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Five Victorian diseases - and their medical pioneers
Cancer, Alzheimer's, malaria, cirrhosis … just some of the many diseases that we face as members of the twenty-first century. But what came …
Should I worry if my child is short?
Luisa Dillner: Short stature is a common reason for children to be referred to a paediatrician – it could be a sign of a hormone deficiency or a …
Cleft lip and palate: a brighter future for babies
Babies born with cleft lip and palate now have more treatment options than ever before. One mother tells Eleanor Tucker how advances have helped her …
This column will change your life: mise en place
Oliver Burkeman: Don't just make a plan. Doing it in the meticulous, focused spirit of mise en place makes a difference
Tim Parks on meditation’s pros and cons: ‘This is more than medicine’
Mindfulness, it was reported this week, can have harmful side effects. But for novelist Tim Parks, meditation offered an escape from pain – …
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Posted in Gut, bowel and stomach / Orlistat
Hi iv just started taking orlistat. Can someone please explain it to me as my doctor didnt really say much Thanks
Posted in Ears, nose, throat and mouth / Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
eustachian tube dysfunction for a year now. i am 39 and it is begining to get me down. what can i do
My ears have been popping for just under a year now and it is really annoying. I've been to the doctors and been prescribed Nasonex spray which has not...
Posted in Cancer / Methotrexate
I've been bruising a lot without hurting myself
I don't know if anyone has a similar situation. I just changed to Methotrexate injection 25mg and i just break out in small patches of rashes which later...
Posted in Bones, joints and muscles / Adhesive Capsulitis Of Shoulder
I fell on my right side about 8 weeks ago, lots of pain & thought it would sort itself out, 12 hr work days & annual leave meant I just booked to see...
Posted in Bones, joints and muscles / Backache
Please Assist- Has Anyone got Modic Changes in their Spine & tried Dr Hannah's antibiotic protocol (MAST)?
Hi there. I was wondering if people could help me please. I wanted to know if anyone sent their MRI scans of their lower back to the MAST centre to be...
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