5 Reasons You Should Make an Appointment With a Physiotherapist

26 April 2019
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While curative measures may be effective, when it comes to your body, the best decision is to apply preventive care on your body. While the main role of physiotherapy is the assessment and treatment of injuries, they do receive training in the prevention of disorders and injuries that could arise from human movement. Here are five reasons why you should see a physiotherapist.  1. Prevention is Better than Cure While it sounds like something people just say, it is best if you are careful with your body. Read More 

Addressing Practical Concerns When Preparing for IVF Treatment

26 April 2019
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If you are having trouble with natural conception, it might be time to consider in-vitro fertilisation. As implied, this process involved conducting the fertilisation of the egg outside of the body. The formed embryo is then implanted into the uterus. The IVF option is beneficial because it increases the chances of successful formation of a viable embryo. It is the best choice for people with fertility challenges. If you are interested in going through IVF, consider the outlined tips for dealing with practical concerns while getting ready for the treatment. Read More 

A Guide on Providing Multicultural Health Care.

26 February 2019
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Multicultural health care centres aim at providing health services to patients with diverse cultures. This article discusses a few considerations that those who work at medical centres should make when providing health services to people from culturally diverse backgrounds.  Communication.  Medical personnel should not assume that every patient is proficient in the dominant language. If you notice that the client has limited knowledge of the language that you speak, talk slowly to ensure that he or she understands what you are saying. Read More 

How To Get The Most Out Of Physiotherapy

15 January 2019
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General physiotherapy can be useful for a variety of injuries, long-term conditions and short-term health problems. However, if you've never experienced any type of physical therapy, it can be difficult to get the most out of it. By following the simple tips below, you can benefit from a great physiotherapy experience. Choose Your Physiotherapist Carefully There are many types of physiotherapists with many different personalities, and choosing the right one will go a long way towards making your treatment successful. Read More 

Applications of Nuclear Medicine

29 November 2018
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Nuclear medicine tests are a highly useful tool in the diagnosis and treatment of a range of illnesses including heart disease, bone infections, tumours and cancer progression. They are both safe and painless. Small amounts of radioactive substances known as radiotracers are injected into the patient's bloodstream, ingested or inhaled. This radiotracer travels through the bloodstream through to the area being examined then emits gamma rays that are detected using a special camera that is called a gamma camera. Read More