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health tests

Tests & investigations
April 25, 2015

X-Ray, MRI, CT Scans – necessary or not?

House M.D., ER, Grey’s Anatomy: whatever your choice of medical show may be, the actors would have mentioned MRI, CT scan or X-ray at some point. But, do you know what they really do and why they are necessary for diagnoses? Well, let us tell you! (more…)
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Women's Health
March 6, 2015

Why do I need a gynae?

Joanne Hart for HelloDoctor.com You’ve never been to the gynaecologist? “I’m shy, I’m too young, I’m healthy so I don’t think I need it..” These are some of the reasons young women give. So, if you’re young and healthy, why DO you need a gynae? The short answer? To keep it that it way. (more…)
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Healthy Lifestyle
January 28, 2015

Health tests for women

One of the keys to continuing good health is early detection of illness – diagnosing a problem early can mean successful treatment and a good outcome. Here is a list of the basic health screens and tests you should have, when to get them and why. (more…)
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