Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Horny Skin? Experts reveal why and how to look after your skin this winter!

The top layer of skin, known as the stratum corneum, is colloquially known as the horny layer of skin as it looks rough like horns under a microscope. This layer of skin is susceptible to the cold, which is why your skin can feel dry and flakey during the winter months.
antenatal care

Who Let The Doc Out?! #004: What to expect when you’re expecting

Good antenatal care is important for your health and the development of your unborn baby. It reduces the risk of complications from pregnancy and childbirth. It also ensures integrated care delivery during your pregnancy.
first aid

Who Let The Doc Out?! #003: Tips on providing effective first aid when you’re...

For many people, first aid has been the difference between life and death, and it has become increasingly evident that this is a skill that everyone should know at a basic level. However, many people are hesitant to provide first aid as non-medical professionals, primarily because of the lack of information on how to do so.

Emerging AI tech receives funding to revolutionise remote healthcare

Breakthroughs in artificial intelligence (AI) and modern technology, are set to revolutionise Australian healthcare, providing tangible benefits to even our most remote regions.
pain and pain management

Who Let The Doc Out?! #002: What to know about pain and managing it

Pain is the body’s way of letting us know something isn’t right. In fact, in the extremely rare cases where people are born with a congenital insensitivity to pain, life expectancy is drastically reduced.

ImpaQt Group takes stake in digital health platform Cardihab to help manage Australia’s deadliest...

ImpaQt Group has invested in Australian digital health company Cardihab to help expand solutions for the prevention and treatment of Australia’s killer, cardiovascular disease.
Routine checks

Who Let The Doc Out?! #001: How often to have a routine health check

For many people, a routine health check is considered an important part of living a fuller and healthier life. However, a lot of people are also unsure about the benefits of routine health checks, and when they should have them.

CardieX subsidiary CONNEQT Inc announces strategic collaboration agreement with LifeQ for wearable

The Agreement with LifeQ provides for both companies to leverage their joint IP to be incorporated into a wearable device that delivers a unique combination of clinical and lifestyle health metrics, insights and solutions for consumer, healthcare, and enterprise customers

An effective business COVID-safety plan is more important than ever

While browsing is off the cards in stores, for those who do choose to remain open to shoppers under current restrictions, they need to take the utmost care in ensuring their workplace is COVID safe, and that all visitors check-in via a QR code and wear a mask.

Icon Agency reboots iconic cancer campaign in bid to improve on the ACT health...

While the link between alcohol and cancer is well established, less than half (44%) of adults living in the ACT are aware of the health risk associated with alcohol.