Viagra – Is it a miracle drug?
Overview A group of drugs, known as PDE-5 inhibitors, the best known being Viagra and Cialis, have been on [...]
Lipoprotein (a) – What is it & why is it so important?
Overview On January 27, an article was published in the Fairfax newspapers, discussing what was described as a [...]
What are the signs of a heart attack in women?
Overview The signs of a heart attack in women can look different in comparison to men. Early treatment can be [...]
LDL vs HDL Cholesterol – What’s the Difference?
When it comes to cholesterol, you’ve probably heard the terms LDL and HDL cholesterol being thrown around. But what are [...]
What are the risk factors for heart disease?
The statistics for heart disease in Australia are staggering. According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics, one person is [...]
How to Lower Cholesterol: The Ultimate Guide
While our body needs small amounts of cholesterol to survive, too much can increase our risk of heart disease [...]
7 Ways to Reduce Salt in Your Everyday Diet
Whether it’s naturally occurring or added during processing, salt is found in almost every food we eat. While our bodies [...]
What are the early warning signs of a heart attack?
Heart attacks are the leading cause of hospitalisations in Australia. It’s also the leading cause of death, where approximately 19 [...]
Best Foods To Lower Blood Pressure According to a Dietitian
High blood pressure is a serious problem in Australia, with 1 in 3 Australians aged 18 years or over [...]