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Fats and cholesterol | Health prevention series
Men's Health 11 Feb 2019

Fats and cholesterol | Health prevention series

Fats and cholesterol: What are they? Fats and cholesterol are essential nutrients that play a number of important roles in our bodies. These include giving our cells their structure, being a source of energy, and carrying vitamins around the body.1 Different types of fats are found in the food…
Someone Sick in the Family? How to Disinfect Your Home Properly
Allergies 11 Feb 2019

Someone Sick in the Family? How to Disinfect Your Home Properly

Viral infections can sometimes have a knock-on effect. One family member falls sick, and soon enough other members of the household are also affected. Well, that’s usually because one person suffering from sickness can leave behind germs of cold and flu that remain glued to household items and…
Electrical Cardioversion
Heart 13 Dec 2018

Electrical Cardioversion

Electrical Cardioversion is a medical procedure where a brief pulse of electrical current is delivered to a patient's heart to terminate an abnormal cardiac rhythm.…
Pain Management Specialists: Treatment for Acute & Chronic Pain
Chronic Pain 13 Dec 2018

Pain Management Specialists: Treatment for Acute & Chronic Pain

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Electrocardiogram
Heart 13 Dec 2018

Electrocardiogram

An Electrocardiogram (ECG) is a recording of the electrical activity in the heart. Doctors can analyse multiple different components of the ECG to gain information…
Palliative medicine: what does a palliative care physician do?
Chronic Pain 13 Dec 2018

Palliative medicine: what does a palliative care physician do?

By HealthEngine
Amylase Test
Digestion 13 Dec 2018

Amylase Test

Amylase is an enzyme produced by the pancreas, salivary glands and small intestine. It is usually used to confirm or exclude a diagnosis of pancreatitis.
Pelvic CT Scan
Medicine & Tests 13 Dec 2018

Pelvic CT Scan

CT Scan of the Pelvis is a special test used primarily to examine the contents of the pelvic cavity for evidence of malignancy (cancer), haemorrhage…
Blood Glucose Test
Medicine & Tests 13 Dec 2018

Blood Glucose Test

Everything You Need to Know About Blood Glucose Tests - What They Are, Why You Might Need One, How They're Performed and Test Results, Explained.