Articles

This section contains articles about a wide range of women's health conditions written by doctors, specialists, journalists and individuals from professional bodies and organisations.

Most recent articles

  • Jun 2015

    Sexual Dysfunction – Causes and Treatments

    Sexual dysfunction is a common problem, yet many people are too embarrassed to seek help, which can cause a lot of heartache for them and also in their relationships. Here, we discuss the co...

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  • May 2015

    Advice for sun safety

    Holidays are naturally linked to a time of relaxation and sun. There is however the dark side of sunlight. Unfortunately ultraviolet rays age the skin and cause wrinkles.

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  • May 2015

    How does the sun damage our skin?

    Many people regard the development of a golden tan on the body as a sign of health and beauty. Although paler skin is edging back into fashion, there’s no denying that ‘tanned’ and ‘...

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  • May 2015

    New screening technique could pick up twice as many women with ovarian cancer

    A new screening method can detect twice as many women with ovarian cancer as conventional strategies, according to the latest results from the largest trial of its kind. The method uses a s...

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  • MAR 2015

    New research into how young people learn about sex and relationships

    New research joint funded by the Medical Research Council has highlighted the differences in how young men and women learn about sex and relationships, and identified a demand from both sexe...

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  • Mar 2015

    Cervical Screening and HPV

    Every year in the UK over 3000 women will be diagnosed with cervical cancer. However, it is a largely preventable disease thanks to the cervical screening programme and HPV (Human Papilloma ...

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