Dealing with Illness and Disease

Welcome to my blog, guys! This blog is going to be about a subject which is very close to my heart. In the last year, various members of my family have been affected by illness and disease. I had never had to help someone deal with a medical problem before so I was in the dark. The GP and the hospital staff I have dealt with have all been fantastic and offered me some great advice. Thankfully, my mum and my sister have now made full recoveries. I wanted to start this blog as a way of showing thanks and to help others.

Three Birth Control Options That Can Reduce Period Pain

26 May 2017
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Suffering from painful or heavy periods? There are several different forms of birth control which can help to reduce pain and make your periods lighter. We've given details of a few of the most popular options below. Before starting birth control, talk to your doctor and ask for advice on the best method. They'll be able to take a thorough look at your medical history and tell you which form of birth control is likely to work best for you. Read More …

An explanation of prostate cancer

26 May 2017
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

The prostate is a small gland which is positioned below a man's bladder. The term 'prostate cancer' is used to describe a disease which causes the cells in this gland to multiply uncontrollably, resulting in a malignant tumour. Read on to learn more about this condition. Symptoms of prostate cancer Prostate cancer often develops very gradually and does not usually cause symptoms until it is quite advanced. As it progresses, sufferers may find that they experience pain or a burning sensation when they urinate and that they need to urinate more frequently than they normally do. Read More …

5 Common Causes of Condom Failure

26 October 2016
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Wearing a condom, or having your partner wear one, is vital to protect against STDs, STIs, and unplanned pregnancies. Unfortunately, condoms are not invulnerable to damage, and there are plenty of things you can do that will impair their ability to work effectively. Here are just five common causes of condom failure. 1. Incorrect Storage Condoms need to be stored correctly if they are to remain effective. This means placing them in a cool, dry place and not exposing them to direct sunlight. Read More …

Can You Get Emergency Treatment at a Dental Hospital?

22 June 2016
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If you have a dental problem during the day, your dentist will typically be able to fit you in quickly to get you the treatment you need; however, this may not be possible if your problem starts after your clinic closes for the day. If you have dental pain at night or over a weekend or public holiday, your regular dentist may not be open, and you may need to find emergency treatment. Read More …

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Dealing with Illness and Disease

Welcome to my blog, guys! This blog is going to be about a subject which is very close to my heart. In the last year, various members of my family have been affected by illness and disease. I had never had to help someone deal with a medical problem before so I was in the dark. The GP and the hospital staff I have dealt with have all been fantastic and offered me some great advice. Thankfully, my mum and my sister have now made full recoveries. I wanted to start this blog as a way of showing thanks and to help others.

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