Understanding Skin Prick Testing
23 December 2019
Skin prick tests are carried out to find out the foods, substances or compounds you might be allergic to. This is important to everyone, especially those with sensitive skin and individuals with conditions that render their immune system weak.
Don't take allergies lightly; severe allergic reactions can cause death. For example, if your tongue or throat swells up because of an allergic reaction to a particular food, it can block airflow leading to suffocation.
Are You Suffering from Cancer-Related Fatigue? Here's How to Manage It
15 November 2019
If you're undergoing cancer treatment, you may notice that your body feels severely tired most of the time. Cancer-related fatigue is a state of extreme tiredness experienced by patients during and after treatment. There are various reasons why patients experience fatigue. First, the condition itself can take a toll on the body and lead to changes that make you feel tired all the time.
Chemotherapy and other treatments such as radiotherapy and surgery can cause fatigue.
Unparalled Advantages Of Choosing Micro BTE Hearing Aids
30 September 2019
BTE, Behind The Ear, hearing aids are one of the oldest yet most popular options. This design of hearing aid comprises an ear mould, a shell and a connector tube. The shell functions to contain the electronic components that make up the hearing aid, for example, the battery and all other elements. The ear mould is the part of the device that is customised to fit into your ear canal so you can be assured that it will be a perfect fit.
Understanding Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
14 August 2019
The urethra, which is a small tube that carries urine out of the bladder, passes through the prostate gland. Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is a condition that causes the prostate gland to become enlarged, which can lead to urine being blocked from moving along the urethra; this can cause bladder and kidney damage. BPH can affect men of any age, but the elderly population are more prone to developing the condition.