2 Ways to Protect Your Teeth During Water Polo
25 October 2017
As a water polo player, you're probably aware of the risk of injuries. However, many players are unaware that such damage can affect the mouth as well as the rest of the body. As with any sport, it's important to take steps to protect your teeth while playing water polo. Here are 2 of the best ways to do that.
Rinse Your Mouth After Games
One common way teeth can be damaged during swimming is through enamel erosion caused by chlorine.
5 Signs You May Want to Consider Brain Surgery for Your Epilepsy
12 September 2017
If you have epilepsy, you may eventually want to consider brain surgery. This isn't the right option for everyone, but it works in a number of cases. Here are some signs that you may want to consult with a neurologist about surgery:
1. You've Exhausted All Other Treatment Options
Epilepsy can be a scary disease, and unfortunately, it's sometimes resistant to medications or other treatments. If you have tried everything with no results, it may be time to consider more drastic measures such as surgery.
Two Ways to Keep Your Healthcare Costs Low
12 September 2017
If you're on a very tight budget and want to keep your healthcare costs as low as possible, here are a few tips which should help you to do this.
Don't ignore minor health concerns
Ignoring seemingly minor health problems can lead to a lot of pain, suffering and expensive medical bills. For example, imagine that you cut your hand open with a sharp implement whilst preparing a meal, or doing some DIY around the house.
Slip, slop, skin cancer? A quick guide to skin cancer in children
7 September 2017
Living under the harsh Australian sun, it's natural for parents to worry about their child's skin protection. Although skin cancer in children is rare, it's still vital for prevention and early detection that parents know what to look out for. Check out this quick guide to skin caner in children to ensure your kids have healthy skin.
What skin features should my child have checked?
Most children have a few freckles and moles, but if your child's skin is showing abnormal changes, it may be time for a routine skin cancer check.