Iron Deficiency in IBD Xplained
You can now get accurate information about living and treating Iron Deficiency when you have IBD, all through the real story of Luke! It reflects his journey, his experiences, and his advice to others.
Kidney Transplant Xplained
Kidney Transplant Xplained is an app that’s been created for anyone who has received a kidney transplant or their carers. It’s been developed with the support of doctors, and patient organisations, and follows the story of Mandy and Tristian. It also has a medication tracker, dose reminder, appointment calendar and more!
Chronic Pancreatitis Xplained
Chronic Pancreatitis Xplained follows Rhiannon, mother of three who has been affected by chronic pancreatitis. This story also breaks down the early symptoms, treatment, lifestyle factors, support groups and the emotional roller coaster that comes with being diagnosed with chronic pancreatitis.
Emily was 28 when she was diagnosed with Epilepsy. One minute she was in a carpark, the next minute she was in an ambulance. Epilepsy Xplained follows Emily’s journey from that time. She’s been involved with Medicine X to help others understand more about their epilepsy and to encourage everyone to get help.
Haemophilia Xplained explains all about symptoms, treatments, and the emotional roller coaster that comes with living with haemophilia… all without the medical jargon and “doctor speak”. Haemophilia Xplained follows Mark’s journey with haemophilia in an engaging, informative and entertaining story.
PHARMACOKINETICS (PK) XPLAINED
Pharmacokinetics (PK) Xplained is told by Jamie, a real guy living with Haemophilia. It follows on from Haemophilia Xplained to describe how your treatment can be personalised to you and your lifestyle - a pretty important topic!
Pulmonary Hypertension Xplained
PH Xplained follows Kim, a mother of two, and Paul, an ex-league player, who were both diagnosed with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH). Like many people, Kim and Paul didn’t realise the early signs of PH and were shocked by the diagnosis. They’ve both told their story to help others learn about PH.
The Psoriasis Xplained story is based on Ebony, who suffers from severe psoriasis. When her saga first started, she knew of psoriasis. Unfortunately, this was more than she thought and it was the start of a very long road. Ebony has found that helping create Psoriasis Xplained has made her understand her condition better.
Jackson is a 17 year old who was diagnosed with Schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Xplained follows Jackson’s journey to shed some light on what schizophrenia is, symptoms, treatments, and support groups. Jackson opened up about his condition to help others with Schizophrenia.
Depression Xplained explores what it's really like to have depression, through the story of David. David, is 23 years old and has had depression since he was a young teenager, being formally diagnosed when he was 17. Living with depression has affected every part of his life. Through lifestyle changes, support, and medication he's learned to live with depression.
Advanced Prostate cancer xplained
David was diagnosed with prostate cancer in October 2011 during his annual blood test. The Advanced Prostate Cancer Xplained story is based on David's journey with his illness and how he has persisted and continued to live a full life with his family. He’s now even president of the Nepean Blue Mountains Prostate Cancer Support group.
Urticaria (Hives) Xplained
Urticaria (Hives) Xplained follows Steph’s story. Urticaria is also known as chronic spontaneous hives - something Steph had never heard of before being affected by it. The story explains symptoms, treatments, support groups and the journey that Steph has gone through living with this condition.
Ageing Eyes (presbyopia) Xplained
Ageing Eyes (presbyopia) Xplained follows Penny through the much hated years of admitting you’re getting older and your eyes are changing. The story explains all about Presbyopia (or ageing eyes), what you can do about it and how to find the right solution for you!
Rheumatoid Arthritis Xplained
Carly, a 32-year-old mother of two, opened up about her condition to help others learn about Rheumatoid Arthritis. This story follows her struggles and achievements while explaining symptoms, treatments and support groups.
Aortic Stenosis Xplained
Aortic Stenosis Xplained follows Gordon’s and Candice’s journey with Aortic Stenosis and valve replacement surgery. Learn about the early symptoms, complicated medical terms, support groups and the emotional roller coaster that comes with being diagnosed with and treated for aortic stenosis.
Julia has Type 1 Diabetes and on day her eyesight deteriorated almost overnight. Her optometrist referred her to a specialist, who started eye injections right away for DME. Luckily her nursing background and a few good books helped start her journey, but in Julia's words DME Xplained is "simple, down-to-earth, solid information at your fingertips".
Parkinson's Xplained follows the story of Janice, a 56-year-old living in Sydney, who was diagnosed with Parkinson's. Initially, Janice's way of dealing with Parkinson’s was to totally ignore it. It has only been recently that she has opened up more to others about her condition. Learn about Parkinson's and Janice's story here!
Type 2 Diabetes Xplained
Type 2 Diabetes Xplained follows the story of Hare, who was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes in 2007. Through the Type 2 Diabetes Xplained story, Hare meets Lisa, who has had diabetes for more than 20 years. It wasn’t until Lisa lost her vision 3 years ago that she began to take it seriously and wanted to become involved by sharing her story. Winning the battle every day can be a struggle, but winning the war on Diabetes is the reward.
CF & Nutrition Xplained
CF & Nutrition Xplained follows the story of Carissa, a 17-year-old girl. Through this illustrated flip-through story, learn about Cystic Fibrosis, symptoms, treatments, support groups and the emotional roller coaster that comes with living with Cystic Fibrosis. Carissa has opened up about her condition to help others learn about Cystic Fibrosis. Be sure to view the story today!
Food Allergy Xplained
Learn about food allergy with the Food Allergy Xplained story and app! Medicine X have made it their life's mission to educate people about various medical conditions.. but.. they don't necessarily do it as you would expect! Follow Sandro and Kate's journey while they learn about their food allergies and find out exactly how an allergic reaction happens. Download or view the story now!
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