Author: Melvin

Mechanisms of Migraine –Understanding the phases of migraine

Migraine is a very common and extremely painful headache. Migraine attacks are usually recurring in nature; the pain ranges from moderate to severe and is often one-sided. Scarborough Chiropractor, Dr. Adam Rocchi explains that during migraine people are sensitive to

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You’re Never Too Busy to Care for Your Teeth

August 7 kicks off dental health week. This is a good time to take a look at your oral health routine.For some people, oral health is a chore that is difficult to fit into the daily routine, but it doesn’t

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Tips on Preventing Cycling Injuries

This year’s Tour de France will no doubt, inspire many people to dust off their bike and cycling helmet and take to the road, endeavouring to emulate the cycling heroes of this marathon event. As with the Australian Open which,

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Dentures for You

Dentures tend to have a stereotype for being something that old people have to have once their teeth start falling out.  However, dentures are needed and used for many different reasons other than old age.  Over 20% of Australians who

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Are You Suffering from BPPV Vertigo?

Are you suffering from symptoms of vertigo, dizziness, nausea and even vomiting? Are these attacks short in duration and do they seem to be provoked by moving your head in a certain way? If so, you could be one of

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Chiropractic Care in Pregnancy

A lot of women have to deal with back pain during pregnancy. But that doesn’t mean you just have to suffer. There are many solutions you can opt for; you just have to pick the best one that suits your

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How to Prevent Pain in Young Musicians

The unique and specialized area of Performing Arts Medicine is a comparatively new one. At present, there are still only a few specialist healthcare practitioners in this field, and there has been little research to date, in the assessment and

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Benefits Of Walking And How To Encourage People To Be More Active

Walking, as with all physical activity, is incredibly beneficial for the whole body.  Its effects are far-reaching and can be seen not only in an improvement in physical health, but also emotional, psychological and social health. If you want to

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How to Care for Your Dentures

Diane Tozer, a Dental Prosthetist at Westside Denture Centre in Queensland, is often asked how to care for dentures to ensure they last the optimum 5 – 8 years while retaining their looks, comfort and performance. She has compiled the

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