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Can my dentist diagnose diabetes?
Yes! A trip to the dentist may identify diabetes symptoms. 15 Nov 2023 Read more

Advancements in digital technology helps improve healthcare access in South Africa
The Intercare Group has introduced innovative online healthcare services, uniquely integrating these with its established physical network of world-class primary care facilities. 6 Nov 2023 Read more

Intercare Polokwane Medical and Dental Centre
Intercare Polokwane Medical and Dental Centre, located at the new Greenery Centre, corner of Grobler and Oost Streets, opens its doors on 4 November 2023. 1 Nov 2023 Read more

Healthy habits your dentist wishes you would follow
Maintaining good dental hygiene is essential for healthy teeth and a confident smile. We all know the drill - brush twice daily, floss, and limit sugar intake. However, preventing tooth decay involves more than just these basic recommendations. Here are some valuable tips to keep your teeth in optimal condition. 2 Oct 2023 Read more

Vitamins for healthy teeth
Maintaining good dental and oral health is crucial for your overall well-being, and having a balanced diet that includes essential vitamins and minerals is vital for a healthy smile. If you want to support healthier gums and teeth, there are vitamins you should consider, as insufficient levels of certain vitamins and minerals can lead to various dental problems. 4 Sep 2023 Read more

Intercare hospitals
The Intercare Group operates four day hospitals, four sub-acute rehabilitation hospitals, one specialised hospital, and twenty-seven multi-disciplinary medical and dental centres across South Africa, intending to provide innovative healthcare solutions by continuously introducing products and services into a network of world-class healthcare facilities. 28 Aug 2023 Read more

Intercare Bedfordview Medical and Dental Centre open in August 2023
Intercare Bedfordview Medical and Dental Centre, located in the affluent Bedfordview, on the first floor of Village View Centre, 41 Van Buuren Road, opened its doors on 4 August 2023... 28 Aug 2023 Read more

Do I need sinus surgery?
Sinus surgery is a medical procedure that aims to open the pathways of the sinuses and clear blockages. Sinuses are small air-filled cavities inside a person's skull and face. They are behind the forehead, nasal bones, cheeks, and eyes. These cavities help to make the skull lighter and protect against injuries, particularly in accidents involving impacts. 1 Aug 2023 Read more

Hormone havoc: Navigating the symptoms of hormone imbalance
Have you suddenly gained a lot of weight? Does your life feel like an emotional roller coaster? Your hormones might be to blame. Hormonal imbalance can have a tremendous effect on your health. 3 Jul 2023 Read more

Bad habits that can damage your teeth
Who knew that innocent daily habits may be reducing the life of your teeth? A few typical but harmful unconscious actions in your everyday life could be eroding your teeth, infecting your gums, and causing harm to your oral health. Although many of these habits don't have immediate effects, they can do irreparable damage to your teeth over time. 1 Jun 2023 Read more

Let's talk testosterone. Are your testosterone levels driving you nuts?
Testosterone is a hormone produced by men and women but is often called the 'male sex hormone'. Testosterone is produced in men's testicles and controls their development. During puberty, testosterone helps boys develop male physical features like body and facial hair, deeper voices, and muscle strength. It also drives sperm production, the prostate gland, and the male sex drive. Testosterone levels rise during puberty, peak during the late teen years, and then level off. After age 30, it is normal for a man's testosterone levels to decrease slightly every year. 2 May 2023 Read more

Smart ways to boost your immunity
One of the most important things standing between you and getting sick is your immune system (immunity). When it comes to fighting viruses, everyday precautions such as washing your hands often and avoiding sick people are key. But experts say that boosting your immune system may also give you an edge in staying healthy. 3 Apr 2023 Read more

Symptoms of chronic kidney disease
The kidneys are an essential part of our body's filtration system, responsible for removing waste and excess fluid from our blood. When our kidneys become damaged over time, it can lead to chronic kidney disease (CKD). 27 Mar 2023 Read more

Intercare Waterstone Medical and Dental Centre is now open
Intercare Waterstone Medical and Dental Centre, located in Waterstone Village Office Park in Somerset West, Corner of R44 & Main Road, opened its doors on 6 March 2023. Waterstone Village offers a convenient location, with easy access to the N2 and R44, allowing residents from the Helderberg community to enjoy this incomparable shopping haven. 7 Mar 2023 Read more

Intercare Sandton celebrates 5 years
Eleanor Roosevelt once said, "For our own success to be real, it must contribute to the success of others". These are true words if you think about the remarkable journey of the Intercare Sandton Medical and Dental Centre, Sandton Day and Sandton Sub-acute Rehabilitation Hospitals, which commenced in 2018. 10 Feb 2023 Read more

Reduce your risk of cancer - small changes for a big difference
Nearly half of cancer deaths worldwide are linked to preventable factors. New research identified 34 cancer-causing risk factors; smoking, alcohol use, and high body mass index (BMI) were the most common and the leading causes of otherwise preventable cancers. Here's how you can reduce your risk of cancer. 1 Feb 2023 Read more

Get back into the swing of things
The start of a new year is a natural time to look ahead to the coming year and consider how we want to improve our lives. You can adopt a new mindset or reset your mind and begin the new year with a sense of calm and preparedness to tackle new goals and big dreams. Use these tips to start the new year and your first day back at work with a solid plan of action. 16 Jan 2023 Read more

Remembering the 'me' in merry: Self-care strategies for the holiday season
Most of us look forward to the festive season. An opportunity to reconnect with family and friends and celebrate. But it can also be a busy and stressful time, and all the planning and taking care of others leaves many of us exhausted, stressed, and wishing for a holiday to get over the holiday! Holiday merry-making is also about how you treat yourself. Taking good care of yourself is essential, and it is anything but selfish. It's like the oxygen mask on an airplane - in an emergency, you must put it on yourself before you can help others. 2 Dec 2022 Read more

Prediabetes - what you don't know may kill you
Diabetes is a chronic disease that occurs when blood sugar (or blood glucose) is too high. Glucose at normal levels is a vital source of fuel for the body. However, high blood sugar levels can, over time, damage the body and lead to various health problems. Diabetes is a leading cause of blindness, amputation, heart disease, kidney failure, and early death. 1 Nov 2022 Read more

Intercare Hazeldean - A decade of making people feel better
Intercare Hazeldean Sub-acute Rehabilitation and Day Hospitals celebrate 10 years of successful surgical procedures and rehabilitative care. 4 Oct 2022 Read more

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