This in depth article outlines the causes and symptoms of sciatica, and when surgery should be considered.
This is a knee disorder which may occur between childhood and adolescence. This article looks at the treatment and prognosis of the condition.
This article outlines common symptoms of teething and offers some practical guidelines and advice.
A diagnosis of genital herpes can be very distressing. This article looks at how the condition can be managed to minimise attacks.
This article gives an outline of some new anti-viral agents (Relenza and Tamiflu) which have a role in treating cases of influenza.
This article provides a sensible understanding of possible food allergies in children, including some practical food choice suggestions.
The mini pill is a useful alternative for women who cannot use the combined oral contraceptive pill. This article provides advice on how it is used and common side effects.
Further research into the safety of mobile phone use is being recommended. So far the only established risk factor for mobile phones is an increased risk of a car accident if using one while driving.
This article provides a good overview of the common types of knee injuries and the principles of treatment.
This article outlines some of the many causes of jaundice and outlines possible investigations.
This is a common condition which is usually self limiting. A variety of causes are outlined in this article.
This article provides an overview of the causes of tapeworm, the symptoms and how to treat an infection.