Do you experience stomach ache, ingestion or any other unpleasant symptoms after consuming gluten-rich food? Both coeliac disease and gluten intolerance can cause similar symptoms, but they have distinct ways of reacting to gluten. While someone with coeliac disease will induce an autoimmune response against gluten, gluten intolerance is more of a digestive disorder that
If you’re feeling extra tired lately, you might wonder if your food has to do something with it. Inadequate iron is one of the most common nutrient deficiency in Australia. And it can definitely leave you feeling tired and irritable. Iron deficiency is considered by the World Health Organisation to be the most common and
Kidney stones may get stuck in the urinary system, blocking the flow of urine and causing pain. Kidney stones are no fun, but with the right diet, nutrition and drinking plenty of water, you can prevent kidney stones from striking you. If someone has ever passed kidney stones, then they will do anything to avoid
Wouldn’t it be great to stay healthier longer in your life if you could take some simple steps today to prevent future illnesses? That is exactly why preventive healthcare is so important in our life. Not only does it help you remain healthy and promptly access medical help when necessary but preventive healthcare also reduces
Stay healthy and happy this Christmas season – Read our doctor’s essential holiday season guide to ensure you and your family have all the tips and information on keeping good health during Christmas. Christmas can be stressful: Tips to beat the holiday blues Christmas can be a stressful time of the year for some people.
With Queensland’s summer already packing a punch, it is a good time to learn about your skin health and when you should visit your local GP for a skin cancer screening. Queensland is often called the “skin cancer capital of the world” as it has one of Australia’s highest prevalence of melanoma, which is also