Persistent bloating is one of the main signs that a woman may be suffering from ovarian cancer but a new poll has found that some women would be more likely to make changes to their diet than visit their GP if they were regularly bloated. A survey of 1,142 women on behalf of Target Ovarian […]
WOMEN could be buying probiotic yoghurts instead of seeking medical health for a key symptom of cancer, a charity has warned.
‘We’ve got a problem here’: B.C. civil liberties group concerned doctor fingerprinted to prove his identity
A civil liberties association and doctors group in B.C. are raising concerns after a doctor whose name is similar to a sex offender’s was ordered to be fingerprinted to prove his identity. The doctor predicts all doctors and nurses will be required to be fingerprinted down the road — a suspicion the RCMP appears to […]
Chas (played by Lucy Pargeter) is due to experience a shock in upcoming Emmerdale scenes this week, as she takes an unexpected visit to the doctor’s surgery. ITV’s landlady will slip and sprain her ankle next week, forcing her to get new boyfriend Paddy Kirk (Dominic Brunt) to take her to the doctor. However the […]
A family doctor in Neils Harbour in northern Cape Breton has posted a Facebook message to her former fellow med school and residency colleagues, hoping some of them will come and work in her community.
FLU, BACK PAIN and skin conditions such as eczema are common ailments people suffer with throughout the year, but should you be visiting your doctor of pharmacist for help?
CANCER symptoms vary dependent on where the tumour is in the body. You should see a GP if you show these signs of bowel cancer.
If you liked Scott Adkins as Kaecilius’ henchman in Doctor Strange or as Mitch Rapp’s training rival in American Assassin, you’ll be pleased to know there’s a whole host of movies in which Adkins really shows us his moves. Action fans may know him as Boyka in the Undisputed sequels or from his lead roles in […]
SCARLET fever is an infectious bacterial illness that usually involves a sore throat, fever and rash. Infections has reached the highest levels in UK since the 1960s and doctors are now urging parents to look out for symptoms.
More than half of family physicians in Nova Scotia are over the age of 50. Dr. Ken Murray in Neils Harbour is one of them, his story indicative of the doctor-shortage problem facing the province.