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  • The assessment of male infertility

    Sperm analysis What will affect the result? Normal sperm values Abnormal sperm counts Other tests Sperm analysis This test will ... Read more

    October 3, 2010 at 06:05 PM
  • Techniques used during pregnancy and labour

    Traditional breathing techniques used for relaxation and pain during childbirth This method relies on relaxation, and breathing exercises that helps decrease the intensity of the pain during contractions and enables you to regain your ... Read more

    August 11, 2010 at 09:49 AM
  • Asthma: statistics and definitions

    Asthma statistics Typical asthma attack Other asthmatic symptoms which are less typical and for some can delay diagnosis Some asthmatic people never suffer from asthma attacks Identifying the symptoms of asthma Tiredness is sometimes the ... Read more

    December 31, 2010 at 09:00 AM
  • Is it OK for asthmatics to do exercise?

    The importance of keeping fit and being sporty when asthmatic Advice to follow Choosing a sport when you are asthmatic It is important for all asthmatics to enjoy a normal life including doing sports and exercise. For some children and ... Read more

    January 22, 2011 at 04:27 PM
  • The baby's return home

    Check the baby's weight: some weight loss may occur Neonatal Jaundice The umbilical cord Your baby's eyes Your baby's bath The ears The nails The genital organs For the boy For the girl Giving birth is a magical and special time, but ... Read more

    May 31, 2010 at 12:45 PM
  • 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

    June 3, 2010 at 12:52 PM
  • The baby's vaccinations

    Tuberculosis The vaccination schedule DTaP/IPV/Hib Meningitis C Haemophilus influenzae (Hib) Pneumococcal MMR DtaP/IPV Cervical cancer vaccine - Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) Td/IPV Hepatitis B Summary of the vaccination schedule 2nd months ... Read more

    June 23, 2010 at 03:27 PM
  • Cervical cancer

    Statistics of Cervical Cancer Risk Factors and Causes Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) Screening for Cervical Cancer: Cervical Smear Symptoms of Cervical Cancer Assessment and Treatment Vaccine against Cervical Cancer ... Read more

    July 1, 2015 at 05:18 AM
  • Natural Family Planning

    How effective is natural family planning? How does it work? Advantages Disadvantages Other techniques Further sources on information Natural family planning allows you to closely monitor your or your partner's menstrual cycle so you can ... Read more

    September 5, 2010 at 10:40 AM
  • Dust mite allergy

    What do they look like? Where do we find them? Some frightful figures Other types of dust mites Symptoms Cross allergies Avoiding dust mites Anti dust mite products Cleaning The vacuum cleaner Anti dust mite covers Anti dust mite sprays ... Read more

    November 12, 2013 at 04:56 AM
  • Infectious diseases during pregnancy

    German measles CMV, cytomegalovirus Screening for the CMV virus German measles German measles is a highly contagious ... Read more

    April 28, 2010 at 09:09 AM
  • Essential advice before starting a diet

    Miracle diets do not exist Acquire good eating habits: changes should be life long Be patient.....aim to loose no more than a kilo per week Do not ban or limit foods Ask for medical advice Adopt new life long changes you can commit to Take ... Read more

    November 14, 2010 at 04:25 PM
  • The food combining diet

    Principles of the diet Positive aspects Negative aspects Food combining diets are not based on any scientific experiment but consist of consuming the same food groups during the same meal, for all your meals that day. The principle is that ... Read more

    November 2, 2010 at 05:22 PM
  • Mesotherapy for losing weight or reducing cellulite: a scam?

    Dangers of mesotherapy Mesotherapy consists in injecting homeopathic medicine under the skin. Originally this method was used to ... Read more

    November 12, 2010 at 03:29 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

    November 6, 2009 at 03:55 AM
  • Sexual trends in the UK

    UK Statistics in Sexual Health Other general trends The WHO defines sexuality as an integral part of our health. A healthy sex life can give you self-confidence and a feeling of well-being, as well as pleasure. It is often embarrassing ... Read more

    February 6, 2011 at 05:39 PM
  • Sodomy Anal Penetration

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

    March 25, 2015 at 06:06 PM
  • Sport, physical activities and cardiovascular diseases

    Exercise and sport: Prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease Remodelling of the lining of the blood vessels takes place Principal diseases concerned Moderate physical activity Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the most common cause ... Read more

    Sport and health
    November 26, 2010 at 04:10 PM
  • Developing one's abdominal muscles

    Developping abdominal muscles Developping the major abdominal muscles Stimulate the oblique muscles and refine your waist and silhouette Tips ... Read more

    Sport and health
    November 7, 2013 at 11:15 AM
  • ICSI: Intra Cytoplasmic Sperm Injection

    Intra-cytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) involves fertilising an egg by injecting it with an individual sperm. It is useful if the male partner has a very low sperm count or if the sperm cannot penetrate the egg. The egg is then implanted ... Read more

    September 29, 2010 at 06:50 PM