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.

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  • The psychological impact of the Menopause

    Many of us get confused when it comes to discussing the menopause: first, that it occurs in one stage and second that the most commonly reported problems suffered are hot...

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  • Feel Your Best Every Day of the Month

    Your hormone levels can fluctuate during the week or so leading up to your period. These changes can, among other things, leave you feeling fatigued, low in energy and ex...

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  • A Natural Approach to Menopause

    There are times in every woman’s life when she is likely to experience the ups and downs of hormone imbalance, and this is especially true leading up to, and during...

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  • STI home testing kits

    The STI Clinic is an online sexual health service that allows you to test via home sampling for sexually transmitted infections (STIs).

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  • 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. Her...

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  • Open your mind and body to the wonderful Gac Fruit

    The founders of ‘Only’ stumbled across this incredible fruit, quite by chance while spending six years living and working in Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam. Th...

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    Varicose veins & compression socks

    Varicose veins are caused by damaged veins that usually affect the legs. Varicose veins do not always need treatment. If your varicose veins are not causing you discomfor...

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  • Vaginal atrophy - a treatable condition

    Poor vaginal lubrication, vulvar itching, dryness, mild urinary incontinence, heaviness and painful intercourse can occur during pre-menopause or after child birth. The m...

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    Information about vaginal dilators

    Vaginal dilators to help after surgery. Pelvic radiotherapy for gynecological and anorectal (anus and rectum) cancer is known to damage the vagina. It causes the vagina t...

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    Menopausal acne and adult female acne

    Information about acne in menopausal women and ways to help treat it.

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    Vaginal thrush and the different types of treatments

    Thrush can be treated in a number of ways, from over the counter pessaries to creams and oral tablets, or a combination of all of these.

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    Breast feeding - nursing bra tips

    There are a wide range of bras available to mothers who are breast feeding so it is important to know what is available to help you choose the most suitable bra.

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