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4 Things You Need to Know About Andropause

While menopause is a well-discussed topic in everyday life, andropause or the supposed male version of menopause is hardly ever talked about. Because of this, there are many misconceptions that surround this common but strangely obscure condition. Here are some facts about the so-called male menopause that everyone should be familiar with.

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Noticed a Change in Your Hearing? Here’s How to Get to the Bottom of the Issue

It can be frustrating when you can no longer hear with as much clarity as you used to. It’s something that you instantly notice, so don’t ignore it. There are so many things that can cause hearing loss. Here are the common types of hearing loss and what might cause them. Read on to learn more.

Conductive Hearing Loss

Conductive hearing loss refers to a problem that is in the canal of the ear, although it might also impact the middle ear or eardrum. It can refer to anything that stops sound making its way through to the inner ear. There are a range of things that can cause this. Firstly, it can be something simple such as a buildup of earwax. Or it could be an infection or even a tumour that is stopping sound getting through. If you think that this is your problem, visit Pacific Audiology. They will be able to get to the root of the problem. And they’ll then refer you to a specialist that can take on your treatment.
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Countries Where You Need The Yellow Fever Vaccination

Yellow fever is not a very nice disease, which is why you should try and avoid contracting it. The best way to do that is to stay away from countries that have a high risk of contracting the disease. Or, be aware that those countries present a danger and act accordingly. Let’s face it; you don’t want a disease like yellow fever to stop you from exploring the world.


As recently as 2012 there was a huge outbreak of yellow fever that spread across the whole of Sudan and made a lot of people ill. The problem with Sudan, and countries like Sudan, is the lack of technology and medical supplies. As a result, once the disease starts to spread it is hard to contain and can cover a vast area in a short amount of time. If you are planning on going to Sudan shortly, consider yellow fever vaccinations to help safeguard your health. Continue Reading

Key Things To Know About Laser Eye Surgery

Surgery used to be a buzzword that made everyone who heard it shudder. Going under the knife was never easy, and there was always a risk. Today, that is a lot different. Just take a look at laser eye surgery as an example. It is one of the most routine surgeries in the world. As a result, more and more people turn to eye surgery when they are suffering from their vision. It is a great alternative but it isn’t cut and dry, so there are a few facts you need to be aware of. Continue Reading

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