November 22, 2018
Appendicitis is an acute medical condition where the appendix becomes inflamed and can eventually burst. It requires urgent medical attention, and..
November 8, 2018
A story currently doing the rounds on the web reports how Mark Givens, recently diagnosed with a brain tumor, lost his driving license due to..
November 1, 2018
Yesterday saw 31st October, a day when many choose to celebrate Halloween, dressing up in scary (and some not so scary) costumes and to do a round of..
October 26, 2018
It’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a worldwide campaign helping to spread awareness, education and promote further research into the most common..
October 18, 2018
In a post from 2015, we reported how important the Internet had become, over the previous decade, in enabling health information to be available to..
October 11, 2018
20 October is World Osteoporosis Day, calling for global action to help improve bone health and prevent fractures caused by this condition that, much..
September 27, 2018
Meningitis is a disease that can affect anyone, although it is most common in babies, children and young adults. The condition can be bacterial,..
September 20, 2018
Childhood Absence Epilepsy (CAE) and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) have similar symptoms and are often incorrectly diagnosed in..
September 13, 2018
Our blog this week is devoted to cardiovascular disease, or heart disease, to tie in with the new online ‘Heart Age Test’ recently launched by Public..
September 6, 2018
If you’ve been a long time subscriber to the Isabel blog, or followed our work from its beginnings in 1999, then you’ll know we’ve always had a..
August 30, 2018
Going to the doctor, or talking to a doctor in hospital, can bring about many anxieties. There is, of course, the original issue for which you are..
August 23, 2018
In the world of digestion there are many terms and different conditions, and so it’s no wonder that this can cause some confusion. The symptoms for..