Oral thrush

Mar 03 , 2021

Oral thrush, also known as oral candidiasis, is a yeast infection in the mouth caused by a type of fungus called Candida albicans. The infection i...

Mouth Ulcers

Mar 03 , 2021

Mouth ulcers are painful, clearly defined, round or oval sores that form in the mouth. They are sometimes also known as aphthous ulcers. Mouth...

Hayfever

Mar 03 , 2021

Hay fever is a type of allergic rhinitis caused by pollen or spores. Allergic rhinitis is a condition where an allergen (something that causes an ...

Cold sores

Mar 03 , 2021

Earwax is made up of a number of different substances that form a protective coating over the skin that lines the ear canal (the passage between t...

Dry Eyes

Mar 03 , 2021

Dry eye syndrome, which is also known as keratoconjunctivitis sicca, is a condition where the eyes do not make enough tears, or the tears evaporat...

Cold sores

Mar 03 , 2021

Cold sores are small, blister-like lesions that usually appear around the mouth. They are caused by the herpes simplex viruses. The strain that us...

Vomiting

Mar 03 , 2021

Vomiting in adults is usually not a sign of anything serious and tends to only last one or two days. Vomiting is the body's way of ridding itself ...

Heartburn

Mar 03 , 2021

Heartburn, also known as gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) is a common condition where stomach acid leaks out of the stomach and into the o...

Sore Throats

Mar 03 , 2021

A sore throat is generally a self-limiting condition that will usually last 7-10days. They are extremely common and the average adult experiences ...

Coughs

Mar 03 , 2021

A cough is a protective reflex action caused when the airway is irritated or obstructed. Most coughs are associated with upper respiratory tract v...

Colds & Flu

Mar 03 , 2021

Upper respiratory tract infections such as cold and flu are the most common affliction that affects the population and are caused by a viral infec...

Constipation

Feb 22 , 2021

Constipation is a very common condition that affects people of all ages. It can mean that you are not passing stools (faeces) as often as you norm...

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