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Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Needs Your Attention Now!

IBS is a functional disorder affecting the working of your digestive system. By the time ingested food reaches the large intestine, most essential nutrients have already been taken up by the small intestines and other digestive parts. The large intestine's primary role is to take up salts and water from the remaining materials that haven't been taken up as food. IBS s

The Futuristic Service That Could Save Your Life

With the rapid advancement of technology across all industries, it is no surprise that, in the last few decades, there has been an explosion in revolutionary medical testing and equipment. These advances in medical technology have cured many deadly diseases and allowed doctors to prevent and manage others. What you may not have realised is that it has also allowed doc

How Are Lasers Helping Modern Health Care Clinics?

The term laser is bandied around a great deal in healthcare, these days. Standing for Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation, a laser is a tool which has many industrial applications. In industry, they tend to be used for highly precise jobs which need a great deal of care. For the same reason, lasers have been adopted by hospitals and health care cli

A Brief Guide to Lateral Epicondylitis

Lateral epicondylitis, more commonly known as tennis elbow, is a condition that causes pain around the elbow, particularly the outside of the elbow. It is caused mainly by overuse of the muscles and tendons of the elbow. The NHS explains that although it is sometimes caused by tennis, it can also be caused by gardening, painting, typing, playing instruments and m

Three Advantages to Choosing to Share Care With Your GP During Pregnancy

Pregnancy is an exciting time for most women, but it can also be nerve-wracking. You want to make sure you and your new baby are getting the best care so that you stay healthy and your baby has the best start in life. You'll be offered several options for your antenatal care during pregnancy. These can include seeing an obstetrician, a team of midwives or your regular