Colonoscopy is an examination of the bowel and rectum. It is used to diagnose unexplained abdominal pain, diarrhoea and constipation. This article explains the procedure and how it is performed.
Nappy rash is a common and irritating problem in babies. This article looks at how to avoid nappy rash and what can to be done to help.
A small percentage of men will seek a vasectomy reversal. This article discusses the operation and the success rates.
Warfarin is a medication that helps prevent blood clotting and is used to treat several conditions. This article provides information about the drug and how it should be used.
Recovery from concussion can take longer than expected. This article discusses the symptoms of ongoing problems and what can be done to help.
Urinary incontinence is a common condition, mainly affecting older people. This article details the different forms of incontinence and the treatment options.
Haemochromatosis is a genetic disorder in which there is an uncontrolled absorption of iron. This article looks at the condition and what treatment is necessary.
Osteoarthritis is a problem with aging and is more common among women. This article discusses the symptoms and treatment of the condition.
Having a friend or family member suffering a severe head injury is a traumatic experience. This article attempts to explain the treatment and issues involved in the care of these patients.
The prevention of hypoglycaemia can be a balancing act for people with diabetes. This article looks at how to prevent and treat an episode of hypoglycaemia.
Dementia is a problem with advancing age, and can be caused by several diseases. This article looks at the symptoms of dementia and what can be done to help.
Inflammation of the ear canal can cause ear ache and some hearing loss. This article looks at the causes and what can be done to help.