Finding a way to manage asthma

Three Alternative Procedures to Knee Replacement Therapy

The knee can sustain extensive damage due to different medical conditions such as osteoarthritis, necrosis, injury or trauma, rheumatoid arthritis and general deformity. If your mobility is compromised due to the joint damage and the pain is excruciating, your doctor may recommend knee replacement surgery. As implied, this is a procedure in which the worn and diseased knee is removed and an artificial alternative is inserted. This process allows mobility to be restored, and it is a long-term solution.   Read More...

Dentures: Ways to Keep Them in Good Condition

Dentures are one of the most common tooth replacement solutions that people will seek when they are missing multiple teeth. This is because they are an economical alternative when compared to other tooth replacement procedures such as dental implants or dental bridges. In addition to this, they can be used by anyone regardless of their age. However, once you have paid a visit to a denture clinic and got your false teeth, it does not mean that you can be lax when it comes to your dental hygiene.   Read More...

Learn the Signs that Your Child Might be Suffering from Asthma

Asthma is a chronic condition in which allergens cause the bronchial airways to become swollen. The muscles surrounding them will then constrict, making it harder to breathe. For unknown reasons childhood asthma has become far more common in the last couple of decades. In fact, experts predict that the total number of children suffering from the condition increased by 75 per cent between 1980 and 1994. With 1 in 10 Australians estimated to have asthma, it's clearly important to be able to spot it in your child, but this can be tricky.   Read More...

Healthy Feet for a Healthy Life

Good quality foot care is something that should be part of your daily routine. Your feet provide the base for the rest of the body, and so making sure they are in good condition and free from pain and discomfort will improve your quality of life. This is especially important if you're an avid gym goer and frequently find yourself wearing sweaty trainers that harbour bacteria. Footwear is as important as foot maintenance, so this guide will offer a number of simple tips to help reduce foot odour, bacteria build-up and keep your feet smelling fresh.   Read More...

Do-It-Yourself Tips On How To Manage Sweaty Feet

Sweaty feet can become a source of bad foot odour and may also lead to build up of pathogens if left untreated. It's important that you identify effective ways to manage your sweaty feet so as to keep your feet dry and other problems triggered by sweaty feet at bay. Below are some effective do-it-yourself tips you can use to manage sweaty feet. Use an Antiperspirant An antiperspirant is effective in controlling sweating not only on your armpits, but also on your feet.   Read More...