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Psychiatric Illness More Common in Women Undergoing Oophorectomy

Not infrequently we see women who ask about the possibility of oophorectomy (surgical removal of the ovaries) as a means of managing what appears to be a menstrually related mood disorder.  While this is an option rarely pursued, it appears that women with certain psychiatric conditions are more likely to undergo bilateral oophorectomy for non-malignant… Read More »

More pharmacies in England to offer free heart checks

More pharmacies in England will start offering people free, on-the-spot heart check-ups from next month. Shoppers would have their blood pressure and cholesterol tested. The programme, which could expand to every pharmacy in England, should prevent up to 150,000 heart attacks and strokes within a decade, say experts. It is part of the government’s plan… Read More »

Weight loss diet: Eating more of this food can help you drop up to 10lb in one week – Express

When it comes to losing weight, some people will start by cutting things out of their diet in a bid to see results. However, actually eating more of one food group could help boost the metabolism and burn fat more quickly. Studies have shown following a specific diet plan and exercising more could help slimmer… Read More »