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BLOOD CLOTS AND THE PILL - a patient's guide

There has been extensive debate about which type of contraceptive pills may or may not be associated with an increased risk of blood clots. This article offers an excellent overview and summary of the current e…

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BELL'S PALSY - a patient's guide

Bell's Palsy is a paralysis of one side of the face which can be extremely distressing. This article looks at the possible cause, prognosis and treatment issues.

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HAEMOPHILIA- A patient's guide

This inherited lifelong condition affects the blood clotting factors in some people. This article describes the condition, its effects, complications, treatment and inheritance.

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This is a common virus that does not usually cause severe problems. It is a common cause of sore throats and can occasionally cause more serious illness particularly in newborns. This article provides a good ov…

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VITILIGO- A patient's guide

This is a condition characterised by white patches on the skin. The exact cause is unknown,but this article outlines current understanding and offers some guidance.

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