What are cysts exactly?

A cyst is an abnormal sac that contains either fluid or semi-solid matter and, can be found anywhere around the body. The commonest places to ... Full story


Interstitial Cystitis

I have been suffering from cystitis for about six months. I try to drink a lot of water and take cranberry tablets daily but cannot ... Full story

Cranberries help cystitis

I've had terrible cystitis. Someone has told me that cranberry juice is supposed to be good for it, so I'm drinking gallons. Is there any ... Full story

Problems after a Chlamydia infection...?

I was recently diagnosed with Chlamydia. Having been treated for it, I thought everything would go back to normal. However I am still noticing a ... Full story


Teenagers more commonly develop this condition but young adults of your age can suffer with it too. Often doctors will call it by its other ... Full story

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Our ten year old daughter has been diagnosed with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome after having had glandular fever. Have you any information on the above subject ... Full story

Chronic Fatigue - causes

My wife has all the symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome, but there does not seem to have been any precipitating cause. It has just come ... Full story

Chronic pain syndrome

My wife has had a single heart bypass in April this year, followed by rehabilitation classes. But she has not noticed any real improvement since ... Full story

My doctor says I've got chilblains. I thought only old people got these?

You're right that older people more commonly suffer chilblains, but anyone can be affected. When extremities such as the toes and fingers are exposed to the ... Full story

Chickenpox - preventing scratching

My daughter, who is 6, has a bad dose of chickenpox. She has a very bad rash and is going crazy trying to scratch it. ... Full story