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Why do we need vitamin D?
21 Aug 2020 • 3 comments
What is vitamin D? Vitamin D is a group of fat-soluble secosteroids. Together with its metabolite (end-product resulting from its degradation) calcitriol, it is essential for good bone mineralisation....
Prescription Drug Addiction: What are the risks and how to quit?
17 Aug 2020 • 1 comment
Acromegaly, Cushing's disease... Learn more about pituitary neuroendocrine tumours (PitNET)!
5 Aug 2020
What is the pituitary gland? To fully understand what pituitary neuroendocrine tumours (pitNET) are, we first need to understand what the pituitary gland is and its role. Also called the hypophysis,...
How can yoga improve the lives of patients with chronic illness?
4 Aug 2020 • 3 comments
Where to dispose of expired or unused medication?
22 Jul 2020 • 9 comments
What medicines and other products can be safely disposed of or recycled? Not all medicines and health products are eligible for recycling. Among the products collected free of charge from pharmacies...
Living with Castleman Disease
16 Jul 2020 • 1 comment
Photosensitising medications: What are they and how can their effects be prevented?
13 Jul 2020 • 4 comments
What is photosensitivity? Photosensitivity is an adverse reaction of the skin following exposure to ultraviolet radiation (UV), whether natural (sunlight) or artificial (tanning booths) in origin. It...