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Diabetic retinopathy
Blood 23 Apr 2012

Diabetic retinopathy

Diabetic retinopathy is the most common of all diabetic eye diseases and typically affects both eyes. It is a severe condition which may cause vision…
Living with Hyperhidrosis (Excessive Sweating)
General 12 Mar 2012

Living with Hyperhidrosis (Excessive Sweating)

Hyperhidrosis is a condition characterised by excessive perspiration in response to non-thermoregulatory stimuli; that is, in response to stimuli other than heat.
Guide to living well with menopause
Exercise 22 Feb 2012

Guide to living well with menopause

Menopause is a time of significant and often unpleasant changes in a woman’s life. The majority of women (up to 85%) experience symptoms related to…
Toilet Training (Potty Training)
Children's health 07 Feb 2012

Toilet Training (Potty Training)

Toilet training is an important developmental milestone and can be a challenging step for both parents and toddlers.
The truth about diets: Detox, cleansing and fad diets versus healthy balanced nutrition
Fitness 22 Dec 2011

The truth about diets: Detox, cleansing and fad diets versus healthy balanced nutrition

Many Australians want to lose weight and can improve their health by doing so. They are often tempted to try a fad diet, which promises…
Sticking to your New Year's resolutions
Cancer 16 Dec 2011

Sticking to your New Year's resolutions

The New Year is a time of good intention. However, despite good intentions, many individuals fail to fulfil their New Year’s resolutions, because changing health…
Safe sex, alcohol and the work Christmas party
Family 08 Dec 2011

Safe sex, alcohol and the work Christmas party

Relaxing and getting to know work colleagues is a well-deserved reward for a year of hard work. But bear in mind that the combination of…
Cosmetic surgery: An introduction
Children's health 24 Nov 2010

Cosmetic surgery: An introduction

Cosmetic surgery refers to a surgical procedure undertaken to reshape and change the appearance of a body part. It may change the structure, position, colour…
Cosmetic Surgery: Making a Decision
Children's health 17 Nov 2010

Cosmetic Surgery: Making a Decision

All people considering having cosmetic surgery must weigh up the potential risks and benefits of the surgery as well as their personal circumstances. It is…