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How Robots can Help with your Hip Replacement Surgery

Written by Mr Arjuna Imbuldeniya for Doctify
Robots carrying out hip replacements sounds like something out of Blade Runner. However, don’t expect solo cyborg surgeries anytime soon. Here to explain more about the role robots now play in orthopaedic surgery is Mr Arjuna Imbuldeniya.
What are the benefits of using robots and computers in knee or hip […]

By |April 30th, 2018|Conditions|Comments Off on How Robots can Help with your Hip Replacement Surgery

How to tell if you are Suffering from a Frozen Shoulder

Written by Mr Nicholas Ferran for Doctify
Ever wondered exactly what a Frozen Shoulder is? Here to enlighten us is Orthopaedic Surgeon, Mr Nicholas Ferran.
What is Frozen Shoulder?
Frozen shoulder is a common condition that results in inflammation developing in the lining (capsule) of the shoulder shoulder joint resulting in scarring of the capsule particularly at the […]

By |April 26th, 2018|Conditions|Comments Off on How to tell if you are Suffering from a Frozen Shoulder

8 Conditions You might Not Know are Linked to Osteoporosis

Written by Mr Taher Mahmud for Doctify
Many people think osteoporosis is simply linked to old age – the older we get, the more chance we have of developing osteoporosis. While this is true in some ways, age isn’t the only factor involved, and osteoporosis is linked to various other medical conditions, some of which might […]

By |April 24th, 2018|Conditions|Comments Off on 8 Conditions You might Not Know are Linked to Osteoporosis

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

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

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?

Can Young People Suffer from Arthritis?

Written by Mr Fahad Attar for Doctify
Arthritis is a condition that is often associated with age, however this is not always the case. Arthritis can also affect younger people, especially if they have sustained an injury.

Here to tell us more is Orthopaedic Surgeon, Mr Fahad Attar.
What is arthritis?

Arthritis is a common condition and it means […]

By |February 20th, 2018|Conditions|Comments Off on Can Young People Suffer from Arthritis?

VIDEO: How can Acupuncture Help to Relieve Pain?

With Mr George Monkhouse for Doctify

 

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By |February 13th, 2018|Conditions|Comments Off on VIDEO: How can Acupuncture Help to Relieve Pain?

VIDEO: What exactly are Bunions and how are they Treated?

Featuring Miss Ghazaleh Rahimi Khoub for Doctify

 

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By |February 7th, 2018|Conditions|Comments Off on VIDEO: What exactly are Bunions and how are they Treated?