Make your nightlife healthier
July 28, 2017
Nightlife describes the availability of entertainment that spans from the late evening to the early hours of the next day. Such entertainment is typically found in bars, pubs, nightclubs, cinemas, parties, music concerts and plenty of other make-do venues. Those of us who prefer to be out late in the night have been aptly described as night owls. You don’t need to search very far to find a nightlife spot near you that can cater for many of your nocturnal inclinations.Read more .....
You may not really need that antibiotic
July 24, 2017
Am sure you are well versed with potential misuse of prescription drugs. The list of what can get misused, or abused, is endless. The commonly misused drugs include painkillers and sedatives, which in the worst cases can lead to dependence and addiction. But few people may be aware that antibiotics, commonly used to treat bacterial infections, are also liable to misuse.Read more .....
You can hack your own brain
July 19, 2017
Every so often, an experimental medical technique gets undue hyping prior to going through the rigor of scientific proof of benefit. Medical safety concerns usually arise fairly quickly if early converts get themselves into the mix of unproven therapies. But there is little medical regulators can do to stop do-it-yourself (DIY) enthusiasts when a new fad comes along.Read more .....
Prescribing your own medicines
July 18, 2017
Self-medication is a form of human behavior in which individuals use unprescribed drugs to treat untreated and often undiagnosed medical ailments. It is a common habit, which almost all of us are guilty of. But it is a habit that can have grievous untoward effects to our health and is best avoided if at all possible.Read more .....
When your doctor is away
July 12, 2017
It is pretty common nowadays for people to associate with individual doctors. You commonly hear of ‘my GP’, ‘my gynaecologist’, or ‘my-whatever specialist’. Well, makes a lot of sense. Your regular doctor will remember much about you, meaning that you hardly need to recount much in subsequent visits. Consistency of care becomes a given, and any referrals are a smooth process.Read more .....