This is a fungal infection that causes irritation, discharge, itchiness of the vagina and vulva. It is not considered a sexually transmitted infection but can spread through oral- genital contact. Three out of four adult women will get at least one yeast infection during their lifetime. This infection also affects Read more…



It is a sexually transmitted disease caused by bacteria. The infection spreads easily because it often produces no symptoms and also easily transmissible to sexual partners without knowing. If left untreated, it can lead to sexual complications.CAUSES:Chlamydia is an infection caused by the bacteria Chlamydia trachomatis. It can affect several Read more…


Symptom checker

For some information about your symptom(s) click Symptom Checker above. This service is for both Health Professionals and Patients, click/complete appropriate sections. Note : The Symptom Checker is a service provided and updated by a third party called ISABEL HEALTH CARE. To Speak to a Doctor about your health problem(s), Read more…

Health Tips

Genital herpes

Q- Is Genital Herpes curable? A- Genital Herpes is a common sexually transmitted infection caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV). It causes painful blisters on the genitals and the surrounding areas. The virus lies latent in the nerve cells until something triggers it to become active again. Medications can Read more…


After fibroid operation

Question – Is normal Vaginal Delivery possible after Previous operation for fibroid (Myomectomy)? Answer – Yes , normal vaginal delivery after fibroid operation is expected after myomectomy( operation for fibroid), however it also depend on type of operation,  post operation complications ,reoccurrence of fibroid with present pregnancy and location, your Read more…

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Causes of pelvic pain

Pelvic pain may be either acute ( less than 6 months in duration) or chronic ( on and off for more than 6 months) Acute Pelvic Pain   Common causes include: inflammatory disease (PID) urinary tract infection (UTI) miscarriage ectopic pregnancy torsion or rupture of ovarian cysts General Aetiological Classification: Read more…


Management of Atrial Fibrillation

Dear colleague, Atrial Fibrillation (AF) is a common cardiac arrhythmia associated with a five-fold increased risk of ischaemic stroke in those affected.1 The effect of these strokes in terms of quality of life, and as a disability, has a significant impact on the NHS budget.2 Randomised controlled trials have demonstrated Read more…


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General advice

To get started, let’s take a look at how the body works. Let’s look at the Urinary System for example,basically your kidneys, urethra and bladder. Did you know that as simple as  holding urine when you are pressed is bad for your kidney? Yes it is. You will surprised that not many Read more…