Thursday, August 18, 2022

Natural ingredients are a bit of a buzzword, but what does this mean?

There are many people who have taken “natural” products that involve an extremely high dose that would never appear in nature. Jim McCants who had an unfortunate experience with green tea extracts that led him needing an emergency liver transplant is an example.

How two doctors are revolutionising the billion dollar skincare industry

Developed by Clara Hurst and Deb Cohen-Jones, The Secret Skincare is Australia’s first prescription skincare company and it’s quickly developing a cult following globally.

Who Let The Doc Out?! #005: What you need to know about high blood...

Your blood pressure can be normal – Normotension; too low – Hypotension; or too high – Hypertension.

Social media influencers are encouraging followers to #getjabbed

HypeAuditor, the AI analytics platform for fair, transparent, and effective influencer marketing, highlights the role of social media influencers in Australia’s COVID-19 vaccination uptake.

Healthcare firms help European unicorns set record pace in 2021

Economic uncertainty in Europe has failed to stop record growth by unicorn companies in 2021, with healthcare businesses amongst the biggest winners.

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.