Read this Article to Understanding and Mitigating the Risks of Japanese Encephalitis
Along with its charm, winter also brings its fair share of health challenges. The cold weather, and fewer daylight hours can all take a toll on our well-being.
Our immune system is our first line of defence against illnesses and diseases. Know how to Supercharge Your Immune System and Fight Off Illness
Measles is a highly contagious viral disease that primarily affects children. The measles virus causes the condition of a member of the genus Morbillivirus and the family Paramyxoviridae. Despite the availability of a safe and effective vaccine, measles remains a significant global health concern, causing substantial morbidity and mortality worldwide.
Learn about meningococcal disease, its symptoms, treatment, and prevention. Find out what meningitis is and how to recognize its early signs to seek medical help immediately.
The holidays can be a time for celebration, gift-giving, and plenty of food. But that doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice your health.
Pandemics are one of the gravest dangers to humankind. As we grow our population and explore new locations, we are increasingly susceptible to contracting deadly and novel viruses.
Acupuncture is an alternative medicine used for centuries in various cultures worldwide. It involves inserting and manipulating needles at specific points on the body to promote balance and healing.
In light of the recent increase in COVID-19 wave, it is important to be aware of the fourth and fifth COVID-19 booster shots.
Monkeypox is a rare, non-human primate poxvirus that is endemic in rodents and tropical areas. It shares many similarities with human smallpox; however, there are important differences that are key to understanding why monkeypox is so much less dangerous than smallpox. Monkeypox is transmitted to humans through direct contact with infected animals, such as rodents, nonhuman primates, and insectivores.
Vitamins and supplements are a great way to fill in the gaps in your diet, but there are so many to choose from, how do you know which ones are best? Are organic vitamins really better than synthetic ones?
The influenza vaccine has arrived at North Richmond Family Medical Practice. Flu vaccines are recommended for all . Flu vaccine related appointments will be bulk billed.
With the rise of technologies like mobile phones, telemedicine, and the digital world, new ways have emerged to treat people with mental illness. This makes the treatment process easy and accessible to all.
Scientists around the world have started research on the new Covid-19 variant to learn more about it and discover ways to prevent its spread. Know more about the new COVID-19 Omicron variant in this article.
As COVID-19 continues to keep many of us at home, it is important to take care of our body and mind.
One of the biggest logistical exercises in Australia’s history, the delivery of COVID-19 vaccine to more than 20 million people has begun. Learn more about recent developments.
COPD is a debilitating pulmonary disease characterised by abnormal and permanent dilatation of airspace distal to the terminal bronchioles.
Accurate diagnosis of the dementia syndrome is essential to provide the best possible therapy. Current treatment options for Alzheimer’s disease are limited to symptomatic therapies (including cholinesterase inhibitors and N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor antagonists).
Patients with panic disorder or generalised anxiety disorder require an accurate diagnosis and thorough education regarding the nature of the condition. A stepwise approach to the management and treatment of these disorders is recommended.
Due to the ongoing community transmission of COVID-19 in areas of Greater Sydney it is now mandatory for everyone who enters or works in an indoor premises to wear a fitted face mask.
A joint study by researchers from multiple Chinese universities, which has been accepted by the National Science Review,
The director-general of the World Health Organization has warned governments that the continued international spread of the novel coronavirus is "not a drill" and will require significant action if public health authorities are to contain the deadly outbreak.
The days of weekly pill boxes and carefully planning dosages could soon be over thanks to a number of innovations brought about with 3D printing. The latest on this front comes from MIT, Draper and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, which have collectively developed a 3D printed ingestible capsule capable of personalized drug delivery and much more.