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  • Bereavement: Coping with grief after the death of a sibling

    Bereavement and young people http://www.nhs.uk/Livewell/bereavement/Pages/young-people-bereavement.aspxBenny, aged 12, accidentally killed h...
  • Premature ejaculation

    We ask members of the public about premature ejaculation and an expert explains what it is. Part of a series on embarrassing conditions....
  • Bereavement: Coping with grief after the death of a parent

    Bereavement and young people http://www.nhs.uk/Livewell/bereavement/Pages/young-people-bereavement.aspxCarys' father committed suicide six y...
  • Shingles: Joannes story

    Joanne has shingles, an infection of a nerve and the area of skin around it. She describes her symptoms and treatment and how she manages th...
  • Childhood squint

    A paediatric consultant explains the causes of squints, a misalignment of the eye. He describes how to identify the symptoms and the treatme...
  • Your child's hospital stay

    A ward sister explains how you can prepare your child for a stay in hospital, what to bring and the facilities available for parents and chi...
  • Genital herpes: Marians story

    Marian contracted herpes from her boyfriend when she was in her early 30s. She talks about the symptoms, how it can be treated, and the issu...
  • Preparing for hospital

    A nurse describes what to pack if you're going into hospital, and what facilities inpatients and their visitors can expect. Also read our gu...
  • Pre-operative assessments

    Before an operation you will be asked to do a pre-operative assessment. A lead nurse explains what this involves and how it helps to reduce ...
  • Scoliosis: Rachels story

    Rachel was diagnosed with scoliosis, a curvature of the spine, when she was 11. She describes how it progressed throughout her childhood, th...
  • Healthy bones

    Dr Pam Brown, a GP, explains how to keep your bones healthy and why it's important...
  • Tourettes syndrome (TS)

    A neurologist explains how Tourette's, a combination of involuntary movements and sounds, affects around 1% of UK schoolchildren. He explain...
  • Constipation

    Eating fibre, drinking enough fluid and regular exercise can help get over constipation. Dr Julian Spinks explains how you can help yourself...
  • Staying well when you retire

    Why volunteer http://www.nhs.uk/Livewell/volunteering/Pages/Whyvolunteer.aspxFour people describe how they planned a happy and healthy retir...
  • Preventing and reducing high cholesterol

    Learn more about cholesterol http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/Cholesterol/Pages/Introduction.aspxToo much cholesterol in the body causes coronar...

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