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how to use panadol safely
Learn How To Use Panadol Safely

Panadol (paracetemol) is one of the most common medications used in the world. It is used in all ages groups to safely manage pain and fever. But what exactly is…

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What is Gastro And How Can We Manage It?

What is gastro? What are the symptoms and what causes it? Read on for everything you should know about gastro and how to treat it. Table of Contents What is…

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How Much Vitamin C Do You Need Daily?

What is Vitamin C? How can it benefit you? Learn all you need to know about Vitamin C and why you should be adding it to your daily diet. Table…

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coffee and caffeine
Understanding The Pro’s And Con’s Of Caffeine

What is caffeine? Is it good or bad for you? Find out all there is to know about caffeine and the effect it has on your body. Table of Contents…

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Do multivitamins work
Do Multivitamins Work and Are They Worth It?

Table of Contents What is in a Multivitamin? Who May Be At Risk Of A Nutrient Deficiency? Elderly Pregnant Females Malabsorption Conditions Consumption of Certain Medications Do Multivitamins Work? Are…

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Baby Formula – How Much and How Often?

Table of Contents What is Baby Formula? What are the Different Types of Formulas? Cow Milk Based Baby Formula Soy-Based Baby Formula Hypo Allergic Baby Formula How is Baby Formula…

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Hay Fever season
Understanding Hay fever & Antihistamines

Table of Contents What is hay fever? What are the symptoms of hay fever? How to get rid of hay fever Hay fever Tablets Hay fever Eye Drops Hay fever…

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Antibiotics vs antivirals
Understanding Antibiotics vs Antivirals

Table of Contents The Difference Between An Antibiotic And An Antiviral What is an antibiotic? Common Types of Antibiotics Penicillins Cephalosporins Tetracyclines Aminoglycosides What is an Antiviral? Common Antiviral Medications…

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How To Use Pain Medicines – The Analgesic Ladder

Table of Contents The origins of pain Nociceptive pain Neuropathic pain Psychogenic pain Paracetamol How does it work? Safe Dosage and Regimen NSAIDs How do they work? Difference of traditional…

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Glucosamine For Arthritis – Does It Work?

Table of Contents What is Glucosamine? Use of glucosamine for joint health Can glucosamine improve joint pain and mobility? Supplement formulations and doses of glucosamine Side-effects and interactions Key Takeaway…

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