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Private Menopause Clinic London

Private Menopause Clinic London

3 mins read

Despite being a part of life, menopause is rarely understood. In the UK, the average age for menopause is 51, while one in 100 women experience menopause before 40 years of age. In some exceptional cases, women may become menopausal in their 30s or even younger, called perimenopause or the period leading up to menopause.

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Allergy Testing in London

Allergy Testing in London – your helpful guide to the different types and getting testing

5 mins read

Allergy Testing in London is really important as it is an exam performed by a qualified allergy specialised to determine whether you’re allergic to a specific substance. An allergy test can be performed on blood or skin samples. You can be allergic to things in the environment, like pollen, mould and pet dander. Other people…

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What is Health Screening London

Health Screening London – Your handy all you need to know guide

4 mins read

What is Health Screening London? it is a process that is used to identify whether people have a higher chance of developing a disease or condition. These people may seem healthy, but screening identifies any increased risk, before symptoms become troubles.

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Liver Ultrasound

Liver Ultrasound – the good and the bad

4 mins read

A liver ultrasound is a non-invasive imaging technique used to assess the structure and function of the liver. Being the largest organ inside the body and with over 500 functions, the liver is susceptible to quite a number of conditions that might affect its functions and your overall health.

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Male fertility test at home

Empowering Parenthood: Male Fertility Test Kits Bring Hope and Assurance

5 mins read

Male fertility tests have emerged as a beacon of hope for couples on the path to parenthood. These innovative at-home kits offer a convenient and private solution to assess male reproductive health, allowing men to take charge of their fertility journey with confidence.

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First-time dad tips: Hands-on Advice

10 mins read

Becoming a first-time dad is an exciting and daunting journey. As you prepare to welcome your little one into the world, it’s essential to equip yourself with the knowledge and skills to navigate fatherhood successfully. In this article, we will explore a range of helpful tips and insights to support you on this incredible journey.…

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24+ Reasons for Lower Abdominal Pain in Females – Complete Guide

10 mins read

Lower abdominal pain in females is a common and distressing symptom experienced by many women, encompassing a wide range of potential causes that can vary from benign to serious. Lower abdominal pain in females serves as a significant indicator that prompts attention and necessitates thorough medical evaluation to identify the underlying condition. Understanding the diverse…

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4 Reasons why having an FBC blood test (Full Blood Count) can help you.

3 mins read

A Full Blood Count FBC blood test, also commonly referred to as a Complete Blood Count (CBC) test, is a very common and standard blood test that is used to evaluate the overall health of a person.

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Is falling asleep after eating 1 key sign of diabetes? 

6 mins read

Falling asleep and sugar Many people have experienced feeling drowsy or even falling asleep after eating particularly if it was a large meal. While it may be a natural response, it can also be a symptom of certain health conditions, including diabetes. However, drifting off after eating is not a definitive sign of diabetes, and…

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Harley Street and Private Healthcare: Exploring Affordable Alternatives in London

4 mins read

Harley Street in London is famous for its concentration of private health clinics and medical specialists. While the area certainly offers a high level of medical expertise, it is important to remember that this expertise comes with a hefty price tag. However, there are many other private health clinics based in London that offer a…

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