Summer has arrived, and along with it, the mercury is steadily rising. While the scorching temperatures can be unpleasant, they also bring an increased risk of various health issues. On the Gold Coast in Australia, the summer season typically spans from December to February and is renowned for its sweltering heat and high UV index. … Continue reading Common Summer Health Conditions & How To Avoid Them
Flu season is upon us in Australia, and it’s essential to take the necessary precautions to protect yourself and others from the flu. While getting vaccinated is the best way to reduce the risk of seasonal flu, there are additional actions you can take to stay healthy. In this article, we will explore some valuable … Continue reading Tips On How To Protect Yourself During Flu Season
Earaches and ear infections are common health issues in children but can affect people of all ages. They are usually caused by inflammation, infection or blockage in the ear. The symptoms can range from mild to severe and can cause discomfort, pain, and hearing difficulties.
This article will provide an overview of earaches and ear infections, their causes, symptoms, treatments and prevention measures.
Iron deficiency is estimated to affect over 1 million Australians every year, and is the most common type of nutrient deficiency worldwide. It’s a condition that if left untreated, can lead to anaemia and extreme tiredness or fatigue. In the long run, it can put a strain on your heart muscle which can be life-threatening. … Continue reading Iron Deficiency: What You Need To Know
On 16 October 2021 we had a special celebration to reveal our recent renovation transformation! With free coffee, cupcakes, plenty of giveaways and a robot naming competition for our new dispensing robot, plenty of fun was had by all. Sea FM (90.9) joined us for the celebration too. We have been hard at work these … Continue reading Our Grand Renovation Reveal!
Insect stings and bug bites are very common especially during the summer when most people are out and about taking advantage of the beautiful weather. In most cases, they are easily treated without any need for medical attention. Since it’s still summer in Queensland, the Gold Coast, and the rest of Australia, it pays not … Continue reading How To Best Treat Your Insect Bites And Stings
The Gold Coast beaches offer a great time for many holidaying Aussies every year, and when the sun comes out more and more people are hitting the water. Sadly, your beach experience can turn nasty in a matter of minutes during bluebottle season. According to Surf Life Saving Queensland, many beachgoers are suffering anaphylactic shock … Continue reading What to Do if You Get Stung by a Bluebottle
We may all need to rely on medication for our well being at some point in our lives. But unfortunately, the standardised dosages in some commercially available medications do not meet the specific needs of some individuals. In such cases, a compounding pharmacy may be required to customise the patients’ medication. Most people don’t know … Continue reading What is a Compounding Pharmacy?
Diabetes is a serious and complex disease that affects the entire body. Those who suffer from it use insulin to control and manage the level of glucose in their bodies. They also observe a proper diet to keep diabetes from leading to other complications.
Though acne is common, this skin condition is complex and still misunderstood by many. Over the years, many misconceptions have developed about what really causes acne and how you should correctly treat it. To keep you away from non-professional advice on dealing with acne, check out these popular myths about acne and learn how to … Continue reading 10 Myths About Acne and How to Treat It