Asthma and Hay Fever’s Common Connection

Asthma And Hay Fever’s Common Connection

As soon as the daffodils begin to flower and the lambs frolic, it’s a sure sign spring is here. While spring brings about new growth, it also brings about dread to the 15 percent of Australians who suffer from hay fever. What’s more, around 50 percent of those sufferers will also be battling with asthma, … Read moreAsthma and Hay Fever’s Common Connection

Hyper-what? What You Need To Know About Hypertension

Hyper-what? What You Need To Know About Hypertension

Hypertension, or high blood pressure, is not something to be blasé about. In fact, the sooner you act, the sooner you can be back on the right track to better health. Seventy-one percent of Australians with a blood pressure of 140/90 mmHg do not know they have hypertension. And, those who do know, may not … Read moreHyper-what? What You Need To Know About Hypertension

Predicting The Future Of Alzheimer’s

Predicting The Future Of Alzheimer’s

What if scientists could tell you whether or not you would get Alzheimer’s disease? It seems like a far-off fantasy, but that is the reality thanks to a new blood test. Alzheimer’s disease is a neurodegenerative condition that involves the death and degeneration of brain cells and their connections. It’s the most feared disease after … Read morePredicting The Future Of Alzheimer’s

A Bowel Broadcast: How To Remain Regular

A Bowel Broadcast: How To Remain Regular

Being embarrassed about your bowel movements can encourage a lack of understanding. There is a common misconception that having regular bowel movements means you go at least once per day. Regular means daily, right? Wrong. Regular is what normal means to you. If, for as long as you can remember, your bowel movements occur every … Read moreA Bowel Broadcast: How To Remain Regular

Dying Of Embarrassment: Bowel Cancer Awareness Month

Dying Of Embarrassment: Bowel Cancer Awareness Month

Thousands of people in Australia are dying of embarrassment every year. Too scared to speak out or tell their doctor what’s going on, thousands of people are enabling bowel cancer to have a higher death rate than it needs to have. Therefore, this June is a prime opportunity for people to stand up, take notice, … Read moreDying Of Embarrassment: Bowel Cancer Awareness Month