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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?

Eye Health: How to Deal with a Retina Injury

Written by Mr Robert Henderson for Doctify
An eye injury is pretty hard to ignore. But how do you know if its serious or when to seek medical help? Here to tell us all about retina injury and other eye-related problems is Ophthalmologist, Mr Robert Henderson.
What part of the eye is the retina?
The retina is the […]

By |February 6th, 2018|Conditions|Comments Off on Eye Health: How to Deal with a Retina Injury

Mental Health: How can you tell if you have Bipolar Disorder?

Written by Dr Adil Jawad for Doctify
Mental health is still a subject that is approached with caution and sometimes even fear. The greatest tool to combat this wariness is to make sure we’re informed and educated. And considering that approximately 1 in 4 people in the UK will experience a mental health problem each year, […]

By |February 1st, 2018|Conditions, Top Articles|Comments Off on Mental Health: How can you tell if you have Bipolar Disorder?