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Hives are characterised as clusters of swollen, raised welts on the surface of the skin. What causes them and how are they treated?
A fungal infection capable of spreading to other areas of the body, here's what it looks like and what to do about it.
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It may sound like something out of a science fiction novel, but thanks to researchers at the National University of Singapore (NUS), robots and human prosthetics may soon have a sense of touch similar or superior to that of human skin.
Tongue-tie and lip-tie tether-release surgeries to treat breastfeeding difficulties are on the rise but could infants benefit from less invasive interventions? A new study says yes...
Commonly prescribed SSRI antidepressants interact with some common prodrug opioids reducing their effectiveness in pain relief. Find out more here.
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If you are taking metoprolol, there are a few side effects that you should be aware of, some of which include constipation, fatigue and decreased libido...
HIV/AIDS is a progressive condition, which means that signs and symptoms may vary at different stages. Learn more about what to expect here ...
What is gout? What causes it and how do you know if you have it? Find out here.
Think you may have a sexually transmitted infection? Learn more about STD testing and 100% private and anonymous at home STD test options
Walking in heels is not exactly a walk in the park. The question is, how far would you go to fit into a great pair of heels?
A comprehensive guide to breast augmentation, including implant shapes, textures, choosing your plastic surgeon and what to expect from start to finish.
A cosmetic surgical procedure, a face-lift is all about enhancing the appearance of the face and providing a smoother, more youthful look. Here is everything you need to know before making the decision to 'go under the knife'...
Breast sagging is, unfortunately a natural part of ageing, but it is one that can be addressed through plastic surgery? We look at what a breast lift entails and the outcomes that can be expected.
Botox is the 'go to' treatment for fine lines and wrinkles but when should you have it? Will it address the issues you want it to and are the risks you've heard about real? Find out here.
Signs of ageing have long been a thorn in the side of many. If you're considering filler treatments for fine lines and wrinkles, here's all you need to know ...
Health & Wellness
Coconut oil has been linked with numerous health benefits, we explore these as well as its potential for weight loss here.
A lot of people do not know the difference between isolation and compound exercises. In this article, we explore what the exercise types mean...
We explore the top probiotics, their strains and uses...
An embarrassing mark from a moment of passion - find out how to get rid of a hickey with these great and effective methods!
Are there different types of stretch marks? There are different stages of stretch marks and classification types. Learn more here.
Why is urinating after sex important for women? Can it prevent certain things like UTI's and pregnancy? We separate fact from fiction.
Pregnancy & Fertility
So you think you might be pregnant? There are a number of different symptoms associated with being pregnant that can be easily overlooked. If you think you might be expecting, read this article to find out what you need to know.
Have you experienced a burning feeling in your chest during pregnancy? Heartburn and indigestion is not uncommon for expectant moms. Here's all you need to know about acid reflux during pregnancy...
We’ve all heard the term ‘test-tube babies’ – something that’s been linked with fertility treatment procedures, especially in vitro fertilisation (IVF), for many years. What does it entail? Does it really work? Find out here.
A guide to the various stages of pregnancy, how your baby develops and body changes during each.
Infertility is not only a condition that affects women, men may also have issues when it comes to trying to start a family. Here's what may cause these issues and how they can be treated...
PCOS can make conception difficult. Learn more about this condition and how it's diagnosed and treated here.