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Electromagnetic therapies — The future is already here

 Dr Ross Walker  

Apr11
Over the past decade, there has been increasing emphasis on the variety of electromagnetic therapies available to treat a number of chronic conditions so common in our modern world. image source: natpaintreat.com These therapies include different applications of laser treatment, often referred to as photobiomodulation (PBM), transcranial magnetic stimulation, typically

How important is the Gut-Brain connection?

 Dr Ross Walker  

Apr11
Over the past few decades, there has been increasing evidence linking the importance of good gut health to many other diseases in the body. The gut microbiome, which is the colony of bacteria living in the gastrointestinal tract, has been shown in multiple studies to have a profound effect on

Plastics — The hidden danger?

 Dr Ross Walker  

Mar27
I’m old enough to remember when most of our food and fluid came in glass containers. These days, I defy you to find much in your refrigerator that is in glass. The commonest container these days is, no doubt, plastic based. Photo by Marc Newberry on Unsplash Over the past few

The Commonest Cause of Death in WomenCardiovascular disease

 Dr Ross Walker  

Mar18
One week after the death of the two cricketing legends, Rodney Marsh and Shane Warne, a prominent and well respected female Labor politician, Kimberley Kitching died suddenly at exactly the same age as Shane Warne, 52. This prompted the National Heart Foundation of Australia to release a timely warning to

The death of two cricketing legends on the same day

 Dr Ross Walker  

Mar06
Friday, March 5, 2022 will always be remembered as a tragic day in the world of cricket with the deaths one of Australia’s greatest wicket keepers, Rodney Marsh, who died at the age of 74 following a resuscitated sudden cardiac arrest a week previously. Image: Paul Ellis / AFP Just as