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.

    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 …

    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 …

    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 …

    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 …

    Condition Description
    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 …