Sun Protection Q & A

It’s important to protect your and your children’s skin in the sun to avoid sunburn and heat exhaustion. What sun protection factor (SPF) should I use? Use sunscreen with a sun protection factor (SPF) of at least 15. The higher the SPF, the better. Go for broad-spectrum sunscreens, which protect against harmful UVA and UVB […]

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Chloe runs in memory of her late cousin.

Local lady Chloe McDowell has decided to raise money for Cancer Research in memory of her late cousin Jane Lee.   I decided to participate in this year’s Race for Life quite simply in memory of my beautiful cousin Jane Lee who we lost at Christmas time at the age of 29 after 4 years […]

New HIV treatments on horizon.

A new class of proteins capable of blocking the HIV virus from penetrating T-cells has been discovered. The proteins, found in a coral from Australia’s northern coast give real promise to new HIV treatments on the horizon. Have a read of this article to see how nature is aiding our fight against diseases. Read more […]