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What is Reflexology?

What is Reflexology?

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What is Reflexology?

                              What is Reflexology? Reflexology is a form of alternative medicine that focuses on zones in the foot that have corresponding nerve cells leading to and infiltrating various organs and other functional components in the body. What Can Reflexology Do? Reflexology […]

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Needle-less to Say

Jet injectors have been utilised for approximately seventy-five years, but before becoming effective and seamless as an epidermal drug delivery tool, certain kinks had to be ironed out of the design. Today, the evolution of the jet injector has seen it make a successful comeback – and this time, it’s for good.   Needle-free Functionality […]

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Let us take care of you

In everyday life, we can get caught by unexpected flus, illnesses, pain or discomfort which can make it difficult to continue normally with school, work or just general wellbeing. Aliments can cause our everyday challenges to become even harder but why suffer when there is a solution? As a health care centre in Johannesburg, we […]

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What is the difference between a Psychiatrist and a Psychologist?

What is the difference between a Psychiatrist and a Psychologist?

For starters, below are four key differences between psychiatrists and psychologists: Psychiatrists are medical practitioners, psychologists are not. Psychiatrists are able to prescribe medication, psychologists can’t. Psychiatrists are equipped to treat serious and complicated mental illness; psychologists treat less severe conditions. You will need a referral from a doctor to see a psychiatrist, but don’t […]

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Psychiatry and Me

What else can I do to maintain my mental wellbeing? As has been discussed under previous topics above, not all mental illness requires medication. Unfortunately, some mental illness needs medication and it is vital to take medication as it has been prescribed. Your psychiatrist will talk to you about your diagnosis and need for medication […]

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Meeting my Psychiatrist

What can I expect the first time I meet my Psychiatrist? Your first appointment with a psychiatrist will be a longer appointment than usual. Your psychiatrist will take a detailed history from you. Some of the questions they will ask you will include your reason for coming now, your past medical history and past and […]

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Pregnancy and Mental Health

Why is perinatal mental health important? Pregnancy and the birth of a child is a time of joy for many women however it may also be a time of great stress. Many women will look back and acknowledge that with all the joy and wonder of bringing a new life into the world, there were […]

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Female Mental Health

What does Female Mental Health mean? Mental health is not just the absence of disease but rather means to be in a state of emotional and psychological well being. Women and men may be affected by mental illness differently. Some illnesses such as anxiety and depression occur more often in women than in men. Women […]

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Psychiatry and Medication

Will my psychiatrist prescribe medication? Many, but not all, illnesses that affect the mind have been shown to be linked to changes in the chemicals in the brain. Examples of these chemical include serotonin, dopamine, noradrenalin, GABA and glutamate. Sometimes other illnesses can also cause symptoms of mental illness. Examples of other illnesses that can […]

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Phone: 011 465 8846
Email: info@fwhc.co.za
Web: www.fwhc.co.za

Address: 32 Kingfisher Drive, Fourways
Gauteng, South Africa