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NEAR-DROWNING

NEAR-DROWNING

🕔11:29, 13.Jul 2012

  Drowning can occur at any time of the year, but with all our schools in Anguilla now closed for the summer vacation the risk of children drowning is markedly increased. Most cases of near-drowning  are avoidable. There are a

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RECREATIONAL EXERCISE DURING PREGANCY

RECREATIONAL EXERCISE DURING PREGANCY

🕔09:03, 6.Jul 2012

  Many pregnant women often have many questions regarding exercise and their pregnancy. Exercise forms a part of most people’s lives, whether we realise it or not. Actions such as climbing stairs, walking to the shops or window shopping all

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PREMATURE GRAYING

PREMATURE GRAYING

🕔10:25, 29.Jun 2012

  The vast majority of us have our hair turn at some point in our lives, but for some people this process can occur at any early age some as early as age twenty. Many individuals spend enormous sums of

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CONSTIPATION

CONSTIPATION

🕔10:21, 22.Jun 2012

  Many residents of Anguilla deal with constipation on a regular basis. While women are the most frequent constipation sufferers, men and children also suffer from this problem. In most cases, simple changes in your diet and lifestyle can help

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SCOLIOSIS

SCOLIOSIS

🕔10:25, 15.Jun 2012

  Scoliosis is a disorder of the spine that can affect many individuals, but is commonly seen in females and occurs often during the growth spurt just before puberty. The symptoms of scoliosis might be mild, but in severe cases

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ALCOHOL USE AND PREGNANCY

ALCOHOL USE AND PREGNANCY

🕔11:13, 8.Jun 2012

  Drinking alcohol during pregnancy can cause a wide range of physical and mental birth defects. Although many individuals are aware that heavy drinking during pregnancy can cause birth defects, many do not realise that moderate or even light drinking

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CHRONIC TIREDNESS

CHRONIC TIREDNESS

🕔11:26, 1.Jun 2012

  Chronic tiredness, also called chronic fatigue, is one of the most common complaints that bring people to their doctor. Experts say that 10% of us at any one time are suffering from chronic tiredness.This complaint is very common in

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ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

🕔09:28, 25.May 2012

  Alzheimer’s disease is the most common cause of dementia and affects   individuals living inAnguilla. The disease can have a great effect on affected individuals and persons taking care of them as well.   What is Alzheimer’s disease? Alzheimer’s disease,

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SHINGLES (HERPES ZOSTER)

SHINGLES (HERPES ZOSTER)

🕔10:13, 18.May 2012

  Shingles, also called herpes zoster, gets its name from both the Latin and French words for belt or girdle and refers to girdle-like skin eruptions that may occur on the trunk of the body.Although shingles is not a life-threatening

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WARNING SIGNS OF DEPRESSION

WARNING SIGNS OF DEPRESSION

🕔09:09, 11.May 2012

  Many individuals living inAnguillaare now admitting that they have clinical depression. Depression is a serious mental illness that can have serious consequences if not treated. It is important to recognise the signs and symptoms of depression so that the

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