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Post pandemic

  • By Amu
  • Created: 9th May 2020
  • 10 replies

As a result of cOVID-19, I am at Lock Down, i.e. at home isolation. but when COVID-19 , Lock Down will be lifted, what will be the consequence of health of human being and the community as a whole....

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Post - covid scenerio - - reply to email from cafe study

  • By swamy
  • Created: 9th May 2020
  • 16 replies

I’ll become much more considerate towards homeless people and donate my clothes after my first use for one year starting on Mother’s Day. As a new thing to adopt, I’ll refrain from shaking hands,...

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Isolation

  • By Jodiddleo
  • Created: 21st Mar 2020
  • 2 replies

At this worrying time I am afraid of loneliness, I’m only 2 1/2 hours from my two adult children but they have their own worries and families to take care of plus they both have mortgages and it’s...

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Squeezing toothpaste

  • By Shambles
  • Created: 4th Feb 2020
  • 11 replies

Please tell me why some people (including my hubby) squeeze the toothpaste tube in the middle. Shouldn't it be squeezed from the bottom end????

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Health and well-being

  • By Troy 31626208
  • Created: 10th Dec 2018
  • 0 replies

This comment has been removed by a moderator as it violates the House Rules of the Cafestudy forums.

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Trying to find a good doctor after mines retired

  • By 3lions
  • Created: 16th Jul 2018
  • 10 replies

Hi, Just wondering if anyone has had the same experience of trying to find a good doctor? My doctor has retired after seeing him for 25 years, I'm struggling to find anyone who is, well a good...

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Meditation

  • By aedna
  • Created: 14th May 2018
  • 0 replies

True meditation is to go beyond your brain, to become thoughtless. People come to classes. They feel nice and relaxed but they don't come back again. It's easier in a group. If you are like me and...

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Labyrinthitis

  • By Goulah
  • Created: 5th May 2018
  • 4 replies

I am hoping to start an open forum for those suffering from Labyrinthitis. Most information from medical professionals is unhelpful so as a sufferer I would like to give some helpful hints if...

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Alternative treatment of terminal cancer

  • By Nefertari
  • Created: 15th Mar 2018
  • 4 replies

My husband has just been told that his liver, bowel and oesophagus cancer (which he was treating with radiation and chemotherapy) has now spread to his lungs and that there is nothing the doctors...

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New hospital

  • By 3lions
  • Created: 28th Dec 2017
  • 6 replies

Hi, Just wondering if anyone has been to the new Royal Adelaide Hospital in Adelaide? What your thoughts are, as I think it would have made more sense to spend all that money & do up the old Royal...

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Ckd - chronic kidney disease

  • By Irene30655993
  • Created: 14th Apr 2017
  • 0 replies

I'm Irene. Currently live near Brisbane. I've had renal failure since I was forty. It was awful. I've been on dialysis and had a transplant. I would like to befriend anyone with kidney...

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Intermittent fasting and essential oils for great health

  • By Anonymous
  • Created: 7th Mar 2017
  • 8 replies

Who has tried intermittant fasting or used essential oils for improving their health?

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Crones disease

  • By 3lions
  • Created: 7th Apr 2016
  • 9 replies

Hi Everyone, Just wondering if anyone on here suffers from Crones Disease? I was diagnosed back in November 2016 and have just finished a 15 week course of Prednisolone Steroid Medication, which...

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Motor neuron disease

  • By billfitch
  • Created: 1st Mar 2016
  • 0 replies

WHO is the expert in this disease ,that I can talk to//

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Exercise

  • By whatalam
  • Created: 11th Jul 2015
  • 16 replies

What are good exercise to do to lose more weigh? Your tips or opinions on this is required.

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Live longer exercise is the key.

  • By s
  • Created: 5th Mar 2015
  • 10 replies

On the television I saw a man 108 years old and he said the key to his long life is that he does pushups everyday. I also have seen a woman who was 103 playing active sport. I also have relatives...

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Marathon training

  • By frog99
  • Created: 6th Nov 2014
  • 4 replies

I have ran a couple of marathons and a few half marathons in the UK. I wish to do one in Australia however I am struggling to run for a period longer than 15/20 mins. Is it the climate or something...

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Happy

  • By katya
  • Created: 29th Apr 2014
  • 3 replies

Do some exercise and go out alot. Being alone is dangerous. encourage yourself to go to the gym, that lets of steam and helps you be happy

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Tinnitus

  • By Sally
  • Created: 18th Apr 2014
  • 12 replies

I have Tinnitus Diagnosis Does anyone have a similar problem, and advice on how to mitigate or cure of the same

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M.c.t.d.

  • By singledad54
  • Created: 24th Mar 2014
  • 4 replies

I suffer from MCTD, (mixed connective tissue disorder), and I was wondering how many other people out there also have this condition? Until I was diagnosed with it, I had never heard of it and knew...

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Stretch marks

  • By Tatjana
  • Created: 15th Mar 2014
  • 5 replies

Ladies do you know something for stretch marks, to make them dissappear? I am doing fitness and that is the reason why i have them.... What do you thing, is there something that can use?

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Junk foods

  • By shree
  • Created: 25th Jan 2014
  • 12 replies

in these busy life, junk food is much considered. but do you really think it as good way of healthy life? give reasons.

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The body

  • By Gab's
  • Created: 1st Sep 2013
  • 3 replies

The body" on how to make it better to best , from ok to fit, from fit, to fittest.

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Bad back

  • By blue
  • Created: 21st Aug 2013
  • 36 replies

I have a very bad back were sometimes I have trouble moving just wondering if anyone else has the same problem,looking for a exercise for some relief, grateful for any answer blue

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Diabeties i have been cheating

  • By gwenn
  • Created: 17th Aug 2013
  • 18 replies

I was diagnosed beginning of 2012, my sugar stayed between 20 and 30. I never took the insulin or tablets (Metformin) because the tablet gave me tummy aches and diarehroa, that went on till April...

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Cigarette

  • By cilyn
  • Created: 14th Jun 2013
  • 3 replies

why is it so hard to quit smoking?????

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Weight watchers

  • By 3lions
  • Created: 1st Jun 2013
  • 2 replies

Hi Everyone, I joined weight watchers 11 weeks ago, and I have lost 10kg. I was wondering if anyone else has joined and attends the weekly meetings? I lost 30kg along time ago, I kept it off for...

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To immunise or not?

  • By bhealthybfit
  • Created: 28th May 2013
  • 5 replies

Here we go again - the controversial issue of 'should we or should we not' vaccinate our children? As a mother and grandmother, I'm totally in favour of protecting the health of our children,...

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Fat or thin?

  • By pittsdoll0201
  • Created: 13th Apr 2013
  • 35 replies

Fat or thin is good?

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How can i get fat?

  • By pittsdoll0201
  • Created: 5th Apr 2013
  • 17 replies

I eat healthy food, eat at night and drink milk but my weight is still low. I drink vitamin too

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What fish oil can actually do to my body and my everyday walking?

  • By Raoni
  • Created: 1st Apr 2013
  • 2 replies

I started to take fish oil 3 times a day, and in the package is saying that it makes a lot for my body and helps me to control some regular functions, is anybody here have already take anyfish oil...

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Getting sick after a hospital visit.

  • By Captured
  • Created: 1st Mar 2013
  • 1 replies

I'm just wondering how many people have ever been in hospital (emergency room and/or admitted to a ward or for an operation) and after they got home they got sick? Over the years i've been admitted...

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Breast cancer

  • By macmelton
  • Created: 14th Jan 2013
  • 4 replies

My wife died in 2010 of breast cancer and I tried thru your forum to impress on the women of Australia the need to have breast examination self and thru their doctor. My wife died a terrible...

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Period!

  • By Greta
  • Created: 12th Dec 2012
  • 1 replies

I stopped taking my pill on during my last perios which was the 7th November. I took a pee test when my period should have been due which came up negative. I'm not sure if it is normal but I am...

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As a nation, what could we be doing to prevent obesity?

  • By annacathryn
  • Created: 31st Oct 2012
  • 194 replies

New research on obesity (published on October 24th) finds that once at a certain weight, your body will never be able to return to its former state and obesity becomes a permanent condition. With...

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Struggling :(

  • By Greta
  • Created: 24th Oct 2012
  • 24 replies

So I'm quite over weight (20kgs over) I am lacking motivation big time! I know how I want to be, what I want to look like, what I should eat, what exercising I should be doing etc. But for some...

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How the workplace influences our lives

  • By robertjac
  • Created: 6th Oct 2012
  • 1 replies

in to days society many people are in jobs they dont like and this efects there health ,stress is one of the worst killers in to days world we are all trying to servive and chasing the mighty...

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Tummy problems

  • By Natstar
  • Created: 2nd Oct 2012
  • 2 replies

What is the best excrise to tighten your tummy after givin birth? (some thing that really works for all the mum out there)

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How do you make specialists sit up and listen

  • By kfactor
  • Created: 18th Sep 2012
  • 16 replies

I have recently been to see yet another neurologist for help with chronic migraines and unexplained seizures, black-outs. I was confronted by an egotistical, very opinionated young woman who tried...

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Beginner yoga - help!

  • By Nicky
  • Created: 12th Sep 2012
  • 10 replies

Hi I love to keep fit, but due to one or two too many horse riding accidents I now experience pain when attempting any of the "regular" keep fit exercises. A colleague recommended trying yoga,...

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Antidepressant

  • By mimm
  • Created: 28th Aug 2012
  • 30 replies

whats peoples views on doctors thinking that just a pill will make things better in peples live they dont relise the damage that those tablets can cause what do you think?

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Disablity and education

  • By grumpymum
  • Created: 15th Aug 2012
  • 4 replies

disability and education does the education system really try and get our children to the best of there abilities

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Care

  • By hoppy55555
  • Created: 2nd Jun 2012
  • 10 replies

How can you show you really care about.

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We never needed tampons nor pads!

  • By RWOLR8?
  • Created: 29th May 2012
  • 2 replies

Have you ever heard about the moon cup? We never needed to make tampons nor pads,,,yet how much are we spending on them in a life-time ?! The moon cup collects rather than absorbs, you only buy it...

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Menopause

  • By nusanan
  • Created: 20th May 2012
  • 10 replies

I started menopause at age 40 i am now 71 and still get awful sympyoms for 4 to 5 days a month has anyone else had this if so what did they do did it stop,my Dr gave me HRT that made things worse...

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Supporting cancer patients

  • By Rachel
  • Created: 21st Apr 2012
  • 12 replies

My husband has recently been diagnosed with lung cancer at the age of 49 and it has hit us like a ton of bricks. I try to maintain a positive outlook on everything to try and boost my husbands mood...

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Is eft effective

  • By Lee
  • Created: 14th Apr 2012
  • 5 replies

Is EFT an effective form of treatment for mental & physical problems?

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Melanoma

  • By mistymae53
  • Created: 30th Mar 2012
  • 6 replies

I wondered if people on here are checking the soles of their feet for moles or strange legions. I have just had a scary experience, and had to have a nasty biopsy on the sole of my foot as a...

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Global warming

  • By ali87
  • Created: 23rd Mar 2012
  • 1 replies

is global warming is effected in daily life?who we think about

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Gym

  • By buffy
  • Created: 22nd Mar 2012
  • 23 replies

Pain after you work out.

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So you got cancer

  • By Clint Marchant
  • Created: 19th Mar 2012
  • 13 replies

I collapsed at work and was rushed off to hospital and was diagnosed with a Brain Tumor they said it was in a good spot to operate on and looked to be low grade so I had the operation and came out...

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Sugar

  • By TILL
  • Created: 17th Mar 2012
  • 10 replies

WE NEED TO SPEAKUP ABOUT THE AMOUNT OF SUGAR IN OUR FOODS. e.g. I did write to Nestles of ask why we cannot have the ' unsweetened ' condensed milk back again, we used to be able to buy it years...

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Toning up!

  • By diaooraa
  • Created: 7th Mar 2012
  • 54 replies

I have been trying to tone up for the last 3-4 months but seem to be getting no where. Does anyone have any tips on whatsthe best foods to eat when trying to tone up for body, workout rutines or...

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Gym junkies

  • By ahd
  • Created: 5th Mar 2012
  • 13 replies

I'm interested in trimming my body & build up fitness. Maybe someday even have some Abs!! What's the best exercise or sport to begin with??

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Auntymare

  • By Auntymare
  • Created: 24th Feb 2012
  • 6 replies

Fibromyalgia - Is anyone out there that suffers from this condition? Some Doctors say there is no such thing while others agree there is. I can assure you there is. If you could tell me what...

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Neurofibromatosis.

  • By Hilary
  • Created: 20th Feb 2012
  • 5 replies

I would like to hear from anyone that has Neurofibromatosis. My husband has it. He suffers a lot of pain. He has seen specialists and doctors but nothing seems to help. They think it's nerve pain,...

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Hospital safeguards

  • By Tricia
  • Created: 17th Feb 2012
  • 2 replies

Is any one else finding that the standard of care is deminishing in our public.hospitals? I recently had my father in a large Melbourne public hospital with he has been in many times over last 20...

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Eggs /// hard boild

  • By limpy
  • Created: 25th Jan 2012
  • 4 replies

I NEED HELP, I HAVE JUST GOT OVER A HEART ATTACK A FEW MTHS AGO AND HAD A STENT PUT IN TO OPEN UP THE BLOCKED ARTERY, MY CHOL IS 5.6 WHICH I TAKE MEDS FOR , UNFORTUNALLY MY BODY MAKES MORE CHOL...

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Antidepressants good or bad

  • By mick4116
  • Created: 9th Jan 2012
  • 38 replies

Hi all after being on a Antidepressant for 8 years, lets just call it paroxetine cause thats what it is the active ingredient in all SSI Antidepressants i would like peoples opinions on this. As...

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Diabetics who are insulin restant

  • By sylv
  • Created: 4th Jan 2012
  • 14 replies

I am interested in chatting to other people with Type 2 Diabetes and because thery are insulin resitant they find it hard to lose weight

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Cholesterol

  • By bonrob
  • Created: 10th Dec 2011
  • 16 replies

What are good foods to lower cholesterol

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Giving up the cigarettes

  • By Donz
  • Created: 24th Nov 2011
  • 1 replies

I have recently given up cigarettes, not through health reasons but I just felt that the time was right and also the price of them these days is astronomical. I thought giving up would be hard as...

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Skn cancer

  • By cas
  • Created: 21st Nov 2011
  • 1 replies

I have just had a few spots diagnosed as skin cancer and have had a some of them removed and more send off for biopsy. Can anyone tell me what might occur if not all the cancerous cells are...

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Does a mother has the right to authorise a hysterectomy on her physical disabled daughter?

  • By cha1327
  • Created: 7th Nov 2011
  • 18 replies

Is it allowed to authorise a Hysterectomy on your physical disabled daughter just, because you're afraid that your daughter MIGHT BE mentally challenged without testing your daughter's IQ first?

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Fibromyalgia

  • By savvykeli
  • Created: 4th Nov 2011
  • 17 replies

Is wanting to talk to anyone who has this disorder. I am 29 and have recently been diagnosed with Fibromyalgia

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Joint mobility

  • By Nefertari
  • Created: 30th Oct 2011
  • 11 replies

Hi all....Can anyone recommend an effective aid in helping to increase joint mobility? I have limited use of my fingers due to arthritis. I am currently taking glucosamine but have heard that it...

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What are essential oils?

  • By Ginnie
  • Created: 21st Oct 2011
  • 3 replies

Essential oils are very complex substances produced by different varieties of plant and can be stored in the petals, leaves, stalks, seeds, roots, wood or bark and are equally diverse in their...

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Nature's essential oils

  • By Ginnie
  • Created: 21st Oct 2011
  • 2 replies

They say that beauty is only skin deep, but true beauty begins from within, nurturing and caring for our bodies and that, in itself, results in a beautiful, glowing skin. Skin, after all, is the...

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Bodybuilding

  • By sean
  • Created: 20th Oct 2011
  • 4 replies

bodybuilding is a way of life and is a demanding sport.I have been lifting weights for years and now at 48 is a very important part of my life ,keeping me fit and healthy.

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What changes have you made to better your health.

  • By flyingace
  • Created: 19th Oct 2011
  • 24 replies

I have tried to lose weight and changed to a healthy diet.

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Bulging discs

  • By Rachel
  • Created: 1st Oct 2011
  • 14 replies

I suffer extreme pain from bulging discs in my back. Does anyone have the same problem and do you have a magic cure to lessen the pain?

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Lymphedema

  • By sue000
  • Created: 23rd Sep 2011
  • 1 replies

I suffer from Lymphedema Lymphatic obstruction, is a condition of localized fluid retention and tissue swelling caused by a compromised lymphatic system. The lymphatic system returns the...

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Personal health

  • By hoppy55555
  • Created: 22nd Sep 2011
  • 26 replies

How do you ease a headache

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Women's multivitamin for over 50's without black cohosh

  • By mistymae53
  • Created: 3rd Sep 2011
  • 6 replies

I am an over 50's female. I have previously had a serious reaction to black cohosh when taking a multivitamin. I wondered if any one in this forum could advise me of a good multivitamin to take...

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Debilitating health issues & how to deal with them

  • By kfactor
  • Created: 26th Aug 2011
  • 35 replies

I suffer with a lot of different and debilating health issues and I was wondering if there are others like me, and how they deal or cope. I have had chronic migraines my entire life, never a day...

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Shar

  • By Shar
  • Created: 18th Aug 2011
  • 1 replies

I have had Arylic Nails on for years and have stopped about five years ago However the reason I had them done in 1st place was Soft Brittle Nails which in still ongoing Quite some time ago I was on...

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Tv shows and food

  • By Motherparrot
  • Created: 26th Jul 2011
  • 1 replies

With almost daily reports on either obesity amongst children or binge drinking I am wondering how we tell tv show writers to come up with some new scenarios to help fight the problem. I enjoy...

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Side effects of black cohosh and vitamin alternatives!

  • By mistymae53
  • Created: 21st Jul 2011
  • 5 replies

After using a common highly recommended vitamin for over 50's women, I became extremely ill, there was suggestion by the medical professionals who assisted me, that I had had a dangerous reaction...

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The winter flu

  • By Lucyblue
  • Created: 21st Jul 2011
  • 2 replies

Living in one of the colder places in Australia, colds and flu are the norm for a lot of people. So far this winter I haven't even had a sniffle. I don't think I have done anything different this...

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Itchy skin

  • By lisa170
  • Created: 21st Jul 2011
  • 29 replies

I've tried everything to soothe my itchy skin. I itch so badly I end up with big red sores. The only thing I've found so far is elecon ointment that works. but its perscription ointment and only...

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Problem boobs!

  • By pommychick
  • Created: 5th Jul 2011
  • 15 replies

Hi all. I have always been "blessed" and to be honest i hate it. Are there any ways except surgery i can try and make them smaller. I went up 5 cup sizes when i had my kids and they never really...

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Kronic pineapple express

  • By jamiewayne
  • Created: 4th Jul 2011
  • 3 replies

How do you all feel after that legal high Kronic being banned?? I am totally over the moon due to fostering 3 teenagers and watching them go down hill severally. The 3 teenagers i used to foster...

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How much is to much exersize

  • By KC
  • Created: 3rd Jul 2011
  • 12 replies

I Exersize Alot At least 3 Hours A Day Is This To Much ? How Much Do You ? Do You Go To The Gym,Bike,Walk,Run?

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Diabetes

  • By KC
  • Created: 1st Jul 2011
  • 11 replies

Has any one got it? And how young/old were you? As of saturday the 25th of june 2011 I now have type 2 Diabetes. But am a healthy 30 year old and exercise regularly, non smoker or drinker (social...

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Diabetes

  • By phoenix
  • Created: 1st Jul 2011
  • 9 replies

Has any one got it? And how young/old were you? As of saturday the 25th of june 2011 I now have type 2 Diabetes. But am a healthy 30 year old and exercise regularly, non smoker or drinker (social...

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Wheat and gluten intolerances/ cealiacs disease

  • By christi681
  • Created: 21st Jun 2011
  • 3 replies

does anyone know of any shops in south australia that you can buy gluten and wheat free products. It is so expensive, to buy from the supermarket. A bag of flour normal wheat is around $2 to buy...

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Morality

  • By 19chris51
  • Created: 16th Jun 2011
  • 7 replies

I just yesterday heard of the death of a really nice person,he was a lovely man and it makes me stop and think of Morality (my own I guess) nearly six years ago, we moved to a new area (my Son...

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Dementia

  • By nusanan
  • Created: 6th Jun 2011
  • 13 replies

I just want to chat to people who are caring for a dementia sufferer my husband has dementia and i live in one state and all my family live in another so I have no help he will not hear of getting...

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Kidney diet

  • By seesaw
  • Created: 17th May 2011
  • 16 replies

Can anyone out there,know of a great diet,to keep a kidney in good shape,I recently was wrongly thought to have cancer in a kidney,and had it removed,I now have to look after my remaining one.I...

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Why is it that really bad things happen to good people!

  • By mistymae53
  • Created: 17th May 2011
  • 2 replies

It seems to me that more and more, I am hearing of young people in the prime of their lives, being struck down by dreadful illnesses. Why! Is it something in the air, in the water, in the food we...

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Eating and walking

  • By Battstar
  • Created: 23rd Apr 2011
  • 1 replies

If you walk and eat at the same time you chew as fast as you walk. Walk slow - chew slow, walk fast - chew fast.

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Help! need ideas for fitness while dealing with pain

  • By clintsgirl
  • Created: 19th Apr 2011
  • 21 replies

Hi all,i have been dealing with pain(back)for over 10 years. I want to get my body back in shape,need to lose about 15kg,ive tried alot but would love to hear any suggestions on what i can do to...

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Breast cancer

  • By Sherry
  • Created: 19th Apr 2011
  • 17 replies

We all hear how we should have Mammograms and that if we feel something is not right even if we have a clear mammogram then we should see our Dr. I want Everyone to know how true this is. I had my...

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10 day challenge eating yogurt

  • By dawes
  • Created: 27th Mar 2011
  • 8 replies

I'm involved in a 10 day challenge to document my inner health and digestion and have decided to try vaalia probiotic yogurt for this challenge. Just wondering if people have tried this and what...

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Organ donation

  • By neendy
  • Created: 17th Mar 2011
  • 17 replies

Australia has the lowest numbers of organ donation in the developed world? Why? What can be done to increase the donor rate? Are you an organ donor? If yes, why? If no, what's holding you back?...

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Spine laminectomy + fusion

  • By mauvehaze
  • Created: 17th Mar 2011
  • 12 replies

Spine decompression + fusion for spondylolisthesis L5/S1. It has been five weeks since I had this elective surgery. The 90 minute surgery took almost four and a half hours as there were spurs and...

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Any one have six fingers

  • By smily2005
  • Created: 17th Mar 2011
  • 15 replies

tell me

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Benefits of clove oil

  • By jeremiah_cool
  • Created: 17th Mar 2011
  • 8 replies

I am excited to write to you all about this topic because just recently I myself got lots of benefits from clove oil. I was having severe toothache. All that I needed to do is once a week brush my...

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Hip replacement

  • By limpy
  • Created: 1st Mar 2011
  • 26 replies

hi i have had 4 hip replacements in 9 years of the 4 one was done 3 years ago which collapsed & the last 2 where done in the past 12 months do any of my cafe study colleges still suffer any pain...

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Benefits of fish oil

  • By mistymae53
  • Created: 28th Feb 2011
  • 9 replies

I take odouless fish oil capsules on a regular basis. I find I am more relaxed, abe to concentrate far better, have a little more control over my weight, and even though I am an insomniac, I do...

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New year's resolutions

  • By mandal
  • Created: 16th Feb 2011
  • 10 replies

It's been 6 weeks since 2011 started and I was just wondering how everyone was going with their New Year's resolutions, if you made any. They're often to do with improving our health in some way,...

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Shingles - require prooven natural therapies !

  • By Rach
  • Created: 15th Feb 2011
  • 2 replies

Have had shingles on the face for 1 week now....the most painful condition I have ever experienced ! The blisters are just not clearing up and feeling totally crap 24 hours a day ! Had enough ! On...

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Liposculpture

  • By helleva
  • Created: 31st Jan 2011
  • 8 replies

Has anyone had liposculpture done on them? Did you get the results and were you able to maintain your figure after?

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Health & nutrition

  • By jeremiah_cool
  • Created: 13th Jan 2011
  • 12 replies

Just Curious to know that how many of you know/heard about the nutritional product called Vemma.And how many of you realise that we do need some sort of nutrition for our body.If you want to know...

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Hip replacement

  • By didi
  • Created: 31st Dec 2010
  • 2 replies

My husband (59) has to have a complete hip replacement, we are told for the first 3 months he has to be very careful, after that we are unsure what happens- will he be able to do everyday things...

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Getting those last kilos off

  • By GJ
  • Created: 18th Dec 2010
  • 21 replies

Hi have tried many diets and exicise regines but to no avail either I put wieght back on or body packs it in with medical problems , I know I must move or lose it and must keep wieght down but...

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Anxiety

  • By Lani6
  • Created: 18th Dec 2010
  • 12 replies

Hey everyone, I've been dealing with a lovely little anxiety disorder this year. I'd love to hear from anyone else who's dealing with/has dealt with this.

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Why do some children,brought up with every oppurtunity treat parents like rubbish

  • By Paddy
  • Created: 28th Nov 2010
  • 47 replies

I have 3 adult children, they never visit or call except when they want something. Why is this, was I a bad mother?

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Alchole

  • By 19chris51
  • Created: 27th Nov 2010
  • 16 replies

The goverment banned advertising for cigerettes, which was good, i have given up smoking and i am proud,, but alchole still advertises,when i smoked i could if i wanted to (but never did )smoke a...

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Liz mc caskill pyhsic

  • By 3lions
  • Created: 25th Nov 2010
  • 4 replies

Hi Everyone, I was wondering if anyone listens to 5aa and has heard, Liz Mc caskill, the lady who takes calls from listerners, and communicates with their loved ones who have passed over? It's...

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Christine hockhing

  • By 19chris51
  • Created: 17th Nov 2010
  • 10 replies

Why do (so called) health professionals, eg specialists, who are not sure of answers, try to find them, instead of sending people off none the wiser, if they don`t know, why not say so? we pay...

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Zumba

  • By 3lions
  • Created: 22nd Sep 2010
  • 40 replies

I have started going to ZUMBA classes and its brilliant! Has anyone else caught the ZUMBA bug? It's great if you have not tried it.............DO :) Lise

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Tell all the world how you feel tring to be fit,is it hard to kepp healthy

  • By Lata
  • Created: 29th Aug 2010
  • 37 replies

COME ON PEOPLE TELL THE WORLD HOW YOU FEEL HOW ITS HARD TO KEEP HEALTHY AND FIT

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Un-hygenic pillows

  • By terribrown
  • Created: 1st Aug 2010
  • 6 replies

It is 2 weeks since I read an article in my Sunday newspaper about 'old' pillows and the amount of bacteria etc that can be growing in them. I had for years always blamed my continuous 'hayfever'...

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Weight loss

  • By hubbu
  • Created: 14th Jul 2010
  • 69 replies

Please help me with weight loss It's been 3 yrs know i power walk for 45 minutes every day and i jog on the treadmill for 30 min and i watch what i eat. Why are'nt i losing any weight. Should i...

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Happiness

  • By hoppy55555
  • Created: 16th Jun 2010
  • 48 replies

How can we feel or be happy,when things in life are getting so hard,

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Mind set

  • By simmo
  • Created: 29th Apr 2010
  • 13 replies

I think that most of our health problems are a result of our poor choices, wrong food ,no exercise,bad relationships,bad habits,anger, stress,failing to be responsible for our actions and so on...

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Reiki

  • By ajb_28
  • Created: 19th Apr 2010
  • 7 replies

Hi - I'm really interested in trying Reiki. Has anyone done it before? Do you recommend it? Can anyone recommend anyone in Sydney for Reiki?

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Hypnosis quitting smoking

  • By hubbu
  • Created: 15th Apr 2010
  • 25 replies

Hi to everyone my topic is about Hypnosis. What do you guys think? Does it work? Has anyone ever tried it before? I need some answers because I am desparate.

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Where to find a good masseur

  • By mermaid
  • Created: 13th Apr 2010
  • 1 replies

We all have our vices for relaxing, what better way than to experience a massage. I've heard of Shiatsu, Thai, Swedish, Deep Tissue, Sports to New Age Stone Therapy..... What I would like to know...

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Giving up smoking?

  • By kezza
  • Created: 3rd Mar 2010
  • 69 replies

I am 51 years old and have smoked cigarettes since I was 16. I have always looked after myself- good nutricious food, exercise etc, but now that I am at this age, Im finding that what they say is...

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Conventional medicine verses natural therapies

  • By Cher
  • Created: 8th Dec 2009
  • 31 replies

Pro's and Cons of both, what are your thoughts on Natural as against Conventional in any given situation.

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Massage

  • By masseur46
  • Created: 25th Oct 2009
  • 25 replies

tell me who likes tobe massage and why ,think its good for you.

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Dental charges vs health insurance

  • By mermaid
  • Created: 22nd Oct 2009
  • 5 replies

Dental Fees: 1. unlike Medicare, dental fees are not subsidised by the Federal Government and there is no recognised fee schedule. Giving the green light to high fees. 2. fees have to be set...

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Mental illness advice

  • By HJW
  • Created: 29th Apr 2009
  • 43 replies

Advice in how to help anxious/depressed adult son

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Why are dentists so expensive?

  • By Jen
  • Created: 18th Mar 2009
  • 20 replies

I just took my disabled husband to the dentist. He has to have a few fillings and we are on a pension. (We have been unable to access the free dental service supposedly provided by the government...

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New patient?

  • By peterv
  • Created: 10th Mar 2009
  • 14 replies

If I have one major gripe about the health system it's this.I've been seeing the same cardiologist for over fifteen years and until recently the visits were annual so no new referral needed and...

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Epilepsy

  • By jewels
  • Created: 3rd Mar 2009
  • 19 replies

Hi im epileptic and would like to get to know others who have it .I was diagnozed 20 months ago and it was a bit of a shock to say the least!!! I am still not stable yet and the doctors ca not work...

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Dental hospital

  • By Al
  • Created: 27th Feb 2009
  • 13 replies

I was on the waiting list for the Sydney Dental Hospital for 3 years and never got a phone call. I called them to find out if they'd lost my number and they told me no, i still had a year to wait...

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Chemicals

  • By dag
  • Created: 10th Feb 2009
  • 14 replies

why is it that gov dept's know that certain chemicals are carcinogenic,but will not admitt this is a fact

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Carcinogenic chmicals

  • By dag
  • Created: 31st Jan 2009
  • 14 replies

proof of the damage done to humans by chemicals such as Dildren/DDt

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Health insurance

  • By krishy
  • Created: 4th Jan 2009
  • 26 replies

health insurance becomes dearer and unaffordable as you get older ,should it not be otherwise

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Laser eye surgery gone wrong!

  • By slim
  • Created: 5th Nov 2008
  • 6 replies

Laser Eye Surgery I also had to have laser eye surgery after 45 years as my eyes started rejecting contacts. It was unsuccessful the first time so had another! I now have shocking night vision...

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Laser surgery

  • By Friendlyone
  • Created: 18th Oct 2008
  • 20 replies

Three months ago I had laser eye surgery and I am just SO GRATEFUL that I had it done! 42 years of being -7 shortsighted with astigmatism etc. I was becoming sensitive after 30 years of wearing...

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Falling to pieces

  • By Goulah
  • Created: 16th Oct 2008
  • 37 replies

Some bits of me don't seem to work too well any more. I get out of bed in the morning and groan, shuffle my way to the shower and stand there under the hot water trying to iron out the...