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Is there such a thing as a male menopause?

The “male menopause” (sometimes called the “andropause”) is an unhelpful term sometimes used in the media. This label is misleading because it suggests the symptoms are the result of a sudden drop in testosterone in middle age, similar to what occurs in the female menopause. This is not true. Although testosterone levels fall as men age, the decline is ...Full Article

What is causing my ear infection?

Earache is a common problem, particularly in children. It can be worrying, but it’s usually only caused by a minor infection and will often get better in a few ...Full Article

Sure-fire ways to beat your pain

Get some gentle exercise Simple, everyday activity like walking, swimming, gardening and dancing can ease some of the pain directly by blocking pain signals to the brain. Activity also ...Full Article

Managing your asthma during pregnancy

Asthma is a condition that affects the small tubes (airways) that carry air to and from your lungs. If you have asthma, these tubes are more sensitive and can ...Full Article

How to cope in hot weather

The following advice applies to everybody when it comes to keeping cool and comfortable and reducing health risks. Shut windows and pull down the shades when it is hotter ...Full Article

When a parent isn’t as caring as they seem

Fabricated or induced illness (FII) is a rare form of child abuse. It occurs when a parent or carer, usually the child’s biological mother, exaggerates or deliberately causes symptoms ...Full Article

Nine medical reasons for putting on weight

Most people put on weight because they eat and drink more calories than they burn through everyday movement and body functions. But in some cases, your weight gain may ...Full Article

Top ten dental tips for summer

We are in the middle of summer; enjoying our well-deserved vacation. We love all our summer plans to help us recharge: relaxing on the beach or pool, active recreation, ...Full Article

Why PTSD can happen years after traumatic event

If you have been through a frightening or distressing event, you might well suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder afterwards. PTSD can be triggered by a serious road accident, perhaps ...Full Article

Life without your gallbladder

Acute cholecystitis is swelling (inflammation) of the gallbladder. It is a potentially serious condition that usually needs to be treated in hospital. The main symptom of acute cholecystitis is ...Full Article
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