Chickenpox in pregnancy

I am 4 months pregnant and very worried that I may have been exposed to chickenpox. Last weekend my sister and her children came to ... Full story


Charcot Marie Tooth

My friend has recently been diagnosed with Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disorder. Please can you tell me something about it, as he didn't really take much in when ... Full story


I have had a problem with my right eye for some months which I thought was a recurring stye. But my doctor tells me that ... Full story

Why have I got pre-cancerous cells in my cervix?

I have just been diagnosed with having pre-cancerous cells in my cervix. Why would I have got these (is it infectious?) and what is the ... Full story

My Dad has been diagnosed with cervical spondylosis. How did he get it?

Cervical spondylosis is another name for degenerative osteoarthritis that affects the bones (vertebrae) in the upper spine. It causes narrowing of the space between the ... Full story

What is a smear tests?

My fiancée was at the surgery today to get her blood pressure checked. I believe this is routine for a female who is on the ... Full story

What is the cause of cellulitis infection, how is it cured and prevented?

Cellulitis simply means an infection of the skin and the tissues beneath it (don't get it muddled with the cosmetic problem, cellulite!) It is usually caused ... Full story

Cellulite creams

I have quite bad cellulite, and since having my children, it has got much worse. Do you think it is worth trying the creams and ... Full story

Do I need a second operation for a cataract?

I recently had an operation to remove a cataract and the improvement in my sight is wonderful. Now I would like the other eye, which ... Full story


My mother is suffering from cataracts and she loses her sight sometimes overnight, then it will clear up over time. But now she has lost ... Full story