Health Awareness

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Awareness

Coronaviruses (CoV) are a large family of viruses that cause illness ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS-CoV). Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is a new strain that was discovered in 2019 and has not been previously identified in humans. Coronaviruses are zoonotic, meaning […]

World Breastfeeding Week: Top 4 questions most commonly Googled

In support of World Breastfeeding Week (1-7 August), a new study reveals the most frequently Googled questions around breastfeeding, along with insight from various medical experts on these commonly searched for queries.      How to breastfeed Nicola, a clinic nurse at MYA explains: “Although fundamentally the most natural of processes, it can take a […]

Breast Cancer Awareness: How to check for signs of breast cancer

New videos released this week aim to educate people on the importance of checking their breasts for signs of cancer, and how to conduct a self-examination. Created by MYA Cosmetic Surgery, the videos show that women who have had breast augmentation surgery need to check theirs slightly differently compared to those without implants. Joanne, a clinic […]