Monthly Archives: March 2018

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How to Better Understand Autism this World Autism Awareness Week

Written by Dr Kati Hajibagheri for Doctify
“Autism didn’t stop Einstein, Mozart or Newton from reaching for the stars.”

Learning about Autism and how it affects people is an incredibly important part of understanding it. For this World Autism Awareness Week, we spoke to Consultant Neuro-developmental Paediatrician Dr Kati Hajibagheri.
How would you define Autism?

Autism is a lifelong developmental difficulty […]

By |March 30th, 2018|Conditions, Parenting|Comments Off on How to Better Understand Autism this World Autism Awareness Week

Tips on How to Spot Symptoms of Gynaecological Cancers

Written by Ms Rhonda Flemming for Doctify
More than 21,000 women in the UK diagnosed with a gynaecological cancer each year so it’s important to be aware of the five gynaecological cancers; cervical, ovarian, uterine, vaginal and vulval. As there’s no way of knowing if you will get one of these cancers it’s important to listen to your body and watch […]

By |March 28th, 2018|Conditions, Top Articles|Comments Off on Tips on How to Spot Symptoms of Gynaecological Cancers

How to Help Your Clinic Achieve its Full Potential

Written by Rob Glass from ConsultantCare for Doctify
ConsultantCare is a comprehensive support service that not only manages medical specialists’ basic administration but also undertakes financial, marketing and PR activity on their behalf to help promote and develop their practice.

We spoke to Rob Glass, one of their directors, who is in charge of the company’s Operations, Revenue […]

By |March 20th, 2018|Top Articles, For Clinicians|Comments Off on How to Help Your Clinic Achieve its Full Potential

Inside our GP Event: What a GP Needs to Know About Skin Disease

Written by Catherine Hales for Doctify
Last week, we held our second GP event at Google HQ in partnership with MyLocumManager and Echo. The event was one ins a series of inspirational CPD gatherings for busy General Practitioners and featured talks from three exceptional Dermatologists.
The event rundown
Continuing Professional Development can sometimes feel like a chore, a glorified […]

By |March 20th, 2018|Top Articles, For Clinicians|Comments Off on Inside our GP Event: What a GP Needs to Know About Skin Disease

Pain in Your Back and Down your Leg? You Might Have Sciatica

Written by Mr Navin Verghese
Back pain. The scourge of the sedentary office worker, it can become debilitating if not treated correctly. But what about when that pain spreads from your back all the way down your leg? According to Orthopaedic Surgeon Mr Navin Verghese, you might have sciatica.

Find out more about the condition and how […]

By |March 16th, 2018|Conditions|Comments Off on Pain in Your Back and Down your Leg? You Might Have Sciatica

Our Guide to Social Media for Medical Professionals

Written by Catherine Hales for Doctify
Social media is tricky. Whether you are using it for your own personal reasons or to build a brand, each different platform seems to follow different rules.

As a medical practitioner, using these platforms can be even more challenging. What is acceptable to post? Do people want to book with a […]

By |March 14th, 2018|Top Articles, For Clinicians|Comments Off on Our Guide to Social Media for Medical Professionals

Our Guide to Women’s Health on International Women’s Day

Written by Catherine Hales for Doctify
Happy International Women’s Day, everyone! This year, celebrating IWD feels extra special as we remember the Suffragettes, who fought for and won the fight for the right vote 100 years ago. There are so many different ways to get empowered these days, living as we do in the age of […]

By |March 8th, 2018|Hot Topics, Top Articles|Comments Off on Our Guide to Women’s Health on International Women’s Day

What is a Hysterectomy and Why Did Lena Dunham Need One?

Written by Mr Jayanta Chatterjee for Doctify
Lena Dunham has been making headlines recently. Not for her radical writing, tendency towards nudity and penchant for controversy but instead for her decision to undergo a hysterectomy. Dunham has been a long time sufferer with endometriosis and has been very outspoken about her health journey.

For anyone wondering what […]

By |March 1st, 2018|Conditions, Top Articles|Comments Off on What is a Hysterectomy and Why Did Lena Dunham Need One?