WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN GOOD (HDL) AND BAD (LDL) CHOLESTEROL? 

Along with smoking and high blood pressure, raised blood cholesterol is one of the main risk factors for heart disease. People can reduce their blood cholesterol with a healthful diet, exercise, and medication.

Read more ...

New law proposes to raise drinking age to 21. Will it work?

The Liquor Amendment Bill has been going through the various processes before being passed into legislation, but will it bring about the desired, positive changes?

Read more ...

10 BEST FOODS FOR YOUR HEART

Keeping your heart healthy is about more than avoiding fast food and overly processed chow. You can also pump up your heart's health by choosing foods that will help reduce cholesterol, lower blood pressure and reduce inflammation. Which food groups have the most science behind their heart-healthy claims?

Read more ...

DIABETES SKIN  PATCH COULD ABOLISH FINGER-PRICK TESTS

Finger-prick tests for blood glucose monitoring may soon be a thing of the past, thanks to scientists who have developed an adhesive skin patch that measures glucose levels every 10–15 minutes.
Created by researchers from the University of Bath in the United Kingdom, the novel patch has proven to be a feasible noninvasive strategy for blood glucose monitoring in tests of both pig and human skin.

Study co-author Prof. Richard Guy, of the Department of Pharmacy & Pharmacology, and colleagues recently reported their findings in the journal Nature Nanotechnology.

Read more ...

WHAT TO DO AT HOME FOR AN ASTHMA ATTACK?

Asthma is a chronic respiratory condition. It can cause the airways in the lungs become inflamed, which can make it difficult to move air in and out.

An asthma attack occurs when these symptoms escalate, making it very difficult to breathe.

Read more ...

Complete the form below to get in touch with a consultant

Your Query relates to: (*)

Invalid Input
Full Name: (*)

Please provide a valid name and surname
Contact Number: (*)

Please provide a valid contact number
Email Address: (*)

Please provide a valid email address
Membership Number:

Invalid Input
Message: (*)

Invalid Input
(*)


Invalid Input