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LISTERIA - a patient's guide

This is a food-borne illness which is dangerous for pregnant women and those with weak immune systems. This article profiles the illness and how to minimise your risk of getting it.


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TRIMETHOPRIM - a patient's guide

This medicine is mainly used to treat urinary tract infections. This article provides an overview of the medication and how it should be taken.


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TAMOXIFEN - a patient's guide

This drug is used in the treatment of breast cancer and endometrial cancer, but it can have significant side effects. This article profiles these and how the medicine works.


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SHIN SPLINTS - a patient's guide

This is a general term for pain in the lower legs of athletes. The condition may be due to different conditions including stress fracture, poor running mechanics and compartment syndrome.


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LEUKAEMIA - a patient's guide

Survival rates for leukaemia are continually improving thanks to modern therapies. This article looks at the different forms of leukaemia and how the disease is treated.


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