Get The Help You Need: 3 Reasons To Visit An Osteopath

14 July 2021
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If you have a general medical practitioner that you see on a regular basis, you might think that your medical care team is complete. Unfortunately, that might not be the case. There are some instances where an osteopath might be better suited to take care of the medical issues that you're facing. You might not realise this, but an osteopath focuses on more than just the individual complaint. Instead, they focus on the body as a whole. Read More 

An Overview of Specialist Clinics Offered by Medical Centres

24 February 2021
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

When you develop a minor illness or health complaint you may think it best to call the medical centre you're registered with and schedule a standard appointment to see your GP. However, most medical centres run a range of specialist clinics that may be more suitable for your needs and can offer you faster access to treatment. You can book an appointment at one of these specialist clinics in the same way you would book a GP appointment, and in certain circumstances, you may see both your GP and a doctor, nurse or other healthcare professionals from the specialist clinic you are attending. Read More 

Important Issues to Address When Visiting an Obstetrician for the First Time

28 September 2020
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Getting medical guidance during pregnancy is an essential step in maintaining the health of mother and baby. Thus, it is crucial to visit an obstetrician immediately you learn about your pregnancy. An obstetrician is a medical professional who specialises in medical care during pregnancy and after birth. They check how the pregnancy is progressing and offer valuable information that could help a mother during pregnancy and postpartum. When planning for your first visit with the specialist, it's crucial to address the following issues which could affect the outcome and experience of your pregnancy. Read More 

How well are you?

28 April 2020
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

"Are you well?" It seems like a simple question but perhaps the answer isn't quite as simple as it might appear at first. What is wellness? It is more than the absence of illness. Wellness involves factors as diverse as your emotional, mental, physical, and social health. It is really about how you feel about yourself and how you make the right choices to guide yourself towards a healthy and balanced lifestyle. Read More 

Understanding Sinus Surgery

10 February 2020
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Sinuses are cavities found around your nose and eyes. Their main purpose is to produce mucus that helps protect your lungs and airways from dirt, infectious organisms and even pollutants. Inside the sinuses are cilia (tiny hair-like structures) that help push the mucus that has trapped dirt into your nostrils. You then have to blow your nose to get rid of it. It is not uncommon for sinuses to have problems, and that is why you might hear an ENT specialist inform you that you have a sinus infection. Read More