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  • The different kinds of hair loss

    The hair follicle Pathological loss The hair follicle We have approximately a hundred thousand hair follicles on our ... Read more

    Beauty care
    December 11, 2013 at 03:59 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
  • 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
  • Taking medicine: consult your doctor before taking medicine

    Consult your GP or pharmacist before taking any medication during pregnancy . Side effects from some medication can cause harm and defects to your baby. ... Read more

    Pregnancy
    May 15, 2010 at 12:43 PM
  • The Scardale diet

    Forbidden food Negative aspects of the diet This diet was developed by an American doctor and you can lose up to 8 kilos in 2 weeks by consuming a maximum amount of 1000 calories per day. However, it is unrealistic and unhealthy to aim for ... Read more

    Diets
    November 3, 2010 at 05:08 PM
  • The Okinawa diet

    Authorised food Forbidden food or food consumed in small quantities The inhabitants of the archipelago of Okinawa in Japan have the longest life expectancy in the world as well as the most number of elderly aged 100 or more. In addition, ... Read more

    Diets
    November 5, 2010 at 02:43 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
  • Metabolic syndrome: waist circumference and heart attack risks

    Waist circumference Fat: localisation supersedes the weight Abdominal obesity: an aggravating factor Diabetes Cholesterol, arterial hypertension Measure the waist circumference: a simple gesture to carry out during a consultation Do not ... Read more

    Nutrition
    November 6, 2009 at 03:55 AM
  • Supplements - vitamins D, K and fluoride

    Vitamin D Fluoride The use of Bottled water Vitamin K Vitamin D Vitamin D is important for your baby's growth, bone and teeth development and it is advised to take vitamin supplements containing vitamin D whilst pregnant and breast feeding ... Read more

    Paediatrics
    September 25, 2010 at 12:19 PM
  • Tips to regain sexual desire

    There are ups and downs in most relationships, and therefore there will inevitably be times when your sex life will also be affected ... Read more

    Sexuality
    April 2, 2013 at 06:11 PM
  • Withdrawal symptoms from stopping smoking

    Withdrawal symptoms Behavioural difficulties Withdrawal symptoms Withdrawal symptoms occur as a result of stopping smoking and nicotine levels drop. Reduced or no nicotine disturbs the balance of the central nervous system causing ... Read more

    Tobacco
    February 8, 2011 at 04:54 PM
  • Oral medication to help quit smoking

    Bupropion (Zyban) How to take Bupropion Side effects of Bupropion Bupropion is not suitable for all people Varenicline (Champix®) How to take Varenicline Side effects of Varenicline People who should no take Varenicline ... Read more

    Tobacco
    November 13, 2013 at 08:00 AM
  • Rollerblading

    Rollerblading Benefits of roller blading Disadvantages in rollerblading Pathologies On a practical level Various uses of rollerblading ... Read more

    Sport and health
    April 11, 2010 at 07:15 PM
  • Allergy to latex

    Where is latex found? People who are likely to develop an allergy to latex Reactions caused by an allergy to latex can be sometimes violent Cross- ... Read more

    Allergies
    December 19, 2013 at 09:08 AM
  • Allergy to insects

    Allergies to bees, wasps, hornets Symptoms of allergy to a sting Severe reactions are on the increase Impotant advice Desensitising: the only treatment, which prevent such sever reactions to bee or wasp stings Mosquito allergy How to avoid ... Read more

    Allergies
    December 14, 2010 at 04:38 PM
  • The first signs of Alzheimer's Disease

    Is early diagnosis useful? First signs: loss of memory of recent facts Is early diagnosis useful? Early diagnosis helps you plan for the future, and start available treatment. You will also be able to discover advice and support for both ... Read more

    Alzheimer's disease
    May 28, 2010 at 09:10 AM
  • Baby's development: from birth to year one

    Around 1 month Around 2 months Around 3 months Around 4 months Around 5 months Around 6 months Around 7 months Around 8 months Around 9 months Around 10 months Around 11 months Around 1 year The development of the baby differs from one ... Read more

    Baby
    June 3, 2010 at 12:52 PM
  • Bottle feeding baby

    Advice about bottle feeding Which formula milk should you choose for the baby? How to prepare a bottle feed Sterilising Equipment The number of bottle feeds and the quantities to give Good position for bottle feeding Cleaning the feeding ... Read more

    Baby
    April 14, 2010 at 05:24 PM
  • The baby's fever

    Symptoms caused by a high fever What to do in case of a high fever? Symptoms caused by a high fever Crying Grumpy, agitated, ... Read more

    Baby
    July 24, 2013 at 11:44 AM
  • Alternative or complementary treatment and cancer

    Differences between complementary medicine and alternative medicine Complementary medicine Alternative medicine Why are these medicines so popular? Patients feel unheard "Natural" treatment Patient choice Concerns with current treatment ... Read more

    Cancers
    January 15, 2011 at 09:00 AM