Dealing with diabetes

First Aid Training as a Driver: Do You Really Need It?

It is never pleasant to witness a traffic accident or drive past the aftermath of one, helpless to do anything about it. In June 2016, 95 people died on Australian roads. Some of these deaths could have been prevented had witnesses been trained in basic first aid as according to research from overseas, 85% of deaths occurring pre-hospital are as a result of blocked airways.  What if more drivers were trained in first aid? Read More 

3 Ways A Compounding Pharmacy Can Improve Your Child’s Medication Compliance

It's not easy convincing young children to take medication once in a while, and it's even more difficult if they have to take medication every day. The daily struggle can create stress for parents and children, and parents can heap pressure onto themselves as they worry about the consequences of their child only taking some of the specified dose of their medication or refusing to take it altogether. Thankfully, the services provided by compounding pharmacies can encourage compliance, and your child may even start looking forward to taking their medicine. Read More 

Straight from Mother Nature: Foods That Will Help You Fight Skin Cancer

Did you know that healthier food choices can help you prevent skin cancer? The good thing is, not only do these foods contain cancer-fighting nutrients, but they also taste great! Turmeric Turmeric is a popular spice in the Indian culture, widely known for numerous medicinal benefits. This root plant from the ginger family possesses a variety of anti-cancer properties that make it one of the best skin cancer-fighting food there is. Read More 

5 Signs That A Medical Centre Is A Keeper

Finding a medical centre that you can entrust with your health and that of your family is not easy. Medical care is one of the most personal commercial services offered today. Many people, therefore, tend to hop from one centre to another as they seek the perfect find. Although there is no perfect medical facility out there, there are some qualities that make any medical centre a keeper. Check them out below. Read More 

4 Healthy Habits That Help to Reduce Hearing Loss

As you get older, hearing loss becomes more prevalent, but that doesn't mean you can't reduce the risks or even prevent it. If you are already experiencing ringing, buzzing, or having to turn the volume up on your television more often, your hearing loss may already be starting. Here are some healthy habits that can help you keep the hearing loss from worsening. Protect Your Ears As Much As Possible Read More