Women of reproductive age are a high-risk population for the development of overweight and obesity, and childbearing has a significant influence on weight gain.1
30 November 2017
Up to 20% of children who present to healthcare providers do not have an identifiable physical cause for their symptoms.1
23 November 2017
TALKING WOMENCardiovascular disease is a leading cause of death among Australian women, yet many patients mistakenly view it as a manâs disease.
23 November 2017
Weâve long known that the colorectal region of the gut is teeming with micro-organisms.Â Weâve also known that âgoodâ bacteria in the colon multiply when the diet is high in dietary fibre and starches that have resisted digestion in the small intestine.Â
15 November 2017
UNDERSTANDING MENLower urinary tract symptoms in men are generally grouped as storage or voiding.Storage symptoms include:
13 November 2017
Sleep disorders are common and often unaddressed. One of the barriers to successful management is awareness of the conditions, both at a doctor and patient level.
09 November 2017
Human reproduction is an extremely complex process and genetic mishaps are not uncommon. Prior to fertilisation, 20-24% of all ova have an abnormal number of chromosomes, or aneuploidy.1, 2
sponsored 03 November 2017
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02 November 2017
I recently discovered a new word â heuristic. It comes from an Ancient Greek word meaning âfindâ or âdiscoverâ and describes an approach to problem-solving that employs a practical method that might not be perfect but is good enough for the moment.Â
01 November 2017
Raising children together is a desirable and fundamentally important goal for many couples. In addition, many single people, regardless of gender or sexual identity, are seeking to create a family through donor or surrogacy arrangements.