A sound reproductive health is not barely the absence of disease but the complete state of a woman’s physical, mental, and social wellbeing. This means that access to reproductive healthcare services, be it, an expert’s advice on choosing the right contraception or having the opportunity to discuss your needs. Here are the top questions about women’s reproductive health, answered by our GP’s at Solitaire Medical Group.
Welcome to our mid-year edition, Issue 7 of Thrive. We bring, yet again another amazing edition with stories that embraces rage core pillars of health and wellness. What’s more exciting is the return of the Olympics to Australia after 32 years. At Thrive, we belief that the sporting spirit is exactly what we need to lift our eyes up a little. Read more to get inspired, educated and fall in love with your health again.
With an alarming rise of colon cancer cases each year, doctors now recommend people to begin their colon cancer screenings as early as 45, instead of the usual 50. The screening will not only catch colon cancer early when it’s treatable, but it will also help prevent it in the first place by removing tissues that can become cancerous.
Whether you’re at risk of developing kidney disease or trying to keep kidney stones at bay, we have identified 7 superfoods to include in your diet for achieving good kidney health. Kidneys are the small, bean-shaped organ that does a remarkable job in keeping the right balance of minerals and nutrients in our body. But … Read more
Iron can make the difference between making you feel at the top of the world or downright sluggish. If you are feeling exhausted and wondering if your food has to do something with it – then you can be right. The deficiency of iron in your diet can cause a myriad of health issues, let … Read more
Prevention is the first line of defence when it comes to your health. And when doing so a doctor’s visit is the best to learn more about your medical needs. Think of preventive healthcare as a future investment. It helps to prevent or delay the onset of many illnesses including chronic diseases even before they … Read more
Kidney stones are no fun and it strikes thrice as many men as women in Australia, but with the right food, plenty of water and proper diagnosis, you can lower your chances to get them. Kidney stones and its impact on the body If someone has ever passed kidney stones, then they will do anything … Read more