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4 Signs from Your Penis that You Might Have Peyronie’s Disease

Peyronie’s disease, despite the name, is not actually a disease that can be transmitting between people. In fact, it refers to a build-up of plaque inside the penis. Doctors remain unsure of what actually causes Peyronie’s disease to develop, though trauma or genetics are considered likely candidates. Most of the time, Peyronie’s disease will correct […]

Cystitis—How to Beat the Burn

Cystitis is an unpleasant UTI (urinary tract infection) that can strike without warning. If you suffer from repeated bouts of cystitis, your doctor may refer you to a specialist urology clinic. However, there are some preventative measures you could try on your own that might help to control the condition. Read on to find out […]

Five signs you may need a hearing aid

Hearing loss can progress slowly over time. Sometimes it is family and friends that notice signs of hearing loss before the person whose hearing is deteriorating. If you are worried about your hearing, or someone close to you has raised concerns about it, you are not alone. According to Better Hearing Australia, hearing loss affects […]

3 Essential Tips for RSI Sufferers in the Workplace

RSI (Repetitive Strain Injury) occurs through repeated movements that cause damage and inflammation to the soft tissues of the body. It’s most prevalent in the upper limbs, particularly in the forearm. People who use computers for extended periods of time are particularly at risk of developing RSI. If you think you have this type of […]

Coping With Auditory Processing Disorder in Your Child

Auditory processing disorder is a condition that makes it difficult for individuals to recognize small differences in sound and speech patterns. The disorder in kids makes it difficult for the children to recognize and learn several speech related skills like other children at their stage. For instance a child growing up with APD may not […]

Cranial Osteopathy and Tinnitus

Osteopathy is generally associated with the treatment of back and neck pain, but did you know that tinnitus sufferers can also benefit from another branch of the therapy called cranial osteopathy?  Read on to find out more. What is tinnitus? The term tinnitus refers to the phenomenon of a sufferer hearing sounds that come from […]

Life-Saving Tips Everyone Should Know

If you don’t know basic CPR or how to help someone who is drowning, you are lacking basic life-saving skills. There are certain skills everyone should know that can help them save a life of any age. Here are some of the more important ones to learn. Saving Someone From Drowning There may come a […]

How to Reduce UV Radiation Exposure

Exposure to UV light, either directly from the sun or in tanning beds and booths, can cause cancer of the skin. This type of cancer is one of the most prevalent and accounts for many deaths every year around the world. There are different types of skin cancer and all respond well to treatment if […]