About Me
Stay Healthy, Live a Long Time

Hello! My name is Tony and this is my new blog. I decided to start this blog while I was in the hospital recovering from an operation I had to have to remove a tumour from my body. My story had started a few months beforehand when I developed a cough which I couldn't get rid of. I had some test and the doctors discovered I had a tumour in my chest. I will be the first to admit that I haven't been as good as I could have been in terms of looking after my own health. However, since being diagnosed, I have been learning all I can about how to stay healthy.


Commonly Ignored Symptoms That Require Optometrist Examination

27 March 2019
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There is no denying the fact that old age brings with it eyesight issues. Such an eventuality, however, doesn't mean that people should neglect taking care of their eyes. Seeing an optometrist whenever something appears off is advisable. Unfortunately, most people wait until it is too late, and a simple eye issue turns to a complicated medical problem. It can be attributed to the fact that some symptoms are considered normal by most people, which only leads to deterioration of the eye's health. Read More …

Gynaecologists Specialising in IVF

29 January 2019
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Gynaecologists are specialist doctors who have had extensive experience practising in the field of gynaecology before becoming fertility specialists. They deal with their patients with the utmost care and consideration as they know that fertility is a sensitive topic. One popular treatment method for couples having trouble conceiving is in-vitro fertilisation (IVF). Gynaecologists help guide patients through their plan from the initial consultation to the first trimester.    Who should see a gynaecologist? Read More …

Thyroid Cancer

28 December 2018
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The thyroid gland is located in the neck and is responsible for secreting thyroid hormones that regulate growth and metabolism in the body. Metabolism refers to the process of energy usage in the body. Issues with the thyroid gland will affect a person's energy levels because their metabolism will be disturbed. Thyroid cancer is where the cells in the thyroid gland divide abnormally and eventually form a tumour. This tumour is visible as a bump in the neck. Read More …

What Could Be the Cause of Your Double Vision?

19 March 2018
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The most common reason people visit their optometrist is for a regular check-up. It's people who wear glasses, in particular, who see their optometrist regularly to get their eyes tested and find out if they need a new prescription, although it's an important part of routine healthcare for everyone. Optometrists can do more than just routine testing, however, and there are some situations where you might need to make an appointment in an emergency. Read More …

A Couple of Tips to Dealing With Cystic Acne

13 October 2017
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One of the extreme forms of acne that you could develop is cystic acne. This condition is characterised by the development of painful nodules that grow below the skin. Unlike conventional acne that simply alters your appearance, cystic acne is quite painful and can significantly decrease your quality of lie. This form of acne occurs when oil, dead skin and other matter collects in your hair follicles, which subsequently causes severe blockage of your pores. Read More …