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How Do You Know If You Have Asthma?

  • 24 Aug, 2020
  • Prescription Doctor

Asthma is estimated to affect 4.3 million adults in the UK - the highest prevalence in Europe. The condition causes breathing difficulties, wheezing, tightness of the chest and coughing when triggered. There are a range of asthma tri...

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How can eczema be treated?

  • 19 Jun, 2020
  • Mohamed Imran Lakhi

Eczema (also known as dermatitis) is a condition where certain areas of your skin become itchy, dry, inflamed, red, cracked and rough. It is a non-contagious skin condition and can affect people of all ages. There are numerous types ...

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Where to get the contraceptive pill?

  • 05 Jun, 2020
  • Mohamed Imran Lakhi

Are you interested in going on the contraceptive pill, but unsure where to start?The contraceptive pill is freely available in the UK - even to those under the age of 16. It’s used to prevent unwanted pregnancies and, when used co...

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Pregnancy During a Pandemic: How to Look After Your Mental Health

  • 21 May, 2020
  • Prescription Doctor

It’s Mental Health Awareness Week and with the current global pandemic, it’s understandable that people are feeling more stressed and anxious.For pregnant women in particular, the uncertainty of Coronavirus combined with the...

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How to put on and remove face masks?

  • 19 May, 2020
  • Prescription Doctor

Face masks are a protective tool used to cover your nose and mouth, which are the two key entry points for dust, pollen, chemical vapours, viruses and other harmful substances. Their use has seen an increase, due to the Covid-19 pandemi...

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