Monthly Archives: July 2017

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Could You Spot the Symptoms of Viral Hepatitis?

Written by Dr Yiannis Kallis for Doctify
You may have heard of hepatitis but would you be able to identify it?

Here to talk us through the condition is Gastroenterologist Dr Yiannis Kallis.
What actually is viral hepatitis?
There are many viruses that affect the liver. Several, including common cold and flu viruses, are likely to pass through the […]

By |July 27th, 2017|Conditions|Comments Off on Could You Spot the Symptoms of Viral Hepatitis?

Could Botox Injections Really Help to Cure a Migraine?

Written by Dr Mohjir Baloch for Doctify
Getting Botox injections for headaches sounds like an elaborate excuse to get rid of your wrinkles in the name of medicine. However, the cosmetic procedure has been shown to help in some cases of chronic migraine.

Here to tell us more is Doctify Pain Management Specialist Dr Mohjir Baloch.
I thought […]

By |July 25th, 2017|Conditions|Comments Off on Could Botox Injections Really Help to Cure a Migraine?

Don’t Let Treating an Enlarged Prostate Ruin your Sex Life

Written by Mr Richard Hindley for Doctify

An enlarged prostate is one of the most common causes of urinary issues in men over 50. This condition has two types of treatment: surgery and medication, both of which can cause serious issues with sexual performance. That is, it used  to only have two options.

Today, top Doctify Urologist Mr Richard […]

By |July 24th, 2017|Conditions, Top Articles|Comments Off on Don’t Let Treating an Enlarged Prostate Ruin your Sex Life

Transitioning: The Facial Surgeries that Help Men to Look more like Women

Written by The Face Surgeons for Doctify
There are many reasons to want to surgically alter your appearance. It may help you reclaim lost self-esteem – or gain it for the first time. It could improve a disfigurement or birthmark or repair some of the damage from an accident. It might be simply that you were […]

By |July 21st, 2017|Wellbeing & Fitness|Comments Off on Transitioning: The Facial Surgeries that Help Men to Look more like Women

Is There a Link Between Men’s Health and Miscarriage?

Written by Mr Steven Gordon for Doctify
Miscarriage is not something people like to talk about. Its a difficult subject to broach and one that feels awkward and taboo, which just further adds to its stigma. And although miscarriage can be devastating for both the mother and the father, it’s the woman who experiences the physical […]

By |July 20th, 2017|Parenting|Comments Off on Is There a Link Between Men’s Health and Miscarriage?

Feeling Tired and Sluggish? You could have Anaemia

Written by Dr Anton Bungay for Doctify
It’s Monday morning. Getting out of bed feels even more of a challenge than usual even though you slept eight hours last night. Should you cut back on the late nights and big weekends? Probably. But the problem could be something else entirely. You could be suffering from anaemia.

Here […]

By |July 18th, 2017|Wellbeing & Fitness|Comments Off on Feeling Tired and Sluggish? You could have Anaemia

A 5 Step Guide to Recovering from Knee Replacement Surgery

Written by Mr Kirti Moholkar for Doctify
The need for a knee replacement can be brought on by a number of conditions. Rheumatoid arthritis, gout and injury are just a few of common reasons for the surgery.

Recovery can vary on a case to case basis but the sooner you’re able to get up and about, the […]

By |July 17th, 2017|Conditions|Comments Off on A 5 Step Guide to Recovering from Knee Replacement Surgery

What’s Wrong in Westeros? Diagnosing Game of Thrones

Written by Catherine Hales for Doctify
Please, come in. Maester Qyburn will see you now. We warn you, spoilers lie ahead so read on at your own peril.

A theme of the series, as any fans will know, is beloved and (not so beloved) characters meeting an untimely end. We can’t provide medical help or advice for […]

By |July 13th, 2017|Hot Topics|Comments Off on What’s Wrong in Westeros? Diagnosing Game of Thrones

Why am I Experiencing Blackouts?

Written by Dr Syed Ahsan for Doctify
It’s always worrying to lose control of your body. Fainting or blacking out can make us feel disoriented and scared but most of the time has an obvious explanation.

But what about if blacking out becomes a persistent problem? Cardiologist Dr Syed Ahsan is here to explain what can potentially […]

By |July 7th, 2017|Conditions|Comments Off on Why am I Experiencing Blackouts?

A Surgeon’s Guide to Preparing for Plastic Surgery

Written by Mr Omar Tillo for Doctify
Perhaps you’ve never even considered it. On the other hand, you might be sitting in front of the mirror right now, wondering whether to book an appointment. The decision to go under the knife is a personal one and can have many different motivations. Instead of focusing on these, […]

By |July 3rd, 2017|Skin & Beauty|Comments Off on A Surgeon’s Guide to Preparing for Plastic Surgery