Endometriosis – What Women Need To Know

2020-04-22T19:08:28+00:00Family Health|

Endometriosis - What Women Need To Know This is one of those lifestyle-related conditions that plague many women. Often, women themselves hold the key to alleviation. Endometriosis is a condition that occurs when the tissue that lines the inside of the uterus, known as the endometrium, grows outside of [...]

Bladder Infections – The Nitty Gritty Details

2020-03-30T12:51:32+00:00Family Health, Pregnancy|

Bladder Infections - The Nitty Gritty Details Did you know that at least 56% of women will have a urinary tract infection (UTI) in their lifetime, and for many these often recur? The most common UTI is an infection of the bladder. Although urine itself is sterile, the proximity [...]

Away With Postnatal Emotional Problems

2020-06-30T19:47:15+00:00Family Health, Parenting|

Away With Postnatal Emotional Problems It’s normal to experience a bit of emotional upheaval when a baby is born. Most women get ‘baby blues’ or ‘third day blues’ a few days after giving birth and have a week or two of increased anxiety and emotionality before things return to [...]

What To Do About Fever, Earache And Croup At Night

2020-07-14T14:57:16+00:00Baby, Family Health|

What To Do About Fever, Earache And Croup At Night Baby has been crying constantly, it’s the middle of the night, and you wonder if there’s something seriously wrong – should you go to the hospital? This is a difficult call to make because illnesses always appear worse at [...]

Preventing And Treating Eczema And Other Skin Rashes

2020-04-21T09:55:12+00:00Family Health|

Preventing And Treating Eczema And Other Skin Rashes Does your little one have a skin rash? The most common skin rash in little ones is eczema, which has two types. Atopic eczema is the most common type of eczema and produces red and often dry and scaly skin patches mostly on [...]

Snotty Noses Sorted – Not Snorted!

2020-04-21T08:14:28+00:00Family Health|

Snotty Noses Sorted – Not Snorted! Wiping snotty noses – it’s simply part of being a mom. But what does all the mucus mean? Is it allergies, sinus, or something worse which requires medical attention? Sister Lilian Centre's mucus guide (that’s probably something you never thought you’d read before [...]