Medical News

Wed 10 Jul 2019

Never a better time than now to lower risk of diabetes

Never a better time than now to lower risk of diabetes

THERE'S no silver bullet for curing Type 2 diabetes, but there are some ways to reduce your chance of being diagnosed with the surprisingly common condition

Wed 3 Jul 2019

Act now to avoid a killer lung infection

Act now to avoid a killer lung infection

DON'T tempt waking a sleeping dragon if you are over 65 and have the flu or have a chronic disease; get a pneumococcal injection now.

Mon 17 Jun 2019

New app means faster access to after-hours treatment

New app means faster access to after-hours treatment

WHEN you are feeling sick and it can't wait until morning, but your local clinic is closed, there is now an easier way to bring medical care to your door.

Tue 11 Jun 2019

Taking care of the bowel cancer carer

Taking care of the bowel cancer carer

REACH out to your friends for support and companionship is the advice of Jan Maling who is caring for her husband who has bowel cancer.

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