Are you a Health Professional? Jump over to the doctors only platform. Click Here

Health & Medical Information endorsed by Doctors

Of Interest This Week

happy multicultural family

Work life balance

Work life balance refers to an individual's ability to balance the commitments, responsibilities and goals relating to their paid work, with...

Q&A: What does a urologist actually do?

Interview with Dr Phillip Katelaris, urologist. As a urologist for almost 30 years, I’ve realised that until someone actually needs […]

Parkinson’s disease: Impact on family and work, and Geoff’s advice …

Geoff knows from personal experience what it’s like to live with Parkinson's disease. He shares tips and advice for others with it and their carers.
Nutrition Label

Nutrition for lowering cholesterol levels

Both dietary changes and drugs are used in the management of cholesterol levels. In most cases, the dietary approach is the first option, since...

Latest Health News

Read All Latest Health News

Weight is an unspoken concern in many GP visits

Despite growing levels of obesity in the Australian population, new research has found that weight is not discussed in GP […]

Discovery presents treatment hope for Alzheimer’s and other neurodegenera…

There is new hope for the treatment of Alzheimer’s and other neurological diseases following a ground-breaking discovery made by an […]

Hep C treatment must respect patient needs

A new UNSW Sydney report says health care systems must remain relevant to and respectful of people living with hepatitis […]

Recommended Topics

Read All Recommended Topics
Woman with SOS written on her stomach

Abdominal Pain

Abdominal pain is a very common medical condition that can either be acute or chronic in nature. Basically it refers to pain that is felt within...
eczema skin on neck

Skin Rashes

What is a rash? Common causes of rashes Acute skin rashes Blanching rash Non-blanching rash Chronic rashes Medical conditions associated […]
Blood sample

Blood glucose control (blood sugar levels)

Our blood glucose level, or blood sugar level, is the amount of glucose in the blood. Glucose levels are measured most commonly to diagnose...