Latest News

Cardiac Arrest vs Heart Attack - What’s the Difference? 2017 Jan 16

What answer would you give if you were asked “What’s the difference between a Cardiac Arrest and a Heart Attack?” How well do you know your own heart? Let’s first explore a few facts about the human heart. On average, your own heart will beat around 80 beats per minute or about 4,800 times per hour ... more

New from Medica - normal birth to Caesarian section: This is how to practice obstetrics/midwifery 2016 Dec 23

“Trial and error” is not an option for those in the medical profession. They must make no errors from the outset to the greatest extent possible. There is a very high level of responsibility in obstetrics in particular. For pregnancy and birth, the professionals must be one hundred percent competent ... more

Handy Tips for Hand Rehabilitation 2016 Dec 19

With advancing years we have to acknowledge the effects of age on our bodies but we often don’t give a thought to our hard-working hands. In one person’s lifetime they will flex and extend their fingers, on just one hand, around 25 million times! Did you know that around 1/4 of all your body’s bones ... more