Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a complicated condition that affects 1 in 20 people in the UK. However, the complexities of its underlying causes and similarities to other health problems can make it a difficult issue to diagnose. Here at OneWelbe...Read More
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If you experience regular bouts of stomach pain, bloating and diarrhoea or constipation, you may already be aware of the terms irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and irritable bowel disease (IBD). However, despite being similar in name and causing simi...Read More
A PFO closure is a structural heart disease treatment to close a small hole called a patent foramen ovale (PFO) between the upper two heart chambers (atria). Consultant Cardiologist Iqbal Malik tells us about his 50th PFO case performed at OneWelbeck...Read More
Brought on through changes in hormone production, menopause is a natural transition that most women will experience in their lifetime, marking the end of the menstrual cycle. Perimenopause is the phase that leads up to menopause and is normally whe...Read More
For many of us, making a few small changes to our daily routines and sleeping environment can improve our quality of sleep. But for others who suffer from sleeping disorders, medical intervention might be needed. Professor Michael Polkey at OneWelbec...Read More
Whether it be through friends, family or social media platforms, hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is often associated with various rumours, half-truths and misconceptions. This can make it hard for you, as a patient, to know what to believe. In th...Read More
While there may be many different types of bone disorders, some are a lot more common than others. Over time, these bone disorders can lead to debilitating symptoms like chronic pain and even, at times, be disabling. But what causes them? And can t...Read More
The thyroid is an important gland in your body that is responsible for regulating various functions. Therefore, suffering from a form of thyroid disorder can wreak havoc on your health. Thyroid conditions can range from mild to severe, so seeking t...Read More