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  1. Heart disease and stroke

    15 Jan 2019 Heart disease and stroke

    Although blocked blood vessels can cause both coronary heart disease and some types of stroke, stroke is not the same as heart disease...

  2. Kambo

    10 Jan 2019

    Kambo is a poison used as a traditional medicine in purging or cleansing rituals. There is a risk of serious adverse reactions, especially if kambo enters the blood stream...

  3. Mental health services - case managers

    08 Jan 2019

    A case manager looks after your interests while you are a client of public (government) mental health services...

  4. Cancer and food

    08 Jan 2019

    Diet can influence your risk of developing some cancers, but there is no evidence that specific foods can cause or cure cancer...

  5. Dementia - support for people who live alone

    08 Jan 2019

    Caring for someone with dementia who lives alone can be difficult, but support is available...

  6. Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD)

    08 Jan 2019

    People with body dysmorphic disorder constantly worry about the way they look...

  7. Cancer treatments - radiotherapy

    30 Dec 2018

    Radiotherapy uses precisely targeted x-rays to destroy cancer cells while reducing the impact of radiation on healthy cells...

  8. Dementia - early signs

    26 Dec 2018

    A correct diagnosis of dementia at an early stage is important for early treatment, support and planning for the future...

  9. Cosmetic treatments - injectables

    21 Dec 2018 Cosmetic treatments - injectables

    Cosmetic injections into the skin can be used to reduce wrinkles...

  10. Birth defects explained

    20 Dec 2018

    The cause of birth defects is often unknown, speak to your GP if you are at increased risk of having a baby with a congenital anomaly...