Why Your Child Might Need An Ultrasound

2 March 2021
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Ultrasounds are traditionally associated mostly with pregnant women to see how the baby is coming along, but they actually have a lot of other uses in addition to that. Ultrasounds provide an image of all soft tissues in the body, as opposed to x-rays which only provide images of harder tissue. This means that if you ever have a problem with your veins, muscles or internal organs, there is a good chance you will need an ultrasound as part of your diagnosis. Read More 

What You Need to Know About Knee Injury Treatment

28 September 2020
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Your knee comprises bones, cartilage, ligaments, tendons and muscles. Any injury or damage to these parts causes knee pain, which necessitates you to visit a doctor. Depending on the type of doctor you visit, you might either receive treatment or be referred to an orthopaedic surgeon. An orthopaedic surgeon is a specialist who diagnoses and treats knee bone, cartilage, ligament, tendon and muscle injuries or disorders. Therefore, if you experience problems with your knee or knees, seek out an orthopaedic doctor or surgeon. Read More 

3 Procedures an Obstetrician Can Perform

29 April 2020
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

An obstetrician's role is to ensure the health of a woman during pregnancy and delivery. The procedures they are trained to perform differ from those offered by gynaecologists or midwives. If you are under the care of an obstetrician, they will carry out all your prenatal checks and work with you to create a birth plan that suits your circumstances. Any pregnant woman can choose obstetric care, but there are situations when being under the care of an obstetrician rather than a midwife is recommended for the health and safety of both the pregnant woman and her growing baby. Read More 

Which Techniques for Stress Management Work?

7 February 2020
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

There are two major schools of thought when it comes to stress. Some people view it as a question of the availability of resources, or lack of them, that can lead to feeling stressed out. Other people follow the health-realisation model, which places a greater focus on the idea that stress is somehow innate. Either way, there are numerous techniques available which will help to manage stress more effectively. Of course, no two individuals are the same, so the various techniques you can try may or may not succeed. Read More 

How to Keep Your Hearing Aid in Top Condition This Summer

29 November 2019
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If you suffer from hearing loss, a micro BTE hearing aid is the best way to enjoy your summer. You'll be able to stay safe while you enjoy the sun and hear everything your family and friends have to say. However, it's important to remember that summer presents unique challenges for these miracle devices. If you want to keep your hearing aid in the best condition this summer, follow these three tips. Read More