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Dealing with Various Medical Issues

Hello, my name is Benny and this is my blog. Suffering from a medical issue or illness can really impact your quality of life. For many years, I had a hard time dealing with my medical problems. I was born with a condition which makes it very difficult for me to eat. This resulted in a number of problems. Thankfully, I have had some great doctors over the years who have made sure I had received the best treatment. I have learnt so much about dealing with a wide range of conditions that I decided I should share my knowledge here.

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Simple Self-Care Tips for Addressing Back Pain
27 February 2019

As a common medical complaint amongst people of al

Disability Care Services: Catering to the Needs of the Disabled Population
16 January 2019

The disabled population makes a significant propor

Risk of Abuse: 3 OTC Drugs You Need to be Aware Of
30 November 2018

Because over-the-counter (OTC) drugs can be obtain

Why an Optometrist Can Often Tell You a Great Deal About Your Inner Workings
24 October 2018

You may have heard that corny old joke where someb

What to Do If Lower Back Pain Stops You in Your Tracks
14 September 2018

Do you think that your body is bullet-proof? Truth

Simple Self-Care Tips for Addressing Back Pain

As a common medical complaint amongst people of all ages, back pain can arise for a number of reasons. In many cases, it has a mechanical cause, which means it's occurring because of a muscular strain following an injury or repeated bad posture. If you regularly suffer from backache and you're interested in using self-care techniques, here are some you may find handy: Tackle acute pain with ice If your back pain follows an acute injury, try using ice in the first 24 to 48 hours. Read More 

Disability Care Services: Catering to the Needs of the Disabled Population

The disabled population makes a significant proportion of Australia. Disabled individuals can struggle to cope with simple tasks making it difficult to go about their day-to-day life. This can severely affect their quality of life. The disability care sector is involved with helping disabled individuals with these tasks allowing them to live a dignified and fulfilling life. Disability care services are carried out by qualified employees who are trained in this sector. Read More 

Risk of Abuse: 3 OTC Drugs You Need to be Aware Of

Because over-the-counter (OTC) drugs can be obtained without seeing a doctor and because you do not need a prescription, many people don't believe that they can be hazardous. However, some OTC drugs have psychoactive properties which can lead to people abusing the medication. It is essential that pharmacists understand which drugs are likely to be abused so they can monitor customers who purchase these items. Below is a guide to three commonly abused OTC drugs and the effects of overdosing on them. Read More 

Why an Optometrist Can Often Tell You a Great Deal About Your Inner Workings

You may have heard that corny old joke where somebody complains about their eyesight, and another person takes them outside, points to the sun and ask them if they can see it. When they confirm that they can, the punchline asks them just how far they really want to see. Joking aside, you may have noticed that your eyesight is not as good as it used to be and realise that you haven't been to see an optometrist for some time. Read More 

What to Do If Lower Back Pain Stops You in Your Tracks

Do you think that your body is bullet-proof? Truth be told, most people take their functionality for granted, as if they have done a particular manoeuvre before then surely, they should be able to do it again without too much issue. However, while the body is very flexible and can move through a wide range of motion, you may be asking too much of it at this moment, and it's telling you in no uncertain terms. Read More