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.
Iron supplements are used to treat iron deficiencies. This article profiles the various medications and how they should be used.
This medicine is used to treat shingles and genital herpes. This article profiles the drug and how it should be used.
Tension headaches are a common problem and can be brought on by stress. This article looks at how to ease the pain.
A new American survey shows psychological traits are more important than physical characteristics in creating successful sports people.
Four popular herbal supplements are to have safety checks. This article reports on the testing programme.
Insomnia affects about one third of the population but a new study finds less than five percent of people seek medical help for the problem.
Coronary artery bypass surgery is an effective treatment for angina, and narrowing of the arteries. It may be recommended following a heart attack. This article details the operation and follow-up care.
Condoms are the best way to prevent sexually transmitted infections during intercourse. This article provides recommendations on how they should be used.
Melanoma is the most serious form of skin cancer but other types are also dangerous if left untreated. This article looks at the different forms of skin cancer and how it is treated.
Eczema can be a distressing skin problem for those who have it. This article looks at the different forms of eczema and the treatments available.