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Morning After Pill Side Effects

The side effects of the morning after pill may vary depending upon which one you take. Levonelle and contain different active ingredients, therefore their mechanism of action and side effects can be different.     Common side effects of Levonelle are headache, nausea and depression (sometimes severe). Some other side effects such as breast discomfort, changes in libido, dizziness, fatigue, changes in appetite, skin disorders and menstrual changes can also occur, although their frequency is not yet known. ... Read more

Traveller's Diarrhoea

Traveller’s diarrhoea’ is the term used to describe diarrhoea experienced by people travelling to foreign countries. It is most common in young adu... Read more

Acne Treatment with Duac Gel and Lymecycline Capsules

Acne results from clogged pores. Pores can become blocked due to dirt or bacteria on the skin. This causes a build-up of sebum (secretions by skin glands), which can lead to acne. All acne treatments aim to suppress skin infection and open up pore... Read more

Peyronie's Disease

Many men are born with naturally curved penises, but Peyronie’s disease is a condition that develops over time. As men age, they may experience curvature of the penis, this is called Peyronie’s disease. Peyronie’s is thought to be c... Read more

Hormone Replacement Therapy: An Overview

HRT (hormone replacement therapy) is a treatment that introduces oestrogen or other hormones into the body, usually to help replace lost hormones or low hormone levels. Most commonly, oestrogen will be used almost exclusively in HRT, and it is typica... Read more

High Blood Pressure Symptoms

High blood pressure (hypertension), can easily be measured. However, sometimes people do not realise they are suffering from high blood pressure. At times a person’s blood pressure can rise suddenly due to an underlying condition. Under such co... Read more

Chlamydia – What do you know about it?

Chlamydia is one of the most common sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in the UK. Chlamydia can affect both men and women and is a highly contagious STI. Chlamydia does not necessarily show visible symptoms hence it can go undetected for lon... Read more

Hair Loss Tips

Unfortunately, some hair loss can be permanent, but there are several things you can do to help promote new hair growth as quickly as possible.