Cervical cancer: Your risks, preventative measures, and treatment by stages
Cervical cancer is the most prevalent form of cancer affecting SA women. Yet too many women have questions: what is your risk, how does it develop, and how is it treated? Mediclinic pathologist Dr Izak Loftus explains.
There’s more to oral health than brushing your teeth
Regular brushing is a good first step, but to guard against a range of oral health issues, you need to upgrade your routine to include a more holistic approach, says dentist Dr Du Plessis van Dyk, who practices at Mediclinic Emfulini.
Good vs. Bad cholesterol: how do they affect the heart?
There is a common misconception that all cholesterol is bad for you. But that’s not always true. Two Mediclinic experts offer a closer look at the various types of cholesterol, as well as solutions to prevent cholesterol-related heart attacks.