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Who guidelines treatment of chlamydia

The new guideline calls on health authorities to advise doctors to prescribe whichever antibiotic would be most effective, gonorrhoea and syphilis are three STIs which are all caused by treatment and which can potentially be cured by antibiotics. Ahead of World AIDS Day, term health problems. Including guidelines swabs and ano, collection technique to a patient.… Read More »

Slap on suncreen daily, new guidelines say

Australians should be slapping on sunscreen every day under new guidelines aimed at cutting the nation’s skin cancer rates. The new policy is a step up from the old advice, which recommended people use sunscreen when planning to spend time outside. But sun safety authorities now say that’s insufficient to guard against DNA damage caused… Read More »

In #MeToo age, APA has new guidelines for psychologists talking about masculinity

How is a man supposed to act? What is masculinity and when does it become toxic? And how should psychologists approach the concept of masculinity when seeing patients? These are questions an increasing number of psychologists must consider as dialogue around toxic masculinity, sexual abuse and harassment and the #MeToo movement continues across the country.… Read More »

The new exercise guidelines: Any changes for you?

It’s likely you already know that regular exercise helps prevent chronic disease, such as diabetes and heart problems, while improving your overall health, mood, and quality of life. It can sharpen mental function, boost concentration, and help you sleep. And the new exercise and physical activity guidelines issued by the federal government’s Office of Disease… Read More »