Modern medicine infected by the virus of mistrust

Sunday, January, 28 2018    

PARIS, France (AFP) — A rising tide of suspicion amplified by social networks has eroded public trust in modern medicine, leaving scientists and health officials scrambling for ways to shore up its credibility, experts say. Read More

Compression Stockings and benefits

Angela Davis | Sunday, January, 28 2018    

I treat a huge amount of patients who are suffering with chronic vein pathologies. With most of the vein conditions, patients will benefit from using compression stockings. Read More

How to care for baby gums and teeth

by Dr Sharon Robinson | Sunday, January, 28 2018    

Babies typically develop their first teeth between six months and one year of age, though a good oral care routine should start from birth. To set your child up for a lifetime of good oral health, carefully look after /hisher gums and developing teeth. Read More

SUGAR — the sweet danger

BY FITZ-GEORGE RATTRAY | Sunday, January, 21 2018    

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Keeping up with appearances up with appearances

With Michelle Vernon | Sunday, January, 21 2018    

With millennial influencers like the Kardashians, a large demographic of people born after the 80s are turning towards beauty trends to receive the Instagram look with treatments to restore facial volume for sculpted cheeks, younger-looking eyes, a... Read More

Rocky start for Alzheimer's drug research in 2018

Sunday, January, 21 2018    

PARIS, France (AFP) — The year 2018, barely underway, has already dealt a series of disheartening blows to the quest for an Alzheimer's cure. Read More

I have white spots on my teeth!

Dr Sharon Robinson | Sunday, January, 21 2018    

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Exercise and New Year resolutions!

Dr Derrick Aarons | Sunday, January, 21 2018    

The New Year is now three weeks old, and while some of us may be sticking fervently to the resolutions we made for 2018, others may already be slipping and back-sliding on their promised commitments. However, for us to be able to carry out all our resolutions as well as... Read More

LASCO boosts maternal and baby health education

Sunday, January, 21 2018    

LASCO Breakfast and Baby Care has engaged expectant mothers in informative sessions on breastfeeding, breast care and overall nutrition, in an effort to reinforce healthy practices for both mother and child. Read More

An advocate's perspective: Minority groups & HIV

Sunday, January, 21 2018    

Pursuing your passion can mean different things to different people, but no matter your definition, it seems people always have a reason they can't do it. Read More

Unravelling lupus

Sunday, January, 21 2018    

Lupus is a systemic autoimmune disease that occurs when your body's immune system attacks your own tissues and organs. Inflammation caused by lupus can affect many different body systems — including your joints, skin, kidneys, blood cells, brain, heart, and... Read More

A look at Cancer

Sunday, January, 14 2018    

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Female night shift workers may have increased risk of

Sunday, January, 14 2018    

A meta-analysis published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention , a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research, has concluded that night shift work was associated with women having an increased risk of breast, skin, and... Read More

Baby Teething: Signs and treatment

Sunday, January, 14 2018    

One of your baby's milestones during his or her first year of life is the appearance of the first tooth, yet baby teething can be a scary time for parents. Often your baby can become cranky or irritable as he experiences tooth eruption. Soothing baby as he copes can be a challenging but... Read More

Health issues a foot massage can help with

Angela Davis | Sunday, January, 14 2018    

Most patients who visit me have a specific problem with their feet or health. Once diagnosed and treated, I try to end the session with a relaxing foot massage. I have a few patients that make an appointment specifically for this and they usually end up sleeping during the treatment as... Read More


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