One of the many wonderful things about deciding to quit smoking is that you start to reap the benefits of quitting immediately. It doesn’t matter how long you have smoked, as soon as you quit, your body begins to repair itself. Generally speaking, within just 6hrs of quitting your heart rate has slowed down to … Continue reading Quit Smoking with Wellcare Medical CentreRead More..
The Wellcare Medical Centre is excited to announce we are now offering Belkyra treatments for double chins. Also disparagingly known as turkey necks, gobblers or wattles, excess fat under the chin is a source of embarrassment for many men and women that undermines their confidence and self-esteem. Contrary to common misperceptions, fullness under the chin … Continue reading Wellcare Medical Centre Now Offering Belkyra – Permanent Double Chin TreatmentRead More..
Microneedling is an innovate cosmetic treatment for winding back the clock and revitalising your skin. Those who have tried microneedling notice their skin become more plump and smooth, with a reduction in wrinkles and smoother skin texture. It’s a simple procedure with a plethora of benefits, so here we’ve written up everything you need to … Continue reading Everything You Need to Know About MicroneedlingRead More..
Cervical cancer is a surprisingly common disease; in fact, it’s estimated that almost 1,000 women will be diagnosed with cervical cancer over the next year, with 250 of those cases resulting in death. While survival rates are still encouragingly high – 72% of women with cervical cancer will survive for at least five years after … Continue reading Why Cervical Cancer Is More Common Than EverRead More..
When you think of the word “menopause,” what image instantly comes to mind? If you pictured a woman in her 40s or 50s, it may be time for an update. More research is suggesting that men go through their own version of menopause, with a host of symptoms that can make it difficult for them … Continue reading Does Male Menopause Exist? The Answer May Surprise You!Read More..
Winter is coming – and that means flu season is about to arrive on our coasts. If you’re like most Australians, you might be more focused on bundling up against the upcoming cold; however, it’s more important than ever to get your flu shots in preparation for those long winter months. Flu shots offer serious … Continue reading Preparing for Flu Season in AustraliaRead More..
If menopause is on your horizon, you may already be anticipating the arrival of hot flashes, night sweats, mood swings, and the disappearance of your menstrual cycle. However, there are several other side effectives to your health as you near menopause – many of which may make you more susceptible to osteoporosis, heart disease, and … Continue reading Safeguard Your Health As You Near MenopauseRead More..
By now, you know how important it is to check yourself for signs of skin cancer. With Australia seeing an increase in melanoma cases (in fact, 30 people in the country are diagnosed with skin cancer every day), it’s never been more critical to stay on top of the biggest indicators for skin cancer, including … Continue reading What To Look for in a Full Body Skin CheckRead More..
If you have a job that requires you to work outside, there’s no denying it comes with tons of benefits. Whilst your friends and family members are stuck at office cubicles, you’re soaking up the sunshine. When colleagues comment on how they feel like they never see the sun during the winter, you just smile … Continue reading Skin Cancer and Your Occupation: Understand Your RisksRead More..
When it comes to taking care of your skin, you know to check for new moles, moles that change size or color, and skin lesions. But did you know that there are certain types of melanoma symptoms that can be tricky to spot? Not all melanoma looks the same. While we’ve been taught to look … Continue reading Why Certain Melanoma Can Be Tricky to SpotRead More..