The Heart Foundation’s Heart Week has many goals: to raise awareness of the symptoms of heart disease, reduce the lifestyle factors that cause it and — importantly — dispel the myth of the “Hollywood heart attack”.
Glaucoma is the leading cause of avoidable blindness worldwide, affecting over 300,000 Australians, yet it is estimated that 50% of those living with glaucoma are undiagnosed.
Her advice to other women is to “trust your gut”. If you are feeling off or different in any way, then go see your doctor.”
Winter is here and so is the dreaded flu season. For many it’s a period where we should rug up and take the right precautions to ensure we’re not inadvertently passing it on to our family, friends and work colleagues. Good hygiene is a simple yet effective method to enable flu prevention. Good hygiene can... Continue Reading →
Cardiovascular disease, which often leads to heart attacks, is the leading cause of death across the globe. A heart attack happens when there is a sudden complete blockage of an artery that supplies blood to an area of your heart. If the blockage is left untreated for too long, the heart muscle becomes damaged and can be permanent if not treated quickly.