Diabetes: Types, Symptoms, And Treatments

Diabetes: Types, Symptoms, And Treatments

In Australia, there is an estimated 1.2 million people living with diabetes based on self-reported data, which makes up about 4.9% of the total population. This estimate includes people with type 1, type 2, and unknown type diabetes, but excludes gestational diabetes....
Lung Detox: 6 Ways To Cleanse Your Lungs

Lung Detox: 6 Ways To Cleanse Your Lungs

Everyday our lungs are exposed to a myriad of toxins – from air pollution to harmful chemicals, viruses, and cigarette smoke. Thankfully, the lungs are remarkably good at cleaning and repairing themselves. However, regular detoxification is important to ensure optimal...
5 Reasons Why Annual Check-ups Are Important

5 Reasons Why Annual Check-ups Are Important

Decades ago, many took their health for granted, choosing only to visit a doctor when they had a major health concern. These days, preventative health care is becoming more common with increased education and awareness improving health and wellbeing worldwide. Doctors...
Teen Depression – Warning Signs, Causes, Treatments

Teen Depression – Warning Signs, Causes, Treatments

Oftentimes, parents find it difficult to differentiate between teenage growing pains and depression. This has led to the mounting cases of teen depression that, while highly treatable, goes unnoticed. In fact, it’s estimated that one in four adolescents from all walks...
6 Warning Signs You Have Poor Gut Health

6 Warning Signs You Have Poor Gut Health

When you hear the term ‘gut health’, the first thought that comes to mind for most people is indigestion and bloating. But did you know that recent studies have identified our gut to have an incredible amount of control on our overall health? A healthy gut means...
Your Guide To A Heart-Friendly Diet

Your Guide To A Heart-Friendly Diet

A healthy diet doesn’t only have to be good for your waistline, but also your heart. As one of Australia’s largest health concerns, cardiovascular diseases (CVD) include many different conditions affecting the heart and blood vessels. Picking the right healthy foods...
How to Choose A Paediatrician In 5 Steps

How to Choose A Paediatrician In 5 Steps

Preparing for a baby can be an exciting and stressful period. Amidst planning for a baby shower, attending regular check-ups, baby-proofing the home and building the nursery, choosing the right paediatrician for your newborn can easily slip your mind. It is, however,...
Alzheimer’s Disease – Causes, Symptoms, And Types

Alzheimer’s Disease – Causes, Symptoms, And Types

Alzheimer’s disease is a neurological condition in which the death of brain cells causes memory loss and cognitive decline. In 2019, Dementia, including Alzheimer’s disease, was ranked as the second leading cause of death in Australia among older people – almost...
What To Know About Skin Cancer & Sun Protection

What To Know About Skin Cancer & Sun Protection

Did you know that skin cancer is the third most common cancer in Australia? According to Cancer Council Australia, skin cancers account for about 80% of all newly diagnosed cancers in Australia each year. In fact, the figures also show that the incidence of skin...
9 Ways To Boost Your Mental Health

9 Ways To Boost Your Mental Health

Keeping in physical good shape has been accepted practice for many years but ensuring your mental health and wellbeing is provided for, is even more important. We know about healthy eating and exercise but how can you boost your mental health? Fortunately, there are...