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  • Intestinal worms - Oxyuriasis

    What do they look like? Symptoms Transmission Diagnosis Treatment Avoiding a recurrence What do they look like? Threadworms are small white worms, approximately 0.5 cm long. Threadworms are parasites and infect the human digestive systems. ... Read more

    Child
    November 12, 2013 at 04:19 AM
  • Wilson's disease

    Statistics and Genetics Symptoms Diagnosis Treatment Prognosis Further help and support Wilson's ... Read more

    Pathologies
    November 12, 2013 at 04:37 AM
  • Sore throat - swollen ganglion

    Definition Symptoms Other symptoms Causes Viral or bacterial angina Nasopharyngitis Allergy Laryngitis Other ... Read more

    Winter diseases
    November 23, 2013 at 06:20 AM
  • Avoiding weight gain after weight loss

    Stick to the healthy balanced diet you have adopted and it will guarantee you success Keeping active and maintaining sports is very important Other tips Loosing weight involves a lot of life long changes and hard work. It is therefore, ... Read more

    Diets
    November 1, 2010 at 10:52 AM
  • Swimming: benefits and contraindications

    Advantages of swimming Practice swimming in 1 or 2 sessions per week Drawbacks of swimming Vary the types of swimming Minus points when practicing intensively Precautions A slender perfect body Swimming ... Read more

    Sport and health
    April 13, 2011 at 04:07 PM
  • What do cigarettes, cigars and beedies contain?

    What are the effects of nicotine? Tar Carbon monoxide, CO Additives Irritants Cigars Light-brand cigarettes ... Read more

    Tobacco
    November 13, 2013 at 10:59 AM
  • Food allergies

    Food allergies statistics Why so many food allergies Potentially severe allergic symptoms Symptoms caused by food allergies in babies Rhinitis and asthma are also found in connection with food allergy The main foods to be concerned about ... Read more

    Allergies
    December 17, 2010 at 02:46 PM
  • Male and Female Condoms

    How effective are condoms? Advantages Disadvantages Female condoms Spermicides Further sources on ... Read more

    Contraception
    November 6, 2013 at 01:35 PM
  • Volley-ball

    [Image: |324px|right|] Benefits of playing volleyball Disadvantages Pathologies Alternatives to volley-ball From the age of 3: baby ... Read more

    Sport and health
    April 12, 2013 at 05:48 PM
  • Miscarriages

    The causes of miscarriage How long does it take to conceive after a miscarriage? The effects of a miscarriage Investigation into Miscarriage The psychological impact of miscarriage Unresolved feelings What to do Miscarriage can occur as ... Read more

    Pregnancy
    May 3, 2010 at 07:02 AM
  • Playing squash: benefits and contraindications

    Squash playing: benefits and disadvantages Benefits of squash Disadvantages Principal pathologies Useful advice First appeared in Pakistan at the beginning of the 20th century, squash is one of the most practiced sports in the world. A ... Read more

    Sport and health
    April 11, 2010 at 07:11 PM
  • Babies and acute diarrhea

    Babies and acute diarrhea Recognising the first signs of dehydration Oral rehydration salts (ORS) and fluids to avoid acute dehydration Seek urgent medical help if your child is showing signs of dehydration Babies and acute diarrhea ... Read more

    Baby
    July 24, 2013 at 01:04 PM
  • The Coil - IUD and IUS

    How Effective is the Coil? How Does the Coil Work? Advantages of the Coil as Contraception Disadvantages and Risks Further ... Read more

    Contraception
    September 21, 2017 at 07:06 AM
  • Putting on weight and psychological factors

    Factors to consider before embarking on a diet Psychological causes for putting on weight Stress, anxiety Other psychological causes Personal history and childhood Psychological effects of putting on weight Do I consult help before ... Read more

    Diets
    November 13, 2013 at 11:06 AM
  • Physical activity and sport: Obesity prevention

    Sport: Prevention of Obesity The benefits of physical activity on obese people Intensity and frequency of sports activity Exercise has an important role in prevention of type 2 diabetes In 2007 the Chief Medical Officer for England ... Read more

    Sport and health
    November 27, 2010 at 01:28 PM
  • Bowel cancer

    Bowel cancer incidence increases with age. About one in 20 people will develop bowel cancer during their lifetime, accounting for the third most common cancer in the UK. It causes 16,000 deaths yearly in the UK. Bowel cancer screening has ... Read more

    Cancers
    October 18, 2016 at 11:16 AM
  • Sex therapy

    How can sex therapy help? Where to find help with sexual problems? Many couples have sexual ... Read more

    Sexuality
    February 6, 2011 at 07:14 PM
  • Advice before doing sports

    Seek medical advice Exercise regularly A moderate 30 minute activity 5 times a week An activity ... Read more

    Sport and health
    April 3, 2013 at 01:02 PM
  • Asthma can be life threatening

    Most severe asthma attacks and the resulting deaths, can be avoided. At the time of a severe attack, patient's find ... Read more

    Asthma
    January 2, 2011 at 02:44 PM
  • Medical problems encountered during pregnancy

    Back pain Nausea and morning sickness Tips for reducing the feeling of nausea Haemorrhoids Tips Tiredness ... Read more

    Pregnancy
    December 19, 2013 at 09:18 AM