Robot Prostate Surgery – Is It Superior to Traditional Surgery?
12 October 2018
Radical prostatectomy, commonly known as robotic laparoscopic prostatectomy, is steadily replacing the conventional prostate surgery. The surgeon, who will go through the motions of the procedure while the fibres in the equipment translate these motions to the robot, carries out this type of operation remotely.
Some people may think that visibility will be limited if the surgeon is not standing right by their patient, but the reality is that visibility is even higher through robotic surgery.
Asbestos Testing: All you need to know about asbestos testing
10 September 2018
Asbestos can come in many forms for insulation. Their colours, such as blue asbestos, green asbestos, and brown asbestos on often tell them apart. Asbestos was the most preferred building and thermal insulating material especially in the 1980's due to its strength and inability to burn. However, it emerged that the abrasion, breaking and crumbling of the asbestos released fine asbestos fibres into the air which, when inhaled causes several life-threatening conditions such as lung cancer.
Have You Been in for a Smear Test Recently?
25 July 2018
When was the last time that you went for cervical screening? This can be a very sensitive subject that many women choose to ignore, but you may do so at your peril. There are many different screening programs available in your locality, and you should get the information as soon as possible, as it just might save your life. What do you need to know?
Why Is It Important?
Doctors recommended that anyone who has been sexually active in the past and who is over the age of 25 should attend a screening session.
Alternative Medicine Options
30 May 2018
With bacteria becoming increasingly resistant to modern medicine it seems like the perfect time to try to use organic and natural means to improve health and wellbeing. Whilst your GP will be able to provide advice and guidance for many common illnesses and ailments, preventative measures are always going to be the best approach to take when trying to increase your longevity and minimise your risk of becoming sick. This guide will provide some alternative medicines in a bid to limit the amount of time you need to spend visiting your local medical clinic, and perhaps give you something to consider next time you reach for the man-made pills.