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Taking Vitamin D, drinking calcium in milk or adding supplements. The myths abound about calcium and Osteoporosis, a condition in which bones become porous and easily shatter, can rob us of independence as we age. Dr Ross Walker dispels some of the myths about calcium, with advice on what you can do to maintain healthy bones....
The number of people suffering from autoimmune disease is on the rise. Autoimmune diseases affect around 5% of people and are one of the most important health issues inAustralia and New Zealand. Crohn’s disease, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Hashimoto’s disease, ulcerative colitis, Multiple Sclerosis (MS), or rheumatoid arthritis. Australian researchers believe they have discovered a group of cells that trigger autoimmune disease,...
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Weight-bearing exercise, calcium and vitamin D, are all we really need to keep age-related bone loss and frailty in check. The term “frailty” is used loosely to describe a range of conditions in older people, including general debility and cognitive impairment. But Frailty is a medical condition, not an inevitable result of ageing. Does Frailty...
Medical cannabis was legalised in Australia a couple of years ago now, but patients and doctors are struggling to access the drug. Is part of the problem with the all-too-conservative approach of specialist doctors? Are the barriers and the bureaucracy driving thousands of people toward a growing black market. Dr Ross Walker has his say...
The latest health news and medical advice from Dr Ross Walker and David Prior. Exclusive audio content from Healthy Living. Medical cannabis was legalised in Australia a couple of years ago now, but patients and doctors are struggling to access the drug. Is part of the problem with the all-too-conservative approach of specialist doctors? Dr […]
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Lindfield Cardiology Suite 28
12 Tryon Rd, Lindfield
Sydney, NSW 2070
Appointments, call 02 9415 6185