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General health

Tips on how to cope in a heatwave

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As the weather heats up it’s important to remember how heat can affect our everyday health. For the chronically unwell, elderly, or very young, extreme heat can pose significant health risks and it’s best to know how to keep you and your family safe in the event of very hot weather.

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Hay fever season | symptoms and treatment

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Migraines - causes, symptoms and treatment

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Painkillers - which is best and why?

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The signs of stress and tips on how to cope

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Men's health

Pharmacy2U joins forces with Chris Kamara to encourage families to talk more about their health

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For Men’s Health Week, Pharmacy2U found that research revealed that an estimated 14.7 million men in Britain don't go to the doctor even when they suffer worrying symptoms. The study showed that a quarter of men think they can fix the problem themselves, one in eight men feel too embarrassed to see a doctor and one in ten say they are too anxious to talk about their symptoms. Three in ten men are also currently hiding conditions from their family.

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What you need to know about prostate cancer

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Movember – Men, Moustaches, and Cancer Awareness

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Men’s health in Movember

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Let’s talk about erectile dysfunction

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Hair loss

Hair loss treatment advice

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Hair loss treatment can help both men and women. Our hair is an integral part of our identity, especially for women, so losing it can cause lack of confidence, anxiety and depression.

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How to cope with hair loss

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News

What is the Global Health Insurance card, and do I still need Travel Insurance?

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At the beginning of the year, we saw an end to the Brexit transition and this brought with it some changes for UK travellers who want to visit destinations in Europe. One of these biggest changes is the end of the European Health Insurance card (EHIC) and it’s replacement - the new Global Health Insurance Card (GHIC).

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Pharmacy2U celebrates TV advertising debut

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Corrine tries Pharmacy2U

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How Far Do People Travel to Collect Their Prescriptions?

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Skin

Eczema: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment and More

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Eczema is a common skin condition which affects 1 in 5 children and 1 in 12 adults. Our UK registered GPs take a closer look at what causes this skin condition and the different types of eczema you may be suffering with.

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Psoriasis Awareness Month

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Online Doctor helps Zoe in her acne battle

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How to treat adult acne

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Sexual health

Understanding Genital Herpes

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Genital herpes is a very contagious sexually transmitted infection (commonly referred to as an STI).

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Long-term Effects of STIs

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Women's health

Fertility advice for couples considering starting a family

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Many couples are fortunate enough not to have any fertility problems and are capable of conceiving without any medical intervention. However, according to Fertility UK, one in six couples face fertility issues and National Fertility Awareness Week – October 31 to November 6 is aimed at sharing advice and information for those affected.

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