As more evidence becomes available, people are beginning to understand the human body's amazing capability to self-regulate itself and, under the right circumstances, to heal even the most challenging problem. This is an area that is getting more attention as time goes by and you may be interested in finding out how a naturopathic approach to medicine could help you. What are the benefits?
The goal of a naturopath is to help treat an underlying disorder by focusing on the human body's healing capability in order to reset everyday function.
Every day hundreds of thousands of Australians visit their local GP for a routine health check-up. Every now and then you might be prescribed some treatment or asked to visit a specialist due to a concern that your GP has. This can be confusing, especially if it involves a lot of medical terminology that isn't frequently discussed. If you have been told you need a vascular ultrasound you may be confused as to what that entails, especially if your GP didn't do a very good job explaining it.
Multiple sclerosis can affect almost any part of the body, but most people who don't directly suffer from the condition (not to mention a lot of people who do) are not aware of the devastating effects MS can have on dental health. While keeping your teeth clean may not be that high on your list of health priorities as an MS sufferer, neglecting your oral health can have a serious effect on your teeth, gums and even your overall health.
If you or a loved one have fallen ill while at home during the evening or weekend, you may find it difficult to access your local GP surgery. Thankfully, most primary care providers now offer an after hours service. The after-hours doctor service is designed to provide guidance and treatment to patients during times when the GP practice is closed and cannot offer appointments. Read on to find out more about what will happen when you telephone the after hours service.
Everybody knows somebody who has experienced cancer, and for this reason, it's important to have regular health checks and cancer screenings. One of the cancers affecting women is ovarian cancer. This is now the eighth most common cancer to affect women in Australia, and with no known ways of preventing this disease, it's really important to have regular screenings. Here's everything you need to know about symptoms of ovarian cancer, and how to get checked for it at your local clinic.