26 November 2021
Controlling Migraine Headaches (Part 1)

Controlling Migraine Headaches (Part 1)


Q: I have been diagnosed with migraine (headaches) years ago. I have had a CT scan and MRI and nothing abnormal was found in my head. I have been pres...
19 November 2021
Asthma vs Bronchitis

Asthma vs Bronchitis


Q: I had recurrent bouts of bronchitis as a child now I’m being told at 43 that I’m an asthmatic. Is that possible? Can you share with me some inf...
12 November 2021
When should you see a doctor for a vaginal discharge?

When should you see a doctor for a vaginal discharge?


Q: How could I tell if my vaginal discharge is normal or abnormal? Introduction: A: It is not abnormal for the amount of discharge or secretions...
05 November 2021
Painful Menstrual Periods

Painful Menstrual Periods


Q: I’m 25 years old and every month I have severe period pains, nothing seems to be helping. HELP!!! The medical term for period pains is dysmeno...
29 October 2021
Controlling Acne

Controlling Acne


Q: My teenage daughter has acne, what can be done to help her? A: Up to 85% of teenagers suffer with acne. Acne’s severity varies from teen to te...
22 October 2021
Swelling of the lower limbs (oedema)

Swelling of the lower limbs (oedema)


Q: MY ANKLES have been swelling, what could be the cause? Can I do anything for the swelling? A: Swelling of the ankles as a result of the buildup ...
15 October 2021
Unexplained weight loss reviewed

Unexplained weight loss reviewed


Q: I’m 78 years old and I have suddenly lost 20 pounds in four months. Should I be concerned? A: Where there is a sudden and unintentional loss o...
08 October 2021
Treatment of heavy periods (menorrhagia) Pt:2

Treatment of heavy periods (menorrhagia) Pt:2


How can my heavy periods be treated? The treatment of heavy periods depends on several variables. These include: Patient’s current and past ...
01 October 2021
Causes and treatment of heavy periods (menorrhagia) – Part I

Causes and treatment of heavy periods (menorrhagia) – Part I


Q: What can be causing my heavy monthly periods?    Introduction The medical term for abnormally heavy or prolonged periods is menorrhagia. ...
24 September 2021
The COVID vaccines DO NOT cause infertility

The COVID vaccines DO NOT cause infertility


Q: I’m a 31-year-old lady, I have no children. I want to take the COVID vaccine but some have told me not to because it can cause infertility. What ...