Alcohol Information

What is alcohol? Please watch the video’s below to help highlight the dangers of drinking in Men and Women. The Dangers of Alcohol in Men The Dangers of Alcohol in Women Alcohol is found in drinks such as beer, lager, cider, wine, alco pops and spirits (whisky, vodka, gin, rum). All alcoholic drinks contain ethanol…

Strep B

What is Strep B? Group B streptococcus (GBS) or strep B for short is a common type of the streptococcus bacterium which lives in the body without the carrier knowing. Approximately a third of men and women carry GBS in their intestines and a quarter of women carry it in their vagina. GBS is the…

Glandular fever

What is glandular fever? Glandular fever, also called infectious mononucleosis, is a viral infection caused by the Epstein-Barr virus. The Epstein-Barr virus is part of the herpes group of viruses and is very common, however, like the other herpes viruses you may be infected but never show any symptoms. The vast majority of people with…

Ovulation Tests

A pregnancy begins with conception. A child is conceived when the male sperm successfully fertilises the female egg. Successful fertilisation is most likely during a 24-hour period following the L.H. surge. Since this window is only open once a month and for a short period of time, being able to predict the L.H surge is…

Pregnancy Tests

Whether you are trying to get pregnant or trying to keep from getting pregnant, when you miss your period you want to know immediately if you are pregnant or not. The pregnancy tests that we offer are fast, accurate (greater than 99%), reliable and an easy alternative when you require immediate discreet results in the…

The Menstrual Cycle

Your menstrual cycle The menstrual cycle varies in every female. The majority of women have cycles that last 25 – 35 days, though having slightly shorter or longer cycles is still quite normal. Every month, it is quite common for your cycle to vary by a couple of days. To calculate the length of your…

How do you use PERSONA?

How do you use PERSONA? PERSONA is easy to use. Once your period has started, you simply press a button on the Monitor. PERSONA then uses coloured lights to inform you when you are free to make love without contraceptives or need to do a test to find out. Just check your Monitor each morning…

Ovarian Cancer

The ovaries The ovaries make up part of the female reproductive system, each ovary is about the shape and size of an almond. Every month an egg is released from one of the ovaries and passes through the fallopian tube to the womb (uterus). If a sperm does not fertilize the egg, it passes out…

Female Health Information

In this section of the site we have aimed to cover illnesses and problems we believe to be the most frequent in women. Don’t forget if you don’t find what you are looking for under this section try our search facility, as it may be under a different section. If the illness/condition you require information…

The ClearZal BAC – COMPLETE NAIL SYSTEM

The Clear Solution for Healthy Nails Start looking after your nails! ClearZal® BAC kills 99.9% of the fungus, bacteria and viruses that may cause nail infections, making it more effective than an antifungal agent alone. Make sure you keep your nails healthy. Feet and Nails Our feet are one of the most important parts of…

Cervical Cancer

What is the cervix? The cervix is the lower part of the womb (uterus). The cervix plays an important role in maintaining a normal pregnancy. In women who are not pregnant the cervix has no obvious function. What is cervical cancer? Cancer of the cervix is a cancer that begins in the lining of the…

Tuberculosis

What is tuberculosis? Tuberculosis or TB for short is quite a rare disease in the U.K. This is because we generally have good living conditions and levels of immunisation are high. However, in recent years there has been an increase in the number of people in the U.K. with TB. This is mainly due to…