderate bunions, while others experience severe pain from the bony protrusion. The history of bunions varies...

The Effects of Heart Disorders During Pregnancy

Mar 11, 2022

People of any age or gender can be affected by heart disease and other cardiovascular diseases, but pregnant women are particularly vulnerable and may even suffer maternal death. Heart disease during pregnancy not only makes it difficult for women...

Managing Your Mental Health During COVID-19

Mar 07, 2022

As COVID-19 spreads further each day, mental health support becomes increasingly important. Maintaining mental health during a pandemic can help prevent injuries, as a recent cross-sectional study of post-COVID-19 patients discovered that approximately...

Everything You Need to Know About Eating Disorder Therapies

Feb 18, 2022

Treating an eating disorder holistically can help you address the symptoms, achieve a healthy weight and maintain your physical and emotional wellbeing. Your treatment plan is determined by your specific disorder and symptoms. Most eating disorder...

Regain Control of Your Health Without Relying on Superficial Meds

Feb 16, 2022

Listening to what our bodies need appears to be the last thing on our minds in today's fast-paced world. With work, school, family and other obligations to attend to, a doctor's appointment almost always falls to the bottom of your list of priorities.

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