Health & Lifestyle News

Saturday 25 September 2021

Finasteride for hair loss: is it safe?

Heard some off-putting stories about finasteride for male pattern baldness?

When it comes to male pattern baldness, a primary source of the distress and anxiety we can feel when we begin to spot the tell-tale signs of this common condition is the fact that it offers very few reliable options for treatment.

Saturday 11 September 2021

Bleach for toenail fungus and other myths

Fungal toenail infections continue to be shrouded in harmful myths and misunderstandings, making it harder for suffers to get rid of them.

Toenail fungus is, almost unanimously, a discomfiting condition – and one from which many of us have suffered, are suffering, or will suffer at some point in the future. Its commonality is, in many ways, contradicted by the ongoing persistence of many unhelpful and, at times, harmful myths surrounding its treatment.

Sunday 1 August 2021

Is HPV the same as genital warts?

Wondering whether HPV and genital warts are used synonymously?

In spite of the fact that they pose a significant health risk to anyone who is sexually active, sexually transmitted infections remain something of an abstract concept in our lives. This is, of course, likely due to the fact that these afflictions continue to be treated as taboo subjects, despite the fact that they behave much like any other transmittable infection. They are all too readily associated with an archaic concept of immorality or a lack of hygiene when, in reality, the term STI simply refers to a collection of viral and bacterial infections like any other.

Wednesday 10 February 2021

Best fungal nail treatment options for 2021

Wondering whether antifungal nail treatments are worth trying

One of the most demoralising things about fungal nail infections is the fact that, more so than any useful information on prevention or treatment, it is their stubbornness – or, in other words, their ability to linger on for months or, if improperly treated, years.

Wednesday 25 November 2020

Top urinary tract infection myths

Confused about urinary tract infections?

UTIs, or urinary tract infections, represent an incredibly common range of infections, but, in spite of their prevalence, there remain plenty of unhelpful and damaging myths over them.

Wednesday 11 November 2020

Propecia: does it really work?

Wondering whether or not Propecia will help your hair loss?

For men, hair loss can be devastating. While it is an incredibly common occurrence in men, particularly as they reach maturity, its prevalence makes it no easier to accept.

Wednesday 21 October 2020

How to stop fungal nail infections once and for all

Desperate to see the end of a fungal nail infection?

Our feet rarely see as much attention as the rest of our bodies. For the vast majority of us, aside from a quick wash and dry each day, those distant extremities go largely unnoticed – until, of course, they become a source of discomfort or embarrassment.

Monday 12 October 2020

Increasing cystitis cases linked to less antibiotics being prescribed by GPs

Statistics gathered within the UK over the last twenty years demonstrate a worrying increase in the number of persistent UTIs.

In 2019, more than 170,000 urinary tract infections accounted for hospital admissions in the UK alone. They represent an incredibly common range of conditions affecting the urinary system, from cystitis (the most prevalent), to infections of the urethra and kidneys (pyelonephritis).

Thursday 24 September 2020

Genital herpes: could a cure be on the horizon?

A new breakthrough in research into the use of gene editing against the herpes simplex virus have offered new insight into a possible cure.

According to the World Health Organisation, around half a billion people are currently living with genital herpes. While not widely discussed, it is an incredibly common affliction which manifests to varying degrees of severity, and causes many to suffer from the physical and mental discomfort of suffering from recurrent symptoms for which treatments are unable to promise any lasting improvement or permanent solutions.

Friday 11 September 2020

Genital wart cream may offer unexpected disease protection

Researchers have recently uncovered a possible application for a common genital wart treatment in the fight against mosquito-borne viruses.

In the UK, mosquitoes are typically regarded as a mere nuisance, but in countless areas across the globe they represent a significant risk to billions of people. While malaria and zika are among the most well known viruses transmitted by mosquitoes, there is a considerable variety of potential infections across the globe, and they are believed to be responsible for over 700 million infections, and one million fatalities, each year.

Thursday 20 August 2020

Healthcare abroad post-Brexit

By the beginning of 2021 most UK citizens travelling within Europe and the EEA will no longer have access to European Health Insurance.

With Britain moving swiftly through its transition period, and all of us preparing for the changes set to be instated on 1st January 2021, it is of vital importance that we aware of the implications for anyone planning to travel to Europe after Brexit.

Wednesday 5 August 2020

A guide to safe travel during COVID-19

Travel outside of the UK is once again becoming more common.

With the easing of many coronavirus travel restrictions, understanding how you can remain safe next time you travel is essential. While many countries are currently experiencing some respite, others continue to battle through the epicentre of this global pandemic; the situation is disposed to change rapidly, and caution must be taken wherever you are travelling in order to keep yourself and others as safe as possible.

Monday 25 May 2020

Asthma and COVID-19

Living with asthma during the COVID-19 pandemic is a source of anxiety for many people.

Over the past few months, many people suffering from asthma have been anxious to learn more about the impact the condition has on the risk of catching COVID-19, and on the severity of the infection.

Saturday 16 May 2020

Bacterial vaginosis: separating fact and fiction

Wondering whether you are experiencing bacterial vaginosis?

Wondering whether you are experiencing bacterial vaginosis? Read on for more about the symptoms, causes and treatment options for women suffering from BV.

Thursday 7 May 2020

Oral versus topical medication for fungal nail infections

Wondering how to start treating your fungal nail infection?

Wondering how to start treating your fungal nail infection? Read on to compare oral and topical medications, and to find out which treatment is right for you.

Sunday 26 April 2020

5 Surprising causes of erectile dysfunction

Suffering from erectile dysfunction?

Suffering from erectile dysfunction? Read more about some of the lesser known causes behind impotence, and how to find the right treatment for you.

Thursday 16 April 2020

The link between sex and cystitis

For many women, sex can pose a risk of UTIs.

For many women, sex can pose a risk of UTIs. Read on to learn more on the link between sex and cystitis, and how to get treatment during the COVID-19 crisis.

Tuesday 7 April 2020

How can you diagnose and treat herpes during the COVID-19 crisis?

Worried that you are experiencing symptoms of the herpes virus?

Worried that you are experiencing symptoms of the herpes virus? Read on to learn more about looking after your sexual health during the outbreak of COVID-19.

Thursday 19 March 2020

Risk factors for fungal nail infections

Concerned about fungal nail infections?

Concerned about fungal nail infections? Read on for more information on things that may increase your chances of catching an infection, and how to fight it.

Sunday 8 March 2020

Top 5 tips for coping with altitude sickness

how to keep yourself safe on the mountains

Worried about altitude sickness? Read on for our best tips to avoiding the health effects of higher altitudes, and how to keep yourself safe on the mountains.

Friday 28 February 2020

Understanding and treating genital warts

Concerned about genital warts?

Concerned about genital warts? Read on to find out more about the infection behind the symptoms, how to recognise the signs, and how to get rid of genital warts.

Tuesday 11 February 2020

What you need to know before ordering hair loss treatments online

Male pattern baldness is a condition that affects many men

Male pattern baldness is a condition that affects many men. Read on to learn more about the treatments available, and how to find the right course of action.

Saturday 8 February 2020

Top tips for preventing malaria

Malaria is a potentially life-threatening disease prevalent in many areas around the world.

Malaria is a potentially life-threatening disease prevalent in many areas around the world. Read on to learn more about keeping yourself safe on your travels.

Thursday 30 January 2020

What medications can you take abroad?

Preparing to go abroad?

Preparing to go abroad? Read on to learn more about restricted and prohibited medication around the world, and what you can pack to stay healthy on your travels.

Monday 27 January 2020

Dr Philip Veal from the Public Health Agency discusses coronavirus

Dr Philip Veal from the Public Health Agency discusses coronavirus

See our prescribing doctor, Dr Philip Veal of the Public Health Agency discussing the coronavirus and its consequences. Anytime Doctor also offer next day home delivery on essential prescription medications. Read on for more information.

Monday 20 January 2020

What your nails could be telling you about your health

If you are noticing changes in your nails, it may be a sign of a more significant issue

If you are noticing changes in your nails, it may be a sign of a more significant issue. Read on to find out more about the way nails change with our health.

Friday 10 January 2020

Understanding antibiotic resistance

Antibiotics revolutionised medicine, but more infections are becoming resistant.

Antibiotics revolutionised medicine, but more infections are becoming resistant. Read on to learn more about when, and why, they will be necessary for you.

Friday 3 January 2020

Is it herpes or something else?

Herpes has a number of recognisable symptoms, but it is easily mistaken for other conditions.

Herpes has a number of recognisable symptoms, but it is easily mistaken for other conditions. Read on to find out about the virus, and how it can be recognised.

Tuesday 17 December 2019

Why you should avoid buying medication abroad

The risks of illegal, counterfeit medication, and how to avoid the risks of buying antibiotics abroad.

Travelling abroad? Read on to learn more about the risks of illegal, counterfeit medication, and how to avoid the risks of buying antibiotics abroad.

Friday 13 December 2019

How to get over jet lag quickly

Jet lag is hard to avoid and can easily derail the start of your trip.

Jet lag is hard to avoid and can easily derail the start of your trip. Read on to learn more about jet lag medication, and other ways to adjust to a new time zone quickly.

Wednesday 4 December 2019

5 Things you might not know about male pattern baldness

Male pattern baldness is incredibly common, but you don’t have to simply accept it.

Male pattern baldness is incredibly common, but you don’t have to simply accept it. Read on to learn more and discover the treatments that actually work to stop hair loss in its tracks for the majority of men.

Sunday 17 November 2019

The five most common myths about herpes

Herpes is more common than you might think

Herpes is more common than you might think. Read on to dispel some of the most prevalent rumours about the herpes virus, and how to practice safer sex.

Wednesday 13 November 2019

How to show your feet some TLC

Do you feel that your feet aren’t getting enough love?

Do you feel that your feet aren’t getting enough love? Read on for a few of our favourite ways of looking after these often overlooked appendages.

Sunday 3 November 2019

How to avoid a UTI when travelling

UTIs can strike any time and easily spoil an otherwise great holiday.

UTIs can strike any time, and easily spoil an otherwise great holiday. Read our top tips for avoiding a urinary tract infection on your next holiday.

Monday 28 October 2019

Understanding the signs of altitude sickness

Altitude sickness can affect anyone, even experienced climbers.

Altitude sickness can affect anyone, even experienced climbers. Read on to learn more about acute altitude sickness, and how to manage its symptoms.

Monday 14 October 2019

Five things you might not know about fungal nail infections

Worried you might have a fungal toenail infection, but don’t know much about them?

Worried you might have a fungal toenail infection, but don’t know much about them? Read our list of 5 things many people don’t know about these pesky infections and how to treat them.

Monday 7 October 2019

Taking care of your sexual health on holiday

Worldwide, more than 1 million STIs are transmitted each day.

Worldwide, more than 1 million STIs are transmitted each day. Read on to find out more about the risks of unsafe sex, and how to protect yourself from STIs while holidaying.

Friday 20 September 2019

How to improve your ugly feet

Worried about your ugly feet? Learn about the different causes and how to avoid or treat them.

Worried about your ugly feet? Learn about the different causes and how to avoid or treat them. Whether it’s fungal nail, or blisters and bunions, beautiful feet might be a few simple steps away.

Friday 13 September 2019

Top 10 tips for preventing asthma attacks

Anytime Doctor’s top 10 tips for preventing asthma attacks.

Anytime Doctor’s top 10 tips for preventing asthma attacks. These simple but effective tips could help reduce the number of attacks and give you more breathing room.

Sunday 8 September 2019

What medicines should you take on holiday?

When preparing for a holiday, we often overlook the medicines that might prove invaluable if we encounter unexpected health issues whilst abroad.

When preparing for a holiday, we often overlook the medicines that might prove invaluable if we encounter unexpected health issues whilst abroad. Here is our list of the key medications to consider taking on your next holiday.

Sunday 25 August 2019

What happens if toenail fungus is not treated?

Toenail fungus is one irritation which we often put aside or ignore as a minor irritation.

Toenail fungus is one irritation which we often put aside or ignore as a minor irritation. However, doing so can have some serious consequences. Click here to find out why you should get your fungal nail treated right away.

Tuesday 13 August 2019

How is erectile dysfunction treated?

Erectile dysfunction affects half of men aged 40 to 70

Erectile dysfunction affects half of men aged 40 to 70. Click here to find out about some of the treatments available.

Friday 9 August 2019

Are there any home remedies for genital herpes?

Are there any home remedies for genital herpes, or is medication the only option?

Home remedies are often natural and quick ways to deal with ailments. Are there any home remedies for genital herpes, or is medication the only option? Find out here.

Friday 26 July 2019

The most effective fungal nail infection treatments

Do you think you might have a fungal nail infection?

Do you think you might have a fungal nail infection? Find out how you can treat this kind of issue here at Anytime Doctor.

Saturday 13 July 2019

Chlamydia: the secret epidemic

How much do you know about Chlamydia and how it is treated?

How much do you know about Chlamydia and how it is treated? Find out more about this epidemic that has hit the UK here with Anytime Doctor.

Thursday 13 June 2019

Male pattern baldness: which treatments really work?

Are you experiencing male pattern baldness or think your hair is showing the signs?

Are you experiencing male pattern baldness or think your hair is showing the signs? Find out about the treatments that really work here at Anytime Doctor.

Wednesday 22 May 2019

Get an Effective Prescription for Chlamydia Treatment Online

Getting chlamydia treatment online is now possible with the presence of internet healthcare services providers - specifically online sexual health clinics that are fast, convenient, and very accessible. You can skip embarrassing face-to-face consultations and instead do online consultations with a registered GP in the privacy of your home, any time of the day.

Thursday 16 May 2019

Find Patient-Centred, Personalised Online GP in the UK

Online doctors in the UK are just like regular physicians; the only difference is that they provide healthcare services using the internet. They have their own platforms where they do online consultations and provide electronic prescriptions.

Tuesday 7 May 2019

Buy Genital Wart Treatment Online and Get Treated Without Visiting a Clinic

Ashamed of going to the clinic for your genital warts? Don’t think you can endure a face-to-face consultation with a doctor? Why not buy your genital wart treatment online? This is a more convenient and discreet way of treating your condition while avoiding embarrassment.

Sunday 5 May 2019

Buy Fungal Nail Tablets and Keep Your Nails Safe and Hygienic

Want to buy fungal nail tablets for your infected nails but you are embarrassed about your condition? Don't have time to get a prescription and purchase the tablets at the chemist? Whatever problem you may be having, there's only one convenient solution: You can buy fungal nail tablets online.

Tuesday 16 April 2019

Get Relief from the Symptoms of BV with Proper Bacterial Vaginosis Treatment Online

Bacterial vaginosis or BV is a common vaginal infection caused by an imbalance in bacterial growth in the vagina. While it is not considered a sexually transmitted infection, it does become a risk factor for contracting certain types of STI. Sometimes, it can be awkward to talk to your GP in person about the symptoms you’re experiencing down there. In this case, you might want to consider getting bacterial vaginosis testing and treatment online.

Sunday 14 April 2019

How to Buy Treatments for Genital Warts from Reliable Pharmacies in the UK?

Genital warts are a common sexually transmitted infection caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV). You have a high risk of contracting this virus if you are sexually active. In fact, nearly all sexually active individuals have caught this virus at least once in their lives although symptoms may not necessarily manifest. Studies show, however, that women are more likely to develop genital warts than men.

Saturday 6 April 2019

Keep Travel Pack Medicine With You and Relieve Your Discomfort Easily

There’s nothing worse than having your trip hampered by an unexpected illness, especially when you’re in a place where you can’t get access to immediate medical care. While you can’t always foresee every medical emergency that could possibly happen during your trip, it’s best to be prepared for the most common ones by bringing your travel pack medicine.

Tuesday 26 March 2019

Order Asthma Inhaler through Fast and Convenient Online Service

Anyone who is suffering from asthma would agree that the costs of managing this condition can quickly add up. Fortunately these days, it’s easier than ever to find more affordable options with asthma inhalers online.

Friday 15 March 2019

How to Purchase Malaria Tablets Online Conveniently?

The increasing malaria cases and deaths around the globe is prompting the healthcare community to provide easier and faster ways for patients to get treatment. This is one of the reasons why you can now get malaria tablets online.

Wednesday 6 March 2019

Suggest Suitable Online BV Treatment Options for Fast Recovery

Just as you can buy bacterial vaginosis treatments online, you can also get consultations online. Many UK doctors and clinics are extending their services on the web, providing an easy and convenient way for patients to get proper diagnoses and electronic prescriptions. But unlike in regular hospital appointments, there's no need for patients and doctors to meet face to face.

Monday 18 February 2019

Suggest Suitable Treatment Options for Fungal Nail Infection

Want to buy fungal nail tablets to treat your nail infection? Before you do that, you must first get diagnosed by a doctor and get a prescription. Over-the-counter fungal nail tablets aren’t highly recommended as they don’t provide fast and reliable results.

Sunday 10 February 2019

Order Malaria Tablets Online – What Medicine Dosage and Duration?

Thanks to online pharmacies and healthcare providers, it has become easier and more convenient to purchase malaria tablets online without having to personally meet a doctor. Travellers can simply buy malaria tablets online weeks or days before their trips to high-risk countries. This is very convenient especially for those who don’t have time to see a doctor to get prescriptions or even go to a pharmacy. All they need to do is order from an online healthcare provider. Simple, right?

Thursday 7 February 2019

Need to Buy BV Treatment Online for Fast Recovery from Bacterial Vaginosis?

Have you been diagnosed with bacterial vaginosis or BV? Don't worry, this vaginal infection can easily be cured with the right BV treatment online. Yes, you don't have to go see a doctor face to face to get a prescription. You can also skip going to the pharmacy and buy metronidazole for BV or any other recommended medicines on the internet from regulated providers.

Friday 1 February 2019

Benefits of Carrying a Travel Pack Medicine Kit on Your Trip

Unexpected illnesses and accidents happen at the most inconvenient times, like when you’re travelling abroad. Prepare for emergencies by always bringing your travel medicine bag every time you go on a trip. Below are just some of the benefits of carrying a travel medicine bag and why you should always have one:

Saturday 19 January 2019

Tips to Order Online Bacterial Vaginosis (BV) Treatment Including Medicine Dosage and Duration

Women of childbearing age are more prone to acquiring sexually related and transmitted diseases. In the UK, bacterial vaginosis has been found to affect around 30% of women - so you are certainly not alone. Patients often feel ashamed and embarrassed about the unpleasant odour and discharge and are discouraged from engaging further into sexual activities.

Monday 14 January 2019

Get Safe, Consistent, Patient-Centered and Personalised Services from an Online GP in UK

Some people find it burdensome to arrange personal, face-to-face consultations with general practitioners. For reasons including limited time or a desire for privacy, more patients are now choosing to receive health services from online GPs in the UK.

Thursday 10 January 2019

Get Confidential and Effective Treatment for Genital Herpes Online

Let’s be honest - sexually transmitted diseases such as genital herpes aren’t something you want to discuss with everyone. But you can’t ignore them either. Symptoms alone, like painful blisters around the genitals, can cause enough discomfort to disrupt your life and may even escalate to dangerous complications.

Wednesday 9 January 2019

Buy Active Chlamydia Treatment if You Have Responded Positive for Chlamydia

Are you experiencing pain when urinating or do you notice any unusual discharge? Do you have abnormal bleeding between periods? When any of these symptoms are present, it is best to consult a physician right away. Sexually transmitted diseases like chlamydia usually carry these symptoms, and they need immediate action. Otherwise, you may end up with complications.

Tuesday 8 January 2019

How do I to Get Reliable BV Treatment Online for Fast Recovery in the UK?

Bacterial vaginosis or BV is a vaginal infection that can be easily treated with the right medication. Today, you can find BV treatments online provided by different healthcare and pharmaceutical companies. BV treatments online offer a discreet and convenient way of buying prescription medicines. There’s no need to schedule a face to face consultation with a doctor. All you need to do is to sign up for a free online consultation with a GP who will diagnose your condition and prescribe suitable BV medicines.

Wednesday 2 January 2019

Buy Fungal Nail Tablets to Prevent the Fungal Nail Infection with Fast, Discreet Delivery Services in the UK

Receiving health consultations and treatments through online medical service providers is one of the recent conveniences enjoyed by patients residing in the UK. Those who don’t have the luxury of spending hours waiting in line at clinics or have the confidence to bring up health conditions that may be humiliating benefit much from these online medical services.

Thursday 13 December 2018

How to Get BV Treatment Online with Fast, Discreet Delivery Services in the UK

Bacterial vaginosis (or BV for short) is one of the common infections that can occur in the vagina. It is a type of infection that is caused by the overgrowth of different types of bacteria, and while there is no definite reason for why it occurs, it is typically caused by gardnerella vaginalis bacterium.

Sunday 9 December 2018

Find Safe, Reliable, Patient-Centred, and Personalised Online GP Care in the United Kingdom

A busy schedule or the inability to travel could prevent you from making a doctor’s appointment and actually seeing a physician for any health issue. At times, you might be embarrassed to see an actual general physician due to the nature of your health condition.

Friday 7 December 2018

Confidential Service to Buy Your Prescription for Genital Herpes Treatment Online

The main reason why many people don't seek treatment for genital herpes as soon as possible is because they are embarrassed about their condition. Fortunately, it’s now possible to seek genital herpes treatments online. They are provided by online pharmacies or healthcare centres, giving patients a discreet and confidential option for getting treatments in the privacy and comfort of their home.

Wednesday 5 December 2018

How to Order Treatment for Bacterial Vaginosis (BV) Online - Including Info on Dosage and Treatment Duration

These days, you don't have to schedule a consultation with your GP to get prescriptions if you think you have bacterial vaginosis or BV. You can opt to order bacterial vaginosis treatment online. Healthcare centres or pharmacies now have websites where you can book an online consultation with one of their registered doctors and get drug prescriptions conveniently.

Monday 3 December 2018

Buy Fungal Nail Tablets to Prevent Fungal Nail Infection

If you notice white and crumbly nails, they may be infected by a fungus. The condition is known as onychomycosis or toenail fungus. Fungal nail infection may not be serious, but without treatment, your nails will look unpleasant and they could fall off. Consulting with an online GP in the UK is the fastest way to acquire the right solution for the condition. The right treatment will make the fungus go away and prevent it from coming back or spreading. Medication may differ depending on the severity of the infection. For instance, fungal nail tablets may be prescribed if you are looking for fast treatment.

Thursday 29 November 2018

How to Get Safe and Secure Online GP Consultation Services in the UK?

People are increasingly dependent on technology for many aspects of daily life. In fact, computers and phones are widely used not only for work and communication purposes, but for many daily tasks like online shopping, banking, and nowadays, online doctor consultations.

Tuesday 27 November 2018

Experience Convenient and Secure Online GP Consultation Services for Altitude Sickness Medication in the UK

People who suffer from altitude sickness need immediate relief from dizziness and headache. Fortunately, they can always seek help from online doctors in the UK before going on an expedition that may expose them to altitudes that can cause altitude sickness. These physicians make everything easier for patients, especially those who want to recover as soon as possible. With online doctors always available when you need them, you don't have to schedule appointments or travel all the way to see your GP before your trip. You can get medications as soon as you finish the online consultation.

Friday 23 November 2018

Get Online Treatment for Erectile Dysfunction without Any Appointment Process

Erectile dysfunction (ED) or impotence can be described as the inability to achieve and keep a firm enough erection for sexual intercourse. While having erection troubles time and again isn’t necessarily concerning, ongoing erectile dysfunction can be a cause for stress, self-esteem problems, and relationship strains.

Thursday 22 November 2018

Buy Metronidazole Tablets Online If You've Been Diagnosed with Bacterial Vaginosis

Even if you are diagnosed with BV or bacterial vaginosis, you can still travel or go on a trip. Just make sure that you have your metronidazole tablets in your travel medicine bag. That way, you can continue your treatment even if you are away from home.

Tuesday 13 November 2018

Buy Circadin Online for Effective Jet Lag Treatment

Jet lag is caused by an imbalance of the body’s circadian rhythm or more commonly, our biological clock because of rapid travel between time-zones. It is a sleep disorder, albeit temporary, that happens when cues like light exposure, social engagement, mealtimes, and other activities throw off the body’s normal sleep-wake pattern. The primary symptom of jet lag is insomnia, coupled with daytime sleepiness, although other symptoms may also be observed like reduced physical performance, mood changes, gastrointestinal disturbances, and cognitive impairment.

Friday 2 November 2018

5 Advantages of Carrying Travel Pack Medicine with You on Journeys

It is highly recommended for travellers to invest in travel pack medicine or to put together your own health kit to bring along on expeditions so that you won’t be caught off-guard in case of first-aid emergencies. The most obvious benefit of carrying a medical travel pack is having quick access to first aid medicines while on the go. Nothing beats being ready for emergencies and you’ll thank yourself for thinking ahead when the stress of travel weighs down on you, resulting in massive headaches or when your stomach isn’t agreeing with the local grub.

Wednesday 24 October 2018

Why Prepare Travel Pack Medicine When Going on a Journey?

Your travel pack medicine bag is one of the things you should never forget to bring when going on a holiday adventure. It is important not only for those who are taking maintenance medicines but also for anyone who is planning to go on a trip. Don't be like those travellers who only realise the importance of a travel pack medicine bag when they’re already sick or injured on their journey. Be a smart traveller who is always prepared and ready for any inconvenience along the way.

Friday 19 October 2018

Treat Nail Infections Caused by a Fungus through Trosyl Nail Solution

Trosyl nail solution is one of the common treatments for nail infection or onychomycosis. This topical medication has tioconazole, which is an active ingredient that fights infections caused by toenail fungi as well as yeasts and moulds.

Tuesday 16 October 2018

Update on Chlamydia Treatment Options If You Have Been Diagnosed Positive for Chlamydia

Have you been diagnosed with chlamydia? Don't panic or worry because this sexually transmitted infection is easy to cure. But if you feel embarrassed about getting a prescription from your GP and buying medication from your local chemist, then start looking for genuine chlamydia treatment online. This is the perfect option for patients who want a convenient, affordable, and discreet solution.

Saturday 13 October 2018

Find a Discreet and Confidential Online Doctor Service in the UK

It used to be so hard and so time consuming to set up an appointment with a doctor - even your personal GP. But now with online doctors in the UK offering their services anytime and anywhere, scheduling consultations and receiving medical advice is made easy. These days, securing a diagnosis and a prescription only takes a few taps and clicks.

Monday 8 October 2018

Get a Wide Range of Anti-Malaria Tablets Online in a Secure and Confidential Way

The wide availability of malaria tablets online is a great news for travellers who want to go to parts of the world with a high risk of this disease. The number of deaths and infections caused by malaria are alarming after all, and this deadly disease should never be taken lightly. It’s always prudent to take anti-malaria tablets when you go to countries with high malaria incidents to protect yourself.

Tuesday 2 October 2018

How to a Choose Highly Experienced Online GP in the UK?

These days, you can seek help from a GP in the UK whenever you need one and wherever you are. Thanks to online healthcare services providers, qualified doctors are just a few taps away. This means you can get an accurate diagnosis, receive electronic prescriptions, and buy medicines without seeing your GP in the UK face to face. This method is faster, more convenient, and more discreet.

Saturday 29 September 2018

Purchase a Wide Range of Effective Malaria Tablets Online to Prevent Malaria Disease

The availability of malaria tablets online only means one thing: Malaria is a severe disease that travellers should not take lightly. Anyone who will be travelling to places with a high number of malaria cases is encouraged to take anti-malarial tablets. Here's why…

Monday 24 September 2018

Order Chlamydia Tablets Online - Convenient and Confidential

Face to face consultations can be awkward for those who have chlamydia. Fortunately, chlamydia treatment online is now possible. But aside from this service, did you also know that you can buy chlamydia treatment tablets online? Internet healthcare providers are giving these options to patients who are looking for a fast, convenient, and confidential way to get treated. Instead of only diagnosing your condition, they also supply your prescription medicines, so you don't have to buy from pharmacies or order your chlamydia tablets online blindly.

Monday 17 September 2018

How to Get Rid of Fungal Nail Infection Instantly

Anyone can get a fungal nail infection or onychomycosis. Because this infection is so common, a lot of people don't take it seriously until it’s too late - when their toenails start thickening and cracking. Before your toenails get worse, try these treatment options.

Thursday 13 September 2018

How to Buy Circadin Online for Jet Lag Treatment Without a Prescription

Even the most frequent flyers cannot escape the symptoms of jet lag. Fortunately, you can easily buy Circadin online. With this medication, you can overcome the feeling of tiredness, sleepiness, and dizziness and start resting and enjoying your vacation properly.

Thursday 6 September 2018

Benefits of Carrying a Travel Medicine Bag with You on Your Journey

You’re all packed for your next trip, but did you bring a travel medicine bag? Whether you’re simply going out of town or spending two weeks in the Amazon rainforest, remember to bring a kit full of your medical supplies with you.

Tuesday 4 September 2018

Are You Looking to Buy Asthma Inhalers Without Waiting for Appointments?

To buy asthma inhalers in the UK, patients need proof that their doctors prescribed it to them. Aside from dealing with costly regular prescriptions, they also must deal with regular doctor’s appointments every time they need new asthma inhalers. Since asthma is a long-term health condition, this process goes on and on.

Tuesday 28 August 2018

Reduce Asthma Causing Airway Constriction by Buying Ventolin Inhalers Online

Inhalers are invaluable pieces of equipment designed to deliver drugs to relieve and control the distressing symptoms and effects of bronchial asthma. A condition affecting millions all around the globe, bronchial asthma causes the inflammation of airways, which results in a great degree of wheezing and breathlessness as air passages constrict. Respiratory inhalers come in a variety of formats, but all of them are designed to help manage different types and symptoms of asthma.

Saturday 18 August 2018

Buy Chlamydia Treatment Online by Using Convenient and Discreet Online Doctor and Pharmacy

One of the most commonly occurring sexually transmitted infections in the world, Chlamydia is rampant amongst young men and women between the ages of 16 and 25. The condition can be spread through unprotected intercourse, including vaginal, anal, and oral sex, as well as through sharing sex toys. Because the condition doesn’t show many noticeable symptoms, a lot of people live with Chlamydia quite unwittingly and unknowingly spread the infection. The spread of the disease, however, can be prevented by observing precautions like using barrier contraceptives during intercourse. If contracted, antibiotic treatments can be taken to cure the condition.

Friday 17 August 2018

How to Purchase Malaria Tablets Online to Protect Yourself from Malaria

When travelling to regions where malaria is present, taking anti-malaria medication is a required precaution prior to your trip. Medication should also be continuous throughout your stay up to a specified period after you leave the malaria area. Malaria is a serious condition that affects hundreds, if not thousands of travellers around the world, of which, fatality is a real and present danger. Onset of the disease can be rapid, especially when contracting an aggressive parasitic attack. Fortunately, taking the right medication offers good protection against the disease as prescribed by your GP.

Monday 13 August 2018

Get Safe and Secure Genital Wart Treatment Without Visiting Your GP

Genital warts are caused by common strains of HPV (human papillomavirus), specifically strains 6 and 11. The good news about this diagnosis is that the majority of cases (save for rare and unusual ones) are never linked to cancers other HPV strains cause. Genital warts are much like your ordinary skin warts - they are dead layers of skin that are being pushed up, causing flat or bumpy occurrences that can cause discomfort and itching in the genital areas.

Wednesday 8 August 2018

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Circadin tablets were originally designed to provide short-term treatment for primary insomnia, particularly in people aged 55 years and over. Its main ingredient is melatonin, a naturally-occurring hormone in the body that affects people’s circadian rhythm and promotes sleep. Melatonin is naturally released by the brain’s pineal gland soon after it gets dark. The amount of melatonin that the body produces increases until about 2 to 4 AM, before dropping off. As a person ages, the release of melatonin in the body decreases. This causes difficulties in sleeping, which leads to cases of primary insomnia. Circadin tablets provide the body its normal dose of melatonin to help those over 55 get the quality of sleep that they need. Although Circadin is primarily designed to help treat insomnia, it is also widely prescribed to aid those experiencing jet lag, especially people travelling over multiple time zones.

Monday 30 July 2018

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Genital warts are a type of STI or sexually transmitted infection, but they are not dangerous. Most of the time, the symptoms of genital warts go away on their own without requiring medication - but this could take months. Still, this STI can be annoying. Left untreated, the infection can be passed on to your partner. It must therefore be handled with proper medication.

Monday 23 July 2018

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Bacterial vaginosis is a common infection that is not as serious nor as dangerous as sexually transmitted diseases. The cause of this infection is still unknown. Contrary to popular belief, this condition is not triggered by poor hygiene. Experts says that any woman can possibly get bacterial vaginosis, although it is more prevalent to those in the 15 to 44 age bracket.

Sunday 15 July 2018

Order Your Asthma Inhaler Online to Prevent or Relieve the Symptoms of Asthma

Anyone who has asthma can attest to the fact that having this type of lung disorder is difficult. You just never know when your next asthma attack will happen. Thanks to asthma inhalers, asthma symptoms are a lot more bearable. Though they are not a cure for asthma, they can certainly make it easier to keep the condition under control.

Tuesday 10 July 2018

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Chlamydia is one type of sexually transmitted infection that both men and women can acquire. It can be hard to detect chlamydia as its symptoms are similar to those of gonorrhoea. And some people don't experience symptoms at all. To prevent chlamydia, doctors recommend using condoms when having sex. Regular testing for STDs and chlamydia are also effective ways to prevent or detect chlamydia early.

Friday 6 July 2018

Always Carry Travel Pack Medicine with You to Avoid Any Inconvenience in Your Journey

Your passport, boarding passes, and pocket money are not the only things you have to keep with you all the time when travelling. You also need a travel medicine kit just to be sure. Don’t make the mistake of going somewhere far without even the basic requirements in your bag.

Monday 2 July 2018

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Salbutamol is a type of medicine that comes in the form of inhalers or puffers to provide immediate relief to the patients of asthma. They are also prescribed to those who are suffering from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or COPD. Salbutamol relieves difficulty in breathing, coughing, and wheezing by helping the airway muscles relax. Salbutamol also comes in different brand names, including Ventolin, Asmalal, Airomir, and Salbulin. It is likewise available in tablet forms, capsules, and syrup for those who are not accustomed to using inhalers.

Saturday 30 June 2018

Stop a Common Vaginal Infection by Getting Online Treatment of Bacterial Vaginosis

Nowadays, there is no need to be shy when buying medication for vaginal infections such as bacterial vaginosis. You can order them from CQC authorized online pharmacies to avoid the crowds and the inconvenience. But before you do that, you might want to check if you have the following symptoms…

Tuesday 26 June 2018

Shop Effective and Efficient Malaria Tablets Online

Are you heading to a tropical country or a remote island? Then it’s important to bring a complete emergency medical kit with you. Aside from the first aid supplies, your medical kit should also include anti-malarial tablets. Here's why…

Friday 22 June 2018

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One of the kinds of sexually transmitted infections (STI) that both men and women can get is chlamydia. Symptoms typically appear after sex, regardless if it's oral, vaginal, or anal. Chlamydia infections typically manifest within a week, up to three weeks, although many people don't experience symptoms at all.

Sunday 17 June 2018

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Bacterial vaginosis is a type of vaginal infection that is caused by the imbalance in the production of good and bad bacteria. It happens when there is an overgrowth of bad bacteria in the region. The reason for the excess bad bacteria is unknown; it is not even because of poor hygiene or being active in sex. This means that any woman may be at risk of getting bacterial vaginosis.

Wednesday 13 June 2018

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The human body is programmed to stay alert during the day and sleep at night. That's why it can be very difficult to recover from jet lag. You are going against the natural rhythm of your body. Even the most frequent flyers find it hard to readjust to their new time zone.

Friday 1 June 2018

Are You Looking for an Online Option to Buy Terbinafine Tablets for Fungal Nail Treatment?

It’s easier than you think to catch a fungal nail infection or onychomycosis. Anyone can get this in damp places like bathrooms, showers, and changing rooms. People used to think that there is no treatment for fungal nail infection and that the condition will simply go away someday. But that’s not always true. Drugs like Terbinafine tablets can easily treat it.

Tuesday 29 May 2018

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Chlamydia is among the most common sexually transmitted infections in the UK. While it affects men and women, a lot of young adults are infected by it. The bacterial infection typically occurs on the genitals, throat, or the anus, and if left untreated, it can lead to complications, like pelvic inflammatory disease, infertility, and testicle inflammation. Many people who are infected will not show symptoms, so it is important to get tested regularly, especially if you are sexually active and changing sexual partners. Only a physician can administer proper treatment in the form of medications like Doxycycline.

Wednesday 23 May 2018

Guard Your Nails from Fungal Infection by Ordering Antifungal Tablets Online

A toenail that is white and crumbly may mean a fungal infection, which, while not serious, can make the nail look unpleasant. However, there is no need to feel self-conscious about your condition, as there are treatments that can make the fungus go away. Antifungal tablets are among the medications you can consider to effectively eliminate toenail fungus and allow your nail to grow healthily once more. Consider finding a reputable and established online GP consultation service that is authorised to prescribe and dispense prescription medication directly to you, so you do not have to take time off for a face-to-face appointment and a trip to a pharmacy.

Saturday 19 May 2018

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Diabetes may be a chronic metabolic disease, but it can be managed with a healthy lifestyle and by taking certain types of medications. Treatment for the condition will depend on the type of diabetes you have. For instance, if you have type 2 diabetes, the doctor may prescribe metformin to minimize blood sugar levels and enable your body to utilise insulin well.

Wednesday 16 May 2018

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Onychomycosis is more commonly known as toenail fungus, and you could have it when you notice that your nail has turned white, yellowish, and crumbly. It may cause your nail to look unpleasant and cause you a great deal of concern when the nail lifts off, but it is not serious and life-threatening. Terbinafine tablets are oral antifungal medications that can make the nail fungus go away. The sooner you can take them, the sooner you can start with your treatment. Take note that severe fungal infections could take up to a year to completely heal.

Saturday 12 May 2018

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Asthma affects the airways and makes it difficult to breathe. When it is triggered, air passages become inflamed, causing the airways to temporarily narrow and prevent oxygen from travelling properly to the lungs, resulting in symptoms like wheezing, chest tightness, shortness of breath, and coughing. It may be a chronic condition, but there are medications and treatments to help you breathe normally again. One of these is the asthma inhaler, a portable, handheld device that control the symptoms of asthma and deliver the medication to the lungs. One in every 12 adults in the UK is using an inhaler to manage their symptoms.

Sunday 6 May 2018

Are You Searching for Safe and Secure Online GP Consultation Services in the UK?

A busy schedule may prevent you from actually seeing a General Practitioner (GP) to have your health concerns addressed and get the treatment and medications you need. In that case, you can go for an online GP consultation service. It is convenient because you do not need to make an appointment. You can already get started by completing the online medical questionnaire and wait for a GP to assess your suitability for the service. Medicines will be prescribed to you or they could recommend tests, and everything will be delivered directly to you.

Sunday 29 April 2018

Where Can You Buy Terbinafine Tablets for Fungal Nail Treatment?

When you have nail fungus, a doctor may prescribe antifungal medication like Terbinafine to treat your condition. It is an oral medicine that is used for treating other fungal infections, such as athlete’s foot, in case non-prescription medication did not work. Fungal infections, however, can be a cause for embarrassment, so you might want to consider seeking an online doctor for diagnosis, treatment, and a prescription for Terbinafine tablets. Find a reputable and CQC regulated online medical centre that offers free online medical consultations, and make sure that the doctors are GMC registered.

Wednesday 25 April 2018

Are You Looking for a Secure Online GP Consultation Service in the UK?

A visit to the doctor can be a stressful experience for some, and if you feel the same or you simply have no time to make the trip, you can consider consulting with an online GP instead. Online doctors may be convenient as you do not have to talk face-to-face with an actual person, but keep in mind that it is not suitable for medical emergencies, which require immediate attention from an actual physician or medical team.

Sunday 22 April 2018

Save Your Nails and Skin from Fungal Infection by Purchasing Antifungal Tablets Online

Fungal infections can be bothersome, but the good news is, they are treatable with the right antifungal tablets you can buy online. Reputable online doctors are CQC regulated and GMC registered, so you can trust their diagnosis and recommended treatment options that will save your nails and skin from fungal infection. You can be sure that the medication is genuine and dispensed by a trusted pharmacy, and it will be shipped to you the very next day. The service is safe and confidential, so you do not have to worry about meeting a doctor personally, especially if you are embarrassed by your health condition.

Friday 20 April 2018

Purchase Asthma Inhalers Online for Relief from Asthma Symptoms

Asthma is a serious condition that must be treated with utmost care, especially when symptoms begin to take high gear, and coughing and wheezing turn more violent and unforgiving. In the heat of an asthma attack, it is usually your inhaler to the rescue. People who are diagnosed with asthma must always carry an asthma inhaler close by. In fact, doctors insist that a reliever inhaler should be part of any asthma patient’s daily gear, especially when leaving home.

Tuesday 17 April 2018

Get Effective Online Treatment for Different Forms of Diabetes

High blood sugar levels are the cause of diabetes, a metabolic disease that is manageable with proper diet, a better lifestyle, and an appropriate medication. There are two main types of diabetes: type 1 and type 2, where the former is typically an autoimmune disorder, in which the body destroys cells in your pancreas, which is responsible for insulin production. The latter is the more common type of diabetes where your body produces minimal amounts of insulin or is unable to use it efficiently, and it is caused by lifestyle factors (i.e. being overweight) or can be genetic. Metformin is one of the medications an online doctor can prescribe to help manage type 2 diabetes treatment.

Monday 16 April 2018

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Chlamydia is among the common sexually transmitted infections that is caused by a bacterium called, ‘chlamydia trachomatis’. It affects both men and women, but it does not usually show any symptoms, so it can be hard to detect without proper medical testing. If you are diagnosed, your doctor may prescribe Doxycycline, an antibiotic that is used to treat many different bacterial infections by preventing the growth of bacteria. It is not an over-the-counter drug, so you will need a prescription from your physician and purchase it yourself. However, being diagnosed and treated for chlamydia might be embarrassing for you, so you have an option to purchase your antibiotics online.

Thursday 29 March 2018

Take Genital Herpes Treatment Online from Experienced Doctors in UK

Genital herpes is one of the most common sexually transmitted infections in the UK, if not the entire world, primarily because it can quickly be spread through unprotected intercourse. It is caused by the virus known as herpes simplex, which, unfortunately, has no cure. The condition, however, can be efficiently and successfully managed using the right treatment. Today, you can get safe treatment for genital herpes through online consultations with experienced doctors in the UK.

Monday 26 March 2018

Purchase Doxycycline Online for Chlamydia Treatment

Doxycycline is a commonly prescribed treatment for various bacterial infections, including acne, intestinal infections, urinary tract infections, eye infections, periodontitis or gum disease, gonorrhoea, and chlamydia. Some forms of the same drug are also used to treat anthrax, prevent malaria, or treat infections caused by lice, ticks, or mites. Used to treat chlamydia, this antibiotic is often prescribed as an alternative to azithromycin, to which it is equally useful, although must be taken twice daily as opposed to the latter’s single dose treatment. A prescription-only medicine, you will need to secure a prescription order to purchase this antibiotic online or over the counter.

Friday 16 March 2018

Find Anti Malaria Tablets Online for Fast Recovery from Malaria

Malaria is a severe condition that can quickly turn your fun out of the country escapade into a travel disaster. When travelling to or from places where the risk of contracting malaria is high, stocking up on malaria tablets should be a priority, before, during, and after your visit. Taking malaria tablets before you even fly to the malaria-prone destination and during the entire duration of your stay, and after that is critical if you want to prevent infection. Fortunately, it is now easier to fill the prescription for malaria tablets online, giving you the supply of pills, you need to keep yourself safe from disease.

Wednesday 14 March 2018

Find Safe Fast and Confidential Treatment through Expert GPs in UK

Online healthcare services are becoming more common and widely accepted, thanks to technology. Accurate enough, online GP services offer a convenient way for people to get sound medical advice, treatment options, and even prescription medicines. This said, it is critical that you find a reputable company that can provide you with safe and efficient service and not put you at risk, especially when it comes to prescribing treatments and allowing prescription was filling online.

Friday 2 March 2018

Are You Looking for Effective Antifungal Tablets Online?

Fungal infections can be challenging to treat, not so much because of their complex nature, but more commonly because of the length of treatment, they require to eradicate. These infections are typically caused by dermatophytes, which are a particular type of fungi that attack and grow in the dead keratin of the skin, nails, and hair. Dermatophytes tend to fester outwards on the surface and produce ring-like patterns as they become. Fortunately, there are effective ways to deal with fungal infections, and most treatments are readily available for purchase online. Just the same, proper application and intake of these medications is critical to maintaining their effectiveness.

Friday 2 March 2018

Buy Chlamydia Treatment Online through Expert GPs in UK

Online GP consultations are gaining popularity in this day and age of the internet. Nowadays, you can quickly get sound medical advice from real and qualified doctors by directly going online. This is especially helpful when you want to be discreet about the condition you are trying to get diagnosed and treated for. In fact, many confidential services will enable you to get and purchase treatment without having to see your doctor or pharma face to face.

Thursday 11 January 2018

Get Effective Chlamydia Treatment if You Have Tested Positive for Chlamydia

Chlamydia is a type of STI or sexually transmitted infection that can be effectively treated with antibiotics. Some of the common medications for chlamydia treatments online include Doxycycline and Azithromycin. Doctors usually advise patients to take Doxycycline for seven days. Meanwhile, Azithromycin is typically prescribed as a single-dose medication for pregnant women and those who are intolerant of tetracyclines.

Monday 6 January 2014

CQC Regulated Online Doctor Consultation and Private Prescription Service

Anytime Doctor is owned and operated by the UK company Anytime Medical Ltd registered with the Care Quality Commission to provide prescriptions online: Anytime Doctor's Care Quality Commission Provider-ID number: 1-101727777 .

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Monday 2 September 2013

Treating Acne with Isotretinoin

Isotretinoin  has been a dramatically successful treatment therapy for severe and persistent Acne. Initially it was only used for sever cystic acne, its use has been gradually extended for those with significant but milder acne that will not clear despite persistent use of conventional topical and oral therapies. Isotretinoin has an important role in those with scarring because of their Acne. Most studies indicate a success rate of almost 100% and confirm that approximately two-thirds of patients have no relapse when treatment is discontinued. However, it is not clear whether these figures are correct for the patient types now being treated with Isotretinoin. more...
Sunday 4 August 2013

Is a Mediterranean diet the best diet to combat obesity and aid weight loss?
More than 1.1 billion adults are overweight and 321 million are obese. Although the increased health burden due to obesity is well-known in industrialised countries, over the past 20 years the prevalence of Obesity has tripled in more westernised developing countries, where there has been a marked increase in cheap energy-dense food and a gradual decline in physical activity.

The Middle East, in particular, is facing the greatest threat in terms of escalating obesity epidemic. Adults in Mediterranean countries are at high risk of obesity, especially in Southern European countries. Greece and Spain had the highest mean body mass index (BMI) and waist circumference (WC).
Monday 29 July 2013

Regularly eating out and takeaways causes weight gain
Body Mass Index (BMI) is regularly used to show that excess body weight is highly prevalent and associated with adverse medical conditions such as high cholesterol and diabetes. Overweight and obesity are recognised as important public health challenges Worldwide. In Europe 30-80% of adults are either overweight or obese and the trend is particularly alarming because the current annual rate of increase is much higher than that of the 1970s. Although Obesity is the result of an unbalanced energy intake and expenditure, mechanisms implicate genetic, environmental, socioeconomic, cultural and behavioural factors, eating out at home has received increasing attention. more...
Sunday 21 July 2013

Herbal treatments for erectile dysfunction sold by Internet websites

Erectile Dysfunction (ED) is a common and distressing condition affecting an increasing number of men. It is estimated that almost 30 million men in the United States and between two to three million men in the UK suffer from Impotence. According to the American Urological Association clinical guidelines, ED is defined as “the inability to achieve or maintain an erection sufficient for satisfactory sexual intercourse.” The growing incidence of erectile dysfunction is related primarily to a growing aging population worldwide, a rise in prevalence of risk factors (e.g. Diabetes and cardiovascular disease) and in increase in the treatment for prostate cancer. Prostate cancer is now the most commonly diagnosed cancer among Western men and Impotence is a common side effect of treatment. Despite the numbers of men affected by erectile dysfunction is estimated that 90% of ED sufferers are still reluctant to visit their GP because of embarrassment. more...
Monday 15 July 2013

Effect on quality of life for men with erectile dysfunction

Erectile Dysfunction ('ED' or 'Impotence') is defined as 'the inability to achieve or maintain an erection sufficient for satisfactory sexual performance'. It has been suggested that ED is one of the most common chronic medical disorders in men over 40 years old. A recent study found that 36% of men ages between 40 and 70 years old were moderately to completely impotent. Alarmingly, the prevalence of ED is increasing. It was estimated in 2005 that 25 million men in the United States experienced some form of ED. more...
Sunday 7 July 2013

Antifungal Therapy for Skin and Nails

Clinical diagnosis of skin and fungal nail infections are not always straightforward or easy. Inappropriate antifungal therapy has a significant cost implication for the NHS.

Fungi of dermatological importance can be divided into yeasts (such as Candida and Pityrosporum) and dermatophytes (such as the fungi which causes ringworm and athlete's foot). Because some agents, such as imidazoles (e.g. miconazole, clotrimazole), will kill either of these two types of fungi, there is a clinical tendency for all anti-fungal therapies to be lumped together and viewed as equal. This is not correct. Anti-fungal treatments differ in their action against various types of fungi in a similar manner to the way antibiotics have different abilities to kill a variety of bacteria (broad or narrow spectrum antibiotics). Some medicines, notably terbinafine, also differ in the way they act depending on whether terbinafine is used orally or topically especially in the case of fungal nail infection.
Thursday 4 July 2013

Rise in multidrug resistant Gonorrhoea (Neisseria Gonorrhoeae)

Gonorrhoea, caused by Neisseria gonorrhoeae (N. Gonorrhoeae), remains one of the most common sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and contributes to a substantial burden of morbidity, mortality and infertility worldwide. Penicillin’s, tetracyclines, and fluroquinolones were commonly used for the treatment of genoccal infections until the emergence of resistance to these antimicrobials. Third-generation cephalosporins, both injectable and oral, are being used globally as first-line therapy. Resistance to oral third-generation cephalosporins used as Gonorrhoea Treatment such as cefixime and ceftibuten have been reported in Japan, Hong Kong and Taiwan. Although treatment failurs with the injectable cephalosporins like ceftriaxone have not been reported decrease in susceptibility to these agents has been documented in the World Health Organization (WHO) Western pacific Region (Australia, Brunei, China and Papua New Guinea), Vietnam and Greece. Some of these isolates are already resistant to multiple drug classes, such as quinolones, macrolides, penicillins, and tetracyclines. more...
Monday 1 July 2013

The link between smoking and erectile dysfunction

Erectile Dysfunction (ED) is a common public health problem affecting millions of men worldwide. It has a strong negative effect on interpersonal relationships, well being and quality of life. Smoking is a major public health problem Worldwide and its effect on sexual life and ED is an often-used fact in Stop Smoking campaigns. The link between smoking and ED has been discussed in many studies.  Few studies have looked or published findings on the effect of smoking on ED or the effect on ED by stopping smoking. We look at a study that tries to better understand the mechanisms between smoking and ED. more...
Wednesday 19 June 2013

Chinese and Asian ethnic groups have a greater prevalence of type 2 diabetes
Chinese and Asian ethnic groups have a greater prevalence of type 2 diabetes despite having a lower body mass index.

Electronic health record data from 46, 507 unique patients were analysed. The ethnic groups of the patients ranged from Koreans, to Japanese to Sri Lankans. The proportion of women ranged from 46% in Indian to 68% in Japanese. Asian patients as a group were younger than Filipinos. The proportion of overweight (BMI: 25 – 30) among Chinese ethnic patients was lower than white patients with the exceptions of Indians and Filipinos.
Thursday 2 May 2013

It can take just 5 to 12 minutes to combat obesity
In Europe, as well as in the United States and many affluent regions of the World, significant portions of the population are already overweight or obese and obesity is increasing in many developing countries. Obesity is one of the main determinants of avoidable ill health and carries significant economic burden. more...
Tuesday 23 April 2013

Prevalence of concurrent STIs with Chlamydia

Chlamydia trachomatis is the most common sexually transmitted infection (STI) diagnosed in NHS genitourinary medicine (GUM) clinics in the United Kingdom. The highest rates of Chlamydia Treatment are among 16-19 year old females and 20-24 year old males. Co-infections with other STIs are common. National chlamydia screening programme involves the opportunistic screening of the target group in non-GU settings and further referral of all chlamydia positive patients to GU medicine for a full STI screening.

Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the most common sexually transmitted infection (STI) diagnosed in NHS GUM clinics within the UK. Untreated chlamydia can cause significant morbidity with nearly 20% of infected women developing pelvic inflammatory disease (PID). We examine a study that aims to assess the prevalence and significance of other STIs (e.g. Gonorrhoea) associated with Chlamydia Treatment

Monday 15 April 2013

Use of Antibiotics to treat Acne

Acne is a very common skin condition that affects virtually all individuals at least once during their life. Acne normally peaks at 18 years, though there are significant numbers of adults, both men and women that are affected. A recent study shows that 12% of women and 3% of men have acne and are over 25. more...
Wednesday 3 April 2013

Weight gain due to trans fats
Increasing rates of weight gain (and the follow-on effect of increasing rates of Obesity) are a global concern, as higher body mass indices (BMIs) have been consistently associated with increased rates of cardiovascular disease, diabetes and hypertension. Various causes of the Obesity epidemic have been put forward by scientists and the media ranging from fast food, climate change, lack of sleep, driving to work, antidepressants and having fat friends. A high fat diet has often been associated with increased risk of weight gain. Howver a recent study suggests that it may be not so much the amount of fat as the type of fat that should be considered. Weight Loss is a priority for many people in Developed countries to avoid increased rates of diabetes. more...
Friday 8 March 2013

Antibiotic resistance to Gonorrhoea

Neisseria gonorrhoeae is the causative agent of one of the most important sexually transmitted diseases, Gonorrhoea. Gonorrhoea and STD Treatment remains an important clinical and public health problem throughout the World. The incidence of gonorrhoea has decreased in Europe and in the USA over the past two decades but risen sharply in Asia. Historically Gonorrhoea has responded well to antimicrobial agents, including penicillin and fluroquinolones, but the emergence of antimicrobial resistance in Gonorrhoea has compromised the treatment and control of the disease. more...
Monday 4 February 2013

Home testing for Chlamydia versus doctor testing

Chlamydia Treatment and Gonorrhoea Treatment are highly prevalent curable sexually transmitted infections (STIs) that are associated with significant adverse reproductive health sequelae among men and women. Within the UK, men who have sex with men constitute a group at high risk of catching Chlamydia and Gonorrhoea infections. Both infections can infect the throat area and as such act as an important reservoir for further transmission to genital sites. Infection rates for men who have sex with men for the throat region range from 1% to 2^% for Chlamydia and 3% to 9% for Gonorrhoea. 

Sunday 20 January 2013

Is azithromycin suitable for treating Chlamydia

NHS clinical guidelines state that single dose azithromycin, 1g, or doxcycline, 100mg twice daily for 7 days are recommended as equal treatments of choice for uncomplicated Chlamydial infection and for syndromes associated with Chlamydia.  However a recent publication by Schwebke et al. challenges the efficacy of azithromycin for Chlamydia Treatment.

Saturday 17 November 2012

Hair loss and balding in older men

By the age of 50 years, at least 50% of men and 25% of women will have lost cosmetically significant amounts of hair due to the aging process. This hair loss occurs from puberty onwards and increases in prevalence until, at 80 years of age, it affects 80% of men. Male Pattern Baldness is, therefore, the most common cause of Hair loss. It can cause significant psychosocial impact, usually in circumstances where it is deemed an inappropriate appearance in terms of cultural norms for age and gender. The good news for sufferers is that hairloss treatments, such as Propecia, that produce a good degree of benefit are now available.

Monday 12 November 2012

Psychological impact testing positive for Chlamydia

Very few data studies have looked at the potential harms of Chlamydia testing. This study assessed the psychological impact of receiving a positive Chlamydia Test result. The study looked at women over 18 years of age undergoing Chlamydia testing in 4 GUM clinics. The women were surveyed at baseline and about 1 month after receiving test results using a validated psychological scale and Chlamydia specific questions. Changes in scale scores were calculated for each womingan. more...
Wednesday 7 November 2012

Fungal Nail Infection (Onychomycosis)

Fungal Nail Infections are the most common type of fungal infection seen by GPs. It affects between 2 and 8% of adults in the UK, particularly men. 80% of nail infections occur in the toes. The dermatophytes Trichophyton rubrum and Trichophyton mentagrophytes var interdigitaleare responsible for most toenal infections, but the incidence has risen over time. more...
Monday 29 October 2012

How to manage herpes simplex virus infections

Herpes simplex virus is one of eight human herpes viruses. Herpes occurs worldwide, in both sexes and all age groups. Herpes last forever, once infection has occurred, it cannot be eradicated. Herpes infections may reactivate, spontaneously or with identifiable triggers.Available Herpes Treatment can manage the severity of a Herpes outbreak. Good STD Treatment is an effective way of managing all aspects of sexual health.  

Herpes occurs as two subtypes, HSV1 and HSV2. The term ‘primary infection’ is used to describe infection with either subtype in an individual previously infected with the other subtype is termed ‘non primary, first episode disease’.

Saturday 27 October 2012

Hair loss and male pattern baldness

Hair has been a sign of beauty and a contribution to an individual’s personality since time began. Male Pattern Baldness is a common problem and is common throughout the World which can impact the quality of life or psychological well-being of the patient.

Thursday 20 September 2012

Is it more cost effective for fast partner treatment or referral for Chlamydia Treatment & Gonorrhoea Treatment?

Partner treatment is a longstanding and critical part of public health efforts to control the spread of curable sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and sexually transmitted infections (STIs). However, relatively few GUM clinics routinely assure that the partners of persons with Chlamydia or Gonorrhoea are treated. The failure to provide STD Treatment to treat infected sex partners is known to be one factor underlying the persistence of high rates of STDs in the UK. Standard partner referral in which STD/STI patients are counselled to refer their partners for examination and treatment is the norm.

Wednesday 19 September 2012

Fungal Nail Infection is difficult to treat

Fungal Nail Infection has a lifetime incidence of up to 90% in patients with psoriasis. In addition to the cosmetic impact, it causes pain and interferes with the activities of daily living in a large proportion of those affected. Fungal Nail Infection treatment can be unsatisfactory and is limited by temporary efficacy or adverse side-effects.

Thursday 13 September 2012

Chlamydia infection rates increasing for women

Annual Chlamydia Screening is recommended for all sexually active women. Due to not all women getting tested substantial limitations exist in ascertaining Chlamydia trends. Reported case rates have increased likely due to increased screening and improved test technology.

Friday 17 August 2012

Study shows resistance training or combined with weight-loss diet alone affects the loss of abdominal fat in obese women

Bodyweight loss induced by either diet changes, alone or in combination with exercise (aerobic or resistance training) lead to decreases in total body fat especially abdominal fat. These changes in abdominal fat and in its regional distributions have also been accompanied by significant improvements in different cardiovascular risk factors (for example, high blood pressure and cholesterol).