obesity

Obesity is Damaging Your Liver

Almost 5 million Australian adults are obese. This means that around 30 percent of our population is carrying an excess amount of body fat. While our bodies need a small amount of fat, too much fat becomes problematic and is...

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bowel screening kit

The Importance of Bowel Screening

It may not be the most proper of topics, but your poo might be able to save your life. Bowel cancer remains one of the most significant and life-threatening diseases in Australia, causing the highest number of cancer deaths, after...

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Helicobacter Breath Testing and How Easy it is

Our stomachs are a vital aspect of the digestive tract, working hard to mix, break down and pass the food we eat to the small intestine, so it can continue on its journey through our body. However the harsh, acidic...

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Coeliac Disease

Gluten. A lot of us take this little protein for granted, consuming foods like wheat, rye, and oats on a daily basis. But for people with coeliac disease, consuming gluten can lead to serious health issues. However, the vast majority...

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Pain and Pain Relief Drugs

These days, pain relief drugs can be as easy to buy as toothpaste! With so many pain relief options available and so many brands telling you why their product is the best, it can be hard to know which drug...

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Liver Function Tests and What They Really Mean

LFTs - Liver Function Tests Your liver is a star organ continually working hard to ensure that your body has the nutrients it needs, while extracting harmful toxins from your blood. But how do you know whether your liver is...

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Why the liver is important and how you can check it

It’s time for your liver to receive some of the recognition it deserves. Sitting in the upper right portion of the abdominal cavity, this large internal organ is responsible for more than 500 functions that are critical to your wellbeing....

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How iron works and how it makes you feel

If you’re sick and tired of feeling sick and tired, it’s probably time to have your iron levels checked. Iron is an essential mineral. Our cells need it to survive and our body needs it to function and feel great....

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Liver Scanning

Did you know that a simple (or seemingly simple) diagnosis such as Fatty Liver Disease could be so devastating? Well, it can. It can be catastrophic if it's not detected, if it's not managed. And Unfortunately, as a society, there...

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