Category: Health

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Worried about hair loss?

Hair loss is totally normal especially whilst brushing and showering.  We lose about 50-100 hairs a day but when you notice they aren’t growing back your may need to assess your health and wellbeing as...

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Scratching an itch really does make it worse!

Research shows that while scratching provides temporary relief, it triggers the production of a brain chemical called Serotonin which intensifies the itch sensation and makes the itch even more maddening. That’s why the more you...

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Great News! – Sex Has Loads of Health Benefits!

Many people don’t realise that in addition to being fun, sex has loads of health benefits – 30 to be exact! Today’s top two benefits are: Sex Improves Women’s Bladder Control Urinary incontinence isn’t a...

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Is the art of conversation dead?

Having spent almost the entire festive period with a friend glued to their various mobile devices and being irritable when asked if they wanted a drink or something to eat; it made me wonder… Have...

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Health inequalities and the NHS

Many speeches have been given to mark 70 years of the NHS. They have rightly celebrated the considerable achievements of this much-loved institution. Few though have mentioned the origins of the NHS in the Welsh...