The top priority for most parents is to ensure that their baby is safe and healthy, and while their hearing may not be the first thing a parent thinks of, it’s very important that your baby’s ears are protected from loud noises. Your baby’s growing ears are very susceptible to damage, especially in the first … Read moreThe Best Baby Ear Defenders and Ear Muffs
For many of us, our hearing comes without a second thought. Some noises are loud, and some are soft. The most we might do is cover our ears if a noise is too loud, and carry on through unless we are somewhere we have been conditioned to think about hearing safety in. While we may … Read moreThe Sounds That Will Damage Your Hearing
On a regular, if not permanent basis, one out of every six couples sleep separately, however research has shown that snuggling up with your partner appears to improve your quality of sleep. For those who sleep very well, around 82% according to studies, sleep with their partner. On the other hand, for those who sleep … Read moreSleeping Better Together this Valentine’s Day
When heading to a musical concert, you can feel the adrenaline pumping early into the day. The excitement of what is to come feels natural, as does the likelihood of an amazing night you’ll struggle to forget. However, alongside that excitement often comes a feeling of trepidation. When you are heading out, you might have … Read moreShould I Wear Earplugs When Going to Concerts?
There’s a certain feeling at the start of any big game. That moment when the teams enter the packed arena is enough to get anyone’s heart racing, so it’s no wonder the noise from the crowd can be deafening at that point and beyond. It is that very moment that turns the low hum of … Read moreHeading to a Big Game? Bring Your Baby without Risking Their Hearing
It might seem like an odd question but … do you know how to fit foam ear plugs? While you might not be sure about how to get those foam ear plugs in, we’re about to help you find out just how to do that. You see, it’s not quite so challenging – though it … Read moreDo You Know How to Properly Insert Your Foam Ear Plugs?
Jan van der Borden, ENT specialist at the BovenIJ Hospital in Amsterdam, covered it perfectly when he stated that protecting our children’s hearing is so important because their ears have to last a lifetime! Our babies and toddlers’ ears are extremely vulnerable, and ENT specialists are continuously warning parents of the ever-growing number of young … Read moreWhy Protecting Your Child’s Hearing Is So Important
An underactive thyroid affects as many as 1 in 12 people, making it one of the most commonplace medical ailments – since it is hard to detect by symptoms alone or without the proper tests, it usually goes undiagnosed. One of the most commonplace medical ailments is thyroid disorders and it mostly affects women. Women … Read moreAbout Underactive Thyroid (Hypothyroidism)
Stomach Ulcers are commonplace and usually as a result of an H. pylori infection A sore on the stomach’s or duodenum’s lining (the start of the small intestine) is a peptic ulcer. They could also be located in the oesophagus slightly above the stomach, but these cases are rare. Gastric or stomach ulcers are peptic … Read moreWhat is a Stomach Ulcer?
Ginger Essential Oil is pleasantly warming with great comforting properties. The oil is steam distilled from the root of the ginger plant. It’s a great oil for soothing aching muscles due to its soothing properties. When combined with a therapeutic massage it can help to boost your circulation. Ginger also known to aid digestion. Main … Read moreGinger Essential Oil for aches and pains
Even though cases of diabetes are on the rise, the medical condition remains largely misunderstood. Some people suffering from diabetes can feel like the condition is a label and that they are unfairly judged compared to those without the condition. Research has suggested people dealing with diabetes feel that others are blaming them, that they … Read moreDebunking the Myths of Diabetes
Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men in the UK. It usually develops slowly, so there may be no signs for many years. A simple prostate test can be done at home and will give you an indication of how healthy your prostate is and is even an early indicator for cancer. Swedish … Read moreProstate Health – What is a PSA test?