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Dyslexia (developmental reading disorder) | HealthEngine Blog

Dyslexia or developmental reading disorder is a common reading disability. Dyslexic children are unable to process and interpret symbols like letters.

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Magnesium test: what it’s for, procedure & results explained | HealthEngine Blog

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Bronchoscopy | HealthEngine Blog

Bronchoscopy is the process of examining the bronchi – the airways inside the lungs – with a fibre-optic instrument called a bronchoscope. It allows the operator to directly visualise these tubes to look for disease, foreign bodies, or tumours.

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Control of Pain in Children (Paediatric Pain Management) | HealthEngine Blog

Paediatric Pain Management: Paediatric Pain Management is the Control of Pain in Children.  Pain can be associated with numerous paediatric diseases and conditions and the patient may require Paediatric Pain Management.

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Chronic heart failure | HealthEngine Blog

Chronic heart failure occurs when the heart fails to pump sufficient blood through the body. It may come on rapidly after a heart attack, or slowly.

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Bonding With Your Baby During Pregnancy | HealthEngine Blog

Bonding with a baby during pregnancy refers to a process through which a pregnant woman experiences feelings and emotions for her foetus, interacts with her foetus and develops a maternal identity during pregnancy.

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Puberty (female) | HealthEngine Blog

Puberty refers to maturation of the reproductive organs. In girls it causes puberty symptoms like breast, pubic and underarm hair growth, and menstruation.

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Essential tremor | HealthEngine Blog

Essential tremor is a neurological disorder characterised by involuntary twitching of the arms. It causes social and functional impairment.

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Cholecystitis (gallbladder inflammation) | HealthEngine Blog

Cholecystitis refers to inflammation of the gallbladder. It is typically a complication of gallstones, a condition which affects 10-20% of people.

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Coarctation of the aorta | HealthEngine Blog

Coarctation of the aorta is a congenital heart defect affecting the main artery from the heart. It affects blood pressure and leads to heart failure.

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