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  • Breast Cancer

    Throughout the world, one million breast cancers are discovered each year, causing 400,000 deaths. Breast cancer is the most frequent cancer in women, accounting for approximately 45,500 cases in the UK each year. One in nine women develop ... Read more

    Cancers
    October 18, 2016 at 11:14 AM
  • Contraceptive Implant

    How effective is the contraceptive implant? How does it work? Advantages Disadvantages and Risks Further sources on information The contraceptive implant is a small flexible plastic tube which is placed under you skin in your arm. It ... Read more

    Contraception
    October 29, 2013 at 10:30 AM
  • Hypoglycemia

    Causes of hypoglycaemia Signs of hypoglycaemia Risk factors for hypoglycaemia How to avoid hypoglycaemia Treatment of hypoglycaemia If you are diabetic, it is vital that you can recognise the symptoms of hypoglycaemia. Hypoglycaemia is ... Read more

    Diabetes
    July 30, 2010 at 06:17 AM
  • Nutrition, diet and diabetes

    The general principles of diabetic nutrition Preferable foods The glycaemic index Fats Protein Foods to avoid Snacks Some useful tips Beverages Diabetes and Alcohol Contraindications to alcohol ... Read more

    Diabetes
    July 31, 2010 at 10:53 AM
  • Recurrent otitis media

    Recurrent otitis media Hearing loss Recurrent otitis media Acute otitis media (middle ear ... Read more

    Child
    July 23, 2013 at 12:44 PM
  • Common Cold - Symptoms and causes

    Common Cold Causes Symptoms Complications Risk factors for acquiring a cold Treatment Recurrent runny nose symptoms Common Cold Common cold is a very common illness especially amongst children, and is the complaint that is seen most ... Read more

    Child
    November 12, 2013 at 04:12 AM
  • Shapeless legs

    Causes of shapeless legs Keep active and eat healthily Stimulate your blood circulation The phenomenon of tired legs is rather difficult to treat. However, daily exercises and refining your diet can help defining your ankles. Causes of ... Read more

    Beauty care
    November 5, 2013 at 01:47 PM
  • After the festive season it is good to exercise

    Exercise is important for your health Increasing your physical activity in your everyday life Aim to exercise for 20 to 30 minutes a day Choose an exercise which suits you best Start gradually Warming up Do not force yourself Fast walking ... Read more

    Parties and fitness
    November 23, 2010 at 04:10 PM
  • Pregnancy tests

    How the pregnancy test works Confirm your pregnancy as soon as possible Pregnancy tests are sold at chemists and supermarkets. The test detects chorionic gonadotropin (HGC) a hormone secreted only in pregnant women from the early ... Read more

    Pregnancy
    April 18, 2010 at 03:37 PM
  • Tobacco and pregnancy

    Smoking and health implications for the baby Smoking during pregnancy increases the risk of miscarriage threefold, and is even higher for heavy smokers of more than one pack per day. Smoking is the leading cause of premature birth The risk ... Read more

    Pregnancy
    May 11, 2010 at 05:01 PM
  • The low cholesterol diet

    Atheroma Move more....get physically active Address the other risk factors that increase cholesterol Recommended food Forbidden food The apple, the most healthy fruit? ... Read more

    Diets
    November 9, 2010 at 04:46 PM
  • Food supplements: why not, but with caution

    Vitamins The overconsumption of vitamins and food supplements can have long-term harmful effects What is recommended Omega 3 fatty acids Advice on taking omega 3 supplements Food supplements include mainly vitamins, minerals and ... Read more

    Diets
    November 14, 2010 at 06:57 AM
  • Proper use of antiseptis in children

    Here is a list of the various skin conditions in childhood and recommendations in antiseptic products for use in paediatrics. Infections of the child Infections related to the care of the child Infection control Disinfectant and the child ... Read more

    Paediatrics
    April 11, 2010 at 03:20 PM
  • Masturbation

    Female masturbation Male masturbation Masturbation (or onanism), which originates from Latin, is to stimulate ... Read more

    Sexuality
    October 29, 2013 at 07:43 AM
  • Sodomy Anal Penetration

    Is sodomy practiced by a great number of couples? This practice has developed with the ... Read more

    Sexuality
    March 25, 2015 at 06:06 PM
  • Swinging: a depraved habit or an evolution in sexual practices?

    Some essential advice before trying this experience Swapping partners and feeling libertine attracts each year more and more followers. This passion is facilitated by the development of Internet. Is it better to go to a swinging club or to ... Read more

    Sexuality
    April 11, 2010 at 04:36 PM
  • Sex toys

    Some sex toys Vibrators Dildo Increased pleasure within the couple Sex toys, shackles, small ducks, vibrators, dildo, became within a few months very trendy and are displayed nowadays without any taboo. Fashion and media seized on this ... Read more

    Sexuality
    April 11, 2010 at 04:44 PM
  • The assessment of female infertility

    Temperature Gynaecological examination Hormonal blood tests Hysterosalpingography (HSG) Laparoscopy Endometrial biopsy If you have not been able to become pregnant within one year, your GP may initiate some investigations for you and your ... Read more

    Infertility
    October 2, 2010 at 06:05 AM
  • Passive smoking

    The Effects of Passive smoking on Children A non-smoker living with a smoker Good news A campaign to protect the children from passive smoking Passive smoking is the involuntary inhalation of smoke released by other smokers. The risks of ... Read more

    Tobacco
    February 5, 2011 at 09:08 AM
  • Nicotine Replacement Therapy

    Patches Allergy to patches NRT Gum Inhalator Tablets (Microtabs) Lozenge Nasal Spray Combined use of different NRT products It is possible to take nicotine substitutes and to continue smoking Symptoms of nicotine overdose How to get the ... Read more

    Tobacco
    July 24, 2013 at 11:48 AM