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History of Cataract Surgery

History of Cataract Surgery

Cataract surgery has come a long way since the first procedure in 5th Century BC. We take a look at all the different ways people have performed this surgery over the years. via

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An informative infographic about the benefits of electric bikes. via

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Everything You Need To Know About Fish Oil

Fish oil infographic

This infographic covers the different purposes and benefits of Omega-3 fatty acids on the different parts of the body, and explains the difference between good quality fish oil and the rest of the sources. via

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How To Claim For Noise Induced Hearing Loss


One of the most common reasons for Hearing Loss is noise related hearing loss due to over exposure of excessive noise in the workplace or at leisure. This can include industrial deafness caused by factory or construction site work. Here are steps for compensation regarding your noise induced hearing loss. via

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Starting a Low Carb Diet


This infographic provides an easy to follow guide for starting a low carbohydrate diet, including what you can eat on a low carb diet, what your meals during the course of a typical day will look like, a quick guide on how to count carbs, and a step by step plan for getting started with a low carb lifestyle. via …

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A Parent’s Guide to Childhood Asthma


Asthma is a chronic childhood disease in which the airways are blocked or become narrowed. In 2010 alone, asthma in children resulted in an estimated 640,000 emergency room visits in the United States. Because it is a condition that is triggered by several environmental factors, children are highly susceptible to it. Thankfully, there are precautionary measures parents and guardians can …

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Spinal Cord Injuries


This spinal cord injury infographic looks at some related facts, statistics, spinal cord injury treatments, and specialist treatment centres. via

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HGH vs Peptides


This infographic gives a nice quick overview comparing HGH to Peptides. We cover cost benefits, safety, effects and more. It is a must see infographic for anybody that is considering taking HGH. via

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7 Damn Good Health Reasons To Drink Coffee


Are you trying to cut back on coffee through fear it might be damaging your health? Well you’ll be pleased to hear there are actually loads of health benefits of drinking coffee. See below for our top 7 benefits of drinking coffee. via

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10 Benefits of Massage Therapy


This infographic by Body Kneads Massage on the Gold Coast displays some of the benefits of regular massage therapy. Some such as the relaxation and pain relief benefits are obvious, others such as the positive effect on your immune system may be less well known. via

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Everything You Need to Know About Indoor Air Pollution


Indoor air pollution is not really a popular concept, nevertheless, it does exist. It can also be surprisingly fatal, causing about 7.7% off the total mortalities in the world in 2012. Considering the fact that we spend around 90% of our time indoors, this calls for a more active stance on battling indoor air pollution to ensure that the air …

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Health Effects of Radon

Radon Health Facts

Radon is an odorless, colorless, tasteless radioactive gas that forms from the decay of radioactive elements, such as uranium, in rocks and soil throughout the world. Radon is prevalent in many US homes, and has been proven to cause cancer. This infographic shares some startling statistics from the EPA and other health organizations on the health impact of Radon. via …

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The Great British Surgical Stats


New Birkdale Clinic have created this stunning infographic which details the most popular surgeries in the UK during 2014. We take a look at what’s hot and what’s not in the world of plastic surgery and compare those to our tastes and trends from 2004. With some surprising results we can see which procedures have prevailed over the years and …

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22 Ways Dogs Make Humans Healthier


Everyone knows dogs make you feel good, but did you know they actually make you healthier? It’s true: there are some awesome physiological and psychological benefits to spending time with a pooch. Here are 22 of them. via

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How to Get a Better Night’s Sleep


Do you struggle with getting a good night’s sleep? Millions of people do, but there are some very simple ways that you could maximise your chances of nodding off and feeling fresh the following morning. via

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The Surprising & Mysterious Health Benefits of Sash Windows


Since their emergence in the late 16th century, sash windows have been commonplace in Britain’s homes due to their traditional characteristics and period charm. Although numbers have dwindled in the past, they have never fallen out of fashion and it’s not just their beauty that keeps demand high – sash windows also offer an extensive list of advantages, with natural …

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Infographic: Help Stop The Spread of Deadly Ebola


Since there is currently no known vaccine or cure for the ebola virus, we must work together to raise awareness in order to keep it contained. This outbreak of ebola (beginning in early March 2014) is the worst we have ever seen since it was introduced in the 1970’s. The fatality rate ranges from 50-90% and includes symptoms such as …

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Brotox – More Australian Men Turning to Brotox


According to evidence from the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons, one in ten cosmetic procedures are performed on men. Baby boomer men are now turning to Brotox, a common injectable treatment, to rejuvenate their weathered faces from working in the harsh Australian sun. These types of procedures augmented 50 per cent in Australia in the past five years. We have …

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Infographic: The Basics of Short-Term Health Insurance


Having a gap in health insurance coverage can be a little nerve-wracking. Should you become ill or injure yourself, a single unexpected medical bill can potentially cause substantial financial strain. Short-term health insurance plans are designed to be a pocketbook-friendly coverage option during life’s in-between times. They include benefits to help pay for unexpected medical expenses such emergency room visits, …

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Infographic: Worst Celebrity Fake Tanning Fails


As residents in the UK we don’t always see enough of the sun for us to acquire that beautiful summer tan that we all long for, but the fake tanning products we have in stock here at Mistry’s Pharmacy can help you to look fantastic whatever the weather. Of course this can sometimes be easier said than done, so be …

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Infographic: Live Longer in the Blue Zones


Chill Expeditions Educational Travel maps out the healthiest places in the world to live and details how to mimic the lifestyle and habits in these areas in order to live a longer, healthier and happier life. It includes dietary and lifestyle tips, quick facts centered around blue zones as well as amazing healthy recipes.

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Infographic: Your ADHD Research Ideas


ADHDFund asks people with ADHD and ADHD researchers to fill in an online questionnaire on research ideas for ADHD. ADHDFund uses your input to study what you prefer. Check out the responses in our infographic. The goal of ADHDFund is to finance patient oriented research, independent from pharmaceutical industry. This is new in psychiatry! We want to ask everyone to …

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It’s a $34 Billion Industry: Alternative Treatments for Mental Disorders


The use of alternative treatments for mental illness is growing in popularity due to concern over the side effects of some medications and a general mistrust for pharmaceutical companies. The following infographic describes some of the natural ways people are treating disorders like depression, anxiety and schizophrenia. Brought to you by

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