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24-7 Medcare Sick man calling on phone to doctor
Nov 24, 2020

What is Influenza?

Influenza otherwise known as the flu, is a highly contagious respiratory condition that is caused by influenza viruses. There are 2 main...
24-7MedCare Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)
Nov 24, 2020

What is a Panic Attack?

A Panic Attack  is a period of sudden extreme anxiety or fear together with physical sensations. They can occur unexpectedly and usually...
24-7MedCare ADHD-Children
Nov 24, 2020

ADHD in children

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder or ADHD can be described as a brain development disorder that is more prevalent in male children than...
24-7MedCare Desperate lady suffering anxiety attack at subway station, feeling helpless
Nov 24, 2020

What is Anxiety?

Anxiety disorders are the most common group of mental health conditions in Australia affecting 1 in 4 Australians at some stage in...
24-7MedCare Woman talking on phone and looking out of window
Nov 24, 2020

What is Depression?

At times, we can all feel sad, unhappy, moody or low but this may not mean you suffer from depression. These emotional...
24-7MedCare Woman checking her body
Nov 24, 2020

Eating Disorders

An Eating disorders is a severe mental health condition where a person has an unhealthy obsession with food
24-7 Medcare Acne
Oct 27, 2020

What is Acne?

Acne is a skin condition that affects both males and females. While acne normally starts when a person reaches
Dr testing leg
Oct 27, 2020

What is Ingrown hair?

Ingrown hair is an uncomfortable and somewhat embarrassing skin condition that is caused by hair or hairs that had previously been cut,...
tooth ache
Oct 27, 2020

Oral Thrush

Candida albicans is the main type of fungus responsible for the mouth infection commonly referred to as Oral thrush. The mouth is...
Lady holding tummy
Oct 27, 2020

What is a Urinary Tract Infection

A urinary tract infection, sometimes referred to as a UTI, is an infection of any part of the urinary system,
man scratching sock
Oct 27, 2020

What is Tinea?

Tinea also known as “Ringworm” is quite a common infection of the skin, hair or nails  caused by a variety of  fungi...
Man blowing nose / Hayfever
Oct 26, 2020

What is Hay Fever?

Hay Fever or otherwise called “Allergic Rhinitis”, is a natural allergic response by your immune system when you are exposed to an...
Laryngitis / cold
Oct 26, 2020

Laryngitis

Laryngitis is a medical condition characterised by the inflammation or swelling of your larynx or voice box as well as your vocal...
ringworm sores
Oct 26, 2020

What is Ringworm?

Body Ringworm is a highly contagious fungal skin infection characterized by the formation of itchy rash-like circular patterns on the surface of...
Woman scratching back
Oct 20, 2020

Heat Rash

Heat rash which is also known as prickly heat or miliaria  is a medical condition characterised by a painless, but itchy skin...
Coronavirus Symptoms
Oct 19, 2020

What are the symptoms of coronavirus?

Recovery from the symptoms of COVID-19 will vary from one person to another.
Woman scratching hand / eczema
Oct 19, 2020

Eczema - What is it?

Eczema is a very common condition characterised by an irritation or inflammation of the skin.
Constipation
Sep 20, 2020

Constipation

Constipation is one of the commonest medical complaints in Australia and occurs in adults and children. Almost everyone gets constipated at some...
Food Poisoning
Sep 19, 2020

Food Poisoning

Food poisoning is caused by the ingestion of any food or drink which is contaminated with certain types of viruses, bacteria, parasites...