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STIs are on the rise

A report from Public Health England published in 2019 indicates that the number of new STI diagnoses in 2018 had increased by 5% when compared with the figures for 2017 and the number of consultations carried out at all sexual health services had ris...

STI Tests
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How to avoid malaria on your next trip abroad?

Let us be under no illusions, malaria is one of the biggest killers on earth and ensuring that you do not catch the disease is a serious matter. Around 2000 British people come home every year from their travels abroad having contracted the disease. ...

Malaria Tablets
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How to prevent malaria - top 10 tips

Malaria is one of the biggest human killers on earth and yet it is preventable and treatable.  If you are planning a trip abroad, whether you are off on a backpacking adventure or planning a 5 star round the world trip, it is vitally important t...

Malaria Tablets
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Performance anxiety

Is performance anxiety the same as erectile dysfunction? To answer that question, we need to define performance anxiety. Sexual performance anxiety can affect both men and women and concerns their ability to sexually satisfy their partner or enjoy th...

Erectile Dysfunction
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What causes hair loss in women?

We all know that most men will experience hair loss to some extent during their lives but it is less well known that hair loss in women is also relatively common. For most women, their hair is their ‘crowning glory’ and the prospect of lo...

Hair Loss Treatment
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Common erection problems

A man who is experiencing erection problems may feel embarrassed and guilty, so much so that he finds it difficult to talk about the situation, even with his partner. He may even find himself manipulating events so that he avoids situations in which ...

Erectile Dysfunction
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Does stress cause hair loss?

It may sound unbelievable, but stress can induce hair loss. Anxiety and stress can have both mental and physical features, including headaches, nausea, sweating, trembling, rashes and hair loss. Hair loss does not happen in everyone who experiences s...

Hair Loss Treatment
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How to quit smoking while pregnant?

So how does smoking affect your unborn child?  Smoking in pregnancy has been shown to cause serious damage increasing the risk of stillbirth and premature birth in addition to increasing the risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) or cot dea...

Stop Smoking