Symptoms

Cold and flu: what to eat to help relieve specific symptoms
Symptoms 30 Aug 2013

Cold and flu: what to eat to help relieve specific symptoms

Cold and flu can make you lose your appetite, however consuming the right foods and drinks in the right quantities can help relief symptoms like…
Cold or flu: Which do I have?
Symptoms 09 Jun 2013

Cold or flu: Which do I have?

Cold and flu both cause respiratory symptoms like cough, blocked nose and sore throat, but flus come with fever and more severe symptoms compared to…
Myoclonus
Symptoms 04 Sep 2012

Myoclonus

Myoclonus is a term used to describe a broad array of brief and involuntary muscle jerks or “twitches” that originate within the central nervous system.…
Skin changes of menopause
Symptoms 15 Feb 2012

Skin changes of menopause

Menopause is a time of significant changes to skin. While skin is linked with beauty, it is not all about looks - it has many…
Sleep disturbances in menopause
Symptoms 11 Feb 2012

Sleep disturbances in menopause

Women are more likely to experience sleep disturbances in the menopausal period than at other times of life. Poor quality sleep is a common complaint…
Breast Lumps and Lesions
Cancer 24 Oct 2011

Breast Lumps and Lesions

Breast lumps are a very common complaint for women of all ages, they may occur spontaneously or gradually and be accompanied by other symptoms such…
Breast pain (mastalgia)
Cancer 18 Oct 2011

Breast pain (mastalgia)

Mastalgia or breast pain is a common symptom encountered by women and may be due to normal changes in hormone levels or due to certain diseases.
Nipple Discharge
Cancer 18 May 2011

Nipple Discharge

Nipple discharge is defined as any leakage of fluid from the breast. It is one of the most commonly encountered breast-related symptoms, and can account…
Chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV)
Cancer 10 May 2011

Chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV)

Nausea and vomiting are common and debilitating side effects of chemotherapy. Despite recent advances in managing chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV), these two symptoms remain…