22 April 2022
Understanding the significance of an elevated ESR

Understanding the significance of an elevated ESR


Q: I was told that my ESR is high because it was 47, what could this mean? ESR, when used in relation to a blood test, is an abbreviation for Eryth...
14 April 2022
Impetigo

Impetigo


Q: This is the 3rd time that my 4 yr old has had to be treated for impetigo. How can it be prevented? Impetigo is a relatively common and contagiou...
08 April 2022
Acute Middle Ear Infections In Children

Acute Middle Ear Infections In Children


Q: My 18-month old gets frequent painful ear infections. Why, and what can be done to prevent these? An acute middle ear infection is referred to a...
01 April 2022
Persistent Tiredness (Fatigue)

Persistent Tiredness (Fatigue)


Q: I am a 36 year old woman and for the last six months I have been extremely tired all the time. I go to sleep tired, I wake up tired. What could be ...
25 March 2022
Genital Herpes (Part 2)

Genital Herpes (Part 2)


Q: I went to my doctor for painful sores in my vaginal area, and I was diagnosed with herpes. Tell me more about this condition. (Part 1 in last Fr...
18 March 2022
Genital Herpes (Part 1)

Genital Herpes (Part 1)


Q: IWENT TO my doctor for painful sores in my vaginal area, and I was diagnosed with herpes. Can you tell me more about this condition? Genital her...
11 March 2022
Vertigo – Symptoms, Complications, Risk Factors, Causes, Assessment  and Treatment

Vertigo – Symptoms, Complications, Risk Factors, Causes, Assessment and Treatment


Q: I keep getting vertigo, where the room keeps spinning. When this happens I have to take medication to stop it. Can you tell me more about this cond...
04 March 2022
Alternatives To Viagra, Cialis And Levitra When Treating Erectile Dysfunction (Impotence)

Alternatives To Viagra, Cialis And Levitra When Treating Erectile Dysfunction (Impotence)


Q: I’m 47 years and my partner has a problem with my impotence. Is there anything natural I can do to help? Introduction Erectile dysfunction ...
25 February 2022
Suffering from (chronic) insomnia

Suffering from (chronic) insomnia


Q: I’ve suffered from insomnia for years and I can only get to sleep if I take lorazepam. Help! What can I do to return my sleep to normal? Intro...
18 February 2022
Growing pains in children

Growing pains in children


Q: My 9 year old has growing pains. What causes them and can anything be done to get rid of them? Introduction Up to 25-40% of children experien...