First things first – influenza “the flu” is NOT a normal head cold. Influenza is a group of viruses that cause serious illness including pneumonia, blood infection, brain infections and in severe cases even death.
Eczema, also known as allergic dermatitis, is a really frustrating condition. Eczema is inflammation of the skin, and happens when sensitive skin reacts to irritants, resulting in redness and itch. It is very common, affecting 1 in 5 children and
Chlamydia is the most common sexually transmitted infection in Australia. It is a bacterial infection which is transmitted by sex and can occur in the vagina, penis, anus and throat. If it doesn’t get treated with antibiotics, it can cause
Things have changed a bit in the last few years when it comes to cervical cancer screening tests and pap Smears. You might have noticed that you’re being asked to check in for a pap smear every 5 years now,