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How to tell the difference between a common cold and the flu

  • 13 Oct, 2017
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Everyone has heard someone exclaim 'I've got the flu', when they have a cold. Influenza (flu) and the common cold are caused by different viruses. So, while they share similarities, they are separate conditions. So, how do you work out which you have? Let's start with a look at the most common symptoms.Cold Symptoms Sore throat Runny nose Sneezing Cough - usually productive (producing phlegm) Aching joints and muscles, ranging in seve...

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Erectile Dysfunction

  • 02 Oct, 2017
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Millions of men suffer with erectile dysfunction, also known as ED. While it can be embarrassing to talk about, this medical condition is actually common. The good news is that it can be effectively treated with drugs and other medical options. If you are dealing with erectile dysfunction, the first thing you need to do is learn more about it.What Is Erectile Dysfunction?Simply put, erectile dysfunction occurs when a man has consistent and re...

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Tips on how to Ease Joint Pain this Winter

  • 20 Sep, 2017
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When temperatures drop during the winter months, this can lead to joint pain, especially if you have osteoarthritis or another condition that causes joint inflammation. Although this discomfort can make it difficult for you to perform routine tasks and enjoy your usual activities, you can take steps to minimise pain and stiffness. Keep the following tips on pain relief in mind this winter.Stay ActiveJoint pain might cause you to avoid physica...

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Natural Remedies for the Common Cold

  • 11 Apr, 2017
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With winter almost upon, now is the perfect time to take preventative measures against the common cold. One of the most common causes of school and work absenteeism, cold and flu affects us all, and if you have already succumbed to this common viral infection of the nose, throat and sinuses, you could try pain pills and decongestants, or you could try one of the many natural remedies available instead.Treating a Common ColdThere is no cure fo...

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Festive hangover cures our top 10 tips

  • 11 Apr, 2017
  • Prescription Doctor

The festive period is almost upon us, and if you have a long list of Christmas Parties and End of Year functions to attend, the chances are, there will be one or two celebratory drinks involved that could leave you feeling anything but merry!Hangovers happen to the best of us, and while many of us buy painkillers online to ease the symptoms caused by our overindulgence such as nausea, headaches, and upset stomachs, there are a variety of trie...

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