Monthly Archives: June 2017

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Inside the Latest Doctify Event: 7 Emergencies GPs Shouldn’t Miss

Written by Catherine Hales for Doctify
Last week, we here at Doctify hosted our second event. Held in our airy, stylish offices in the heart of Camden, ‘7 Emergencies a GP Should Never Miss’ was not only educational but also a chance to network and catch up with colleagues. Members of the Doctify team, alongside our […]

By |June 28th, 2017|Top Articles, In the Press|Comments Off on Inside the Latest Doctify Event: 7 Emergencies GPs Shouldn’t Miss

Find Out How Stem Cell Therapy Could Help Treat Arthritis

Written by Mr Nima Heidari-Khabbaz for Doctify
Arthritis can be crippling. Depending on the type, it can come with age or injury and have an enormous impact on quality of life. Common treatments include NSAIDs, steriods and painkillers but these are only palliative. So far, there is no cure for arthritis.

The good news is, research is being […]

By |June 26th, 2017|Conditions|Comments Off on Find Out How Stem Cell Therapy Could Help Treat Arthritis

Attention Coffee Addicts: Here’s what Caffeine is Doing to your Heart

Written by Mr Inderpaul Birdi  and The Nutrition Clinic for Doctify
There’s nothing quite like that morning cup of coffee. And the one after that. Plus, that afternoon flat white. Even if you’re not one for the coffee fix, Diet Coke, green tea, energy drinks all have one thing in common: caffeine.

Yes, it can perk you […]

By |June 24th, 2017|Wellbeing & Fitness, Hot Topics|Comments Off on Attention Coffee Addicts: Here’s what Caffeine is Doing to your Heart

We Need to Talk About Sperm: Addressing Men’s Fertility

Written by Mr Stephen Gordon for Doctify
Female fertility is everywhere. You can barely catch a tube without being inundated with ads for IVF clinics. Every other YouTube video is prefaced with a nauseating clip of two blemish free women discussing how efficient the pregnancy test they just took is. Blue liquid is constantly being poured […]

By |June 21st, 2017|Parenting, Top Articles|Comments Off on We Need to Talk About Sperm: Addressing Men’s Fertility

5 Medical Reasons to Give Up your Seat to a Pregnant Woman

Written by Dr Anne Henderson for Doctify
We’ve all seen it. Some of us may even have been guilty of it. A heavily pregnant woman wearing the now ubiquitous ‘Baby On Board’ badge being ignored by a carriage full of commuters. On a day when you’ve been on your feet for hours or have a headache, […]

By |June 19th, 2017|Conditions, Parenting, Hot Topics|Comments Off on 5 Medical Reasons to Give Up your Seat to a Pregnant Woman

Acne and Irregular Periods? You could have Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Written by Miss Yulia Gurtovaya for Doctify
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) can have some pretty devastating effects. These can range from physical symptoms, like acne or weight gain, to psychological damage or anxiety. Most importantly, any woman of any age can be diagnosed with it.

Famous sufferers include Star Wars actress and all-around girl boss Daisy Ridley, who […]

By |June 16th, 2017|Conditions, Top Articles|Comments Off on Acne and Irregular Periods? You could have Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Is Sleep Apnoea Making you Snore? Try a Trip to the Dentist

Written by Mario Correia from Dental Practice on the Green for Doctify
You’ve had a tiring day at work. It’s only Tuesday and Friday feels so far away. All you want to do is have a glass of red, maybe jump in the bath and be in bed by 10pm. And then your partner starts snoring.

Whether […]

By |June 14th, 2017|Conditions|Comments Off on Is Sleep Apnoea Making you Snore? Try a Trip to the Dentist

Always need to pee? You may have an overactive bladder

epWritten by Mr Sachin Malde for Doctify
Can’t sit through a whole film? Have to make several loo breaks on a car journey? Unable to sleep through the night?  You may have an overactive bladder.

OAB can have a huge, negative impact on your life, so here to offer some advice and treatment options is Doctify Urologist […]

By |June 12th, 2017|Conditions, Top Articles|Comments Off on Always need to pee? You may have an overactive bladder

How to treat IBS with Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture

Written for Doctify by Dr Tiejun Tang
When you have IBS, going out for a simple meal can be a nightmare. Discomfort and pain, not to mention the social stigma, can lead to insecurity, depression and fatigue. And to top it all off, its a chronic condition, meaning there is no real cure.

In spite of this, […]

By |June 9th, 2017|Conditions|Comments Off on How to treat IBS with Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture

7 Top Tips to Curb Compulsive Spending

Written by Catherine Hales and Dr Bhavna Jaiswal
If you’ve been reading the entertainment news, you may have seen what Johnny Depp has been up to lately. No, not releasing the 704th installation of Pirates of the Caribbean – the other thing. The huge, unchecked spending resulting in millions of dollars worth of debt thing.

Depp is now locked in […]

By |June 7th, 2017|Conditions, Top Articles|Comments Off on 7 Top Tips to Curb Compulsive Spending