February2021

Long Covid

Emerging evidence indicates that there are several short and long-term health effects associated with COVID-19. As the pandemic unfolds, studies indicate that there are many ways infection with Covid-19 can affect someone’s health; and many organs besides the lungs are affected. How long it takes to recover from coronavirus is[…]

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World Cancer Day, 4th February

Cancer is a term used for a large group of different diseases, all involving unregulated cell growth. In cancer, cells divide and grow uncontrollably, forming malignant tumours and invading nearby parts of the body. The cancer may also spread to more distant parts of the body through the lymphatic system[…]

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Gum Disease and Diabetes

A recent article in The Nursing Times highlights the relationship between periodontal (gum) disease and diabetes, which is not widely known or spoken about. Evidence is continuously mounting in regards to oral health and systemic health conditions such as cardiovascular disease and respiratory infections. But it is also evident that[…]

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