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Lymphatic system

The lymphatic system comprises a network of tiny vessels that carry lymph, the lymph nodes and the organs of the lymphatic system.

Cancer Care

Tonsillitis

Regardless of whether tonsillitis is caused by a virus or bacteria, the symptoms may include sore throat, pain with swallowing, and fever etc.

Respiratory Health

Bronchitis

Bronchitis is a term that means inflammation of the bronchi (air passages) in the lungs. Bronchitis can be acute or chronic, and results in a cough that is productive of phlegm, or sputum.

Respiratory Health

Pancreatitis

Pancreatitis is inflammation of the pancreas. The main symptom is pain in the upper abdomen that feels as if it goes through to your back.

Pain

Delayed ejaculation

Delayed ejaculation is when a man takes longer than desired to climax and ejaculate (release semen from the penis). Sometimes, ejaculation does not happen at all.

Sexual Health

Breast abscesses

A breast abscess is a collection of pus in the breast usually caused by bacterial infection. Find out the symptoms of a breast abscess from myDr.com.au.

Women's Health

Hyperparathyroidism

Hyperparathyroidism is when your parathyroid glands (situated in the neck) produce too much parathyroid hormone, causing abnormally high calcium levels in the blood.

First Aid & Self-Care

Flatulence

Flatulence, or wind, is an excess of gas in the stomach and intestines. It is normal for gas to be passed as flatus 14-23 times a day, depending on diet.

Gastrointestinal Health

Cancer: what is it?

Cancer is a group of diseases resulting from the abnormal growth of some cells that start to divide uncontrollably and can invade and destroy normal tissue. Read about cancer types and causes.

Cancer Care

Long QT syndrome

Find out about Long QT syndrome, and how an electrical problem in the heart can cause a very fast heart beat and sudden death.

Heart & Stroke