Conditions

In this section we give information on a variety of different Health topics and also suggest complementary therapies which can be used in conjunction with conventional medicine to help alleviate these conditions.

    Irritable Bowel Syndrome

    What is Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)? Irritable Bowel Syndrome is a very common condition that accounts for over half of bowel problems and gut problems …

    Back Pain

    What is Back Pain? Acute or short-term low back pain generally lasts from a few days to a few weeks. Most acute back pain is …

    Panic Attacks

    What are¬†Panic Attacks? These are times of immense anxiety and/or stress, with or without triggers which can occur again and again. What are the Symptoms …

    Acne

    What is Acne? Acne is a skin condition characterised by spots or pimples on the face, chest, neck and back. It occurs when the small …

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    Abnormal Heart Rhythms

    What is Abnormal Heart Rhythms? Not all abnormal heart rhythms (arrhythmias) are dangerous. In fact, an abnormal heartbeat is a common occurence. What are the …

    Acid Reflux

    What is Acid Reflux? When food leaks from your stomach back into your gullet it causes acid to back up into your chest, throat and …

    Acne

    What is Acne? Acne is a skin condition characterised by spots or pimples on the face, chest, neck and back. It occurs when the small …

    Addison’s disease

    What is Addison’s disease? Addison’s disease is a rare condition of the adrenal glands that’s estimated to affect about one in 40,000 people. What are …

    Anorexia

    What is Anorexia? Anorexia nervosa is a common eating disorder that often starts with normal dieting to lose weight, but turns into a form of …

    Appendicitis

    What is Appendicitis? Appendicitis means inflammation of the appendix. What are the Symptoms of Appendicitis? The symptoms of appendicitis may vary, but pains in the …

    Asthma

    What is Asthma? Asthma is an inability to breathe properly. During an asthma episode, muscle spasms and swelling bronchial tissues narrow the airways, which then …

    Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

    What is Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder? Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a treatable neurobiological condition, resulting in difficulties with impulsiveness, attention span and often, …

    Back Pain

    What is Back Pain? Acute or short-term low back pain generally lasts from a few days to a few weeks. Most acute back pain is …

    Back Pain in Pregnancy

    What is Back Pain in Pregnancy? For pregnant women, back pain during pregnancy is not a trivial matter. If not addressed, it can have a …