Obesity: Not a one-size-fits-all approach


It’s a problem that’s often frowned upon; in fact, some people don’t even see it as a ‘real’ condition. However, like it or not, obesity is most certainly ‘real’ and has a lot of misconceptions regarding it. Perhaps the biggest myth to fall into this category relates to the number of forms of obesity. In other More...

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most noble professions
By Tony Williams On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

How to Become a Doctor

Being a doctor is one of the single most noble professions that there is, saving lives on a daily basis is something that not all of us have the ability nor the capability to do. Those of you who do have the ambition More...

Autism Spectrum Disorder
By Tony Williams On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

ASD: The unproven treatments

It might be something that has garnered a lot of coverage over the years and it would certainly be fair to say that ASD has become much more understood through the world. Unfortunately, this definition of “understood” More...

By Desk of Editor On Friday, January 13th, 2017

Everything You Need To Know About Cancer Diagnosis But Were Too Afraid To Ask

A cancer diagnosis can be incredibly scary – not to mention life-changing. And when you have to go for that chat with your doctor, your mind will be full of thoughts and fears. But what can you expect from More...

By Desk of Editor On Friday, December 23rd, 2016

Healthcare Careers: Are They Right For You?

Healthcare careers have always been at the top of the ‘most well paid’ careers lists. There are plenty of high paying jobs like a surgeon, dentist, doctor – and so on. However, the healthcare industry More...

Medicare coverage
By Desk of Editor On Friday, December 2nd, 2016

Medicare 101 – The Essentials You Need to Know

Perhaps the biggest challenge that Seniors face these days, is making sure they correctly apply for their Medicare coverage. It can be a confusing process, with reams of forms to fill in, and  having to locate More...

By Desk of Editor On Thursday, December 1st, 2016

Pain – The 5th Vital Sign Measures by ECG Electrodes

Pain is one of the greatest epidemics in this country. Did you know that a third of adults have either chronic or acute pain at present? This is according to a study by the Institute of Medicine. This is nothing More...

The Ins and Outs of the Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy
By Desk of Editor On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

The Ins and Outs of the Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy

There are many different types of gastric surgery to enable people to lose weight. One of the best known ones is the gastric sleeve. During this procedure, between 60% and 95% of the stomach is removed, leaving More...

Cosmetic Surgery
By Desk of Editor On Friday, November 25th, 2016

Deciding Whether Cosmetic Surgery is Right For You

Most of us have our hangups when it comes to our bodies, it could be anything from our nose, our ear lobes or our breasts and truth be told, given the opportunity, there are many of us who would happily get our More...

By Desk of Editor On Thursday, November 17th, 2016

Why Is It Getting Easier To Stock Laboratories?

One of the major concerns that any scientist faces is knowing how to effectively stock their laboratory. The quality of the lab is actually hugely important for the ongoing quality of the work itself. One of the More...