The following websites will keep you up to date with emerging information of this outbreak originating in Mexico April 2009
This article provides and overview of the symptoms and issues around the time of menopause.
Contains brief outline of this worrying new disease .The Links at the end of the article provide access to updated information on the epidemic.
Shingles is a painful condition which mainly affects older people. This article outlines the treatment of the illness and its relationship to the chickenpox virus.
This article by Dr Holt of the Wellington Medical School profiles new asthma treatments and devices currently under investigation. It also discusses the possibility of an asthma vaccine.
Vitamin D plays an essential role in many aspects of human health .This article outlines current understanding which is still evolving .
It is important to recognize a urine infection in young children. This article provides a good oversight of what to look out for.
This article outlines the methods used to prevent pregnancy after unprotected sexual intercourse, including the "morning after pill" and copper iucd.
This study shows that a modest amount of less intense exercise may be more beneficial than more intense prolonged exercise
This is a common cause of both heel and foot pain. This article outlines our understanding and provides some practical advice.
Atrial fibrillation is an irregular heart beat which can lead to blood clots and strokes. This article looks the causes of the condition and what treatment is available.
Everyone knows they should not drink too much. But how much is too much? This article includes the latest information on drinking guidelines from around the world.