NHS Dangerously Low on Lifesaving Medicines

According to documents seen by the Guardian, the NHS are running out of important medicines to treat heart problems, cancer and epilepsy.

An internal 24-page report sent to some doctors last Friday from the medicine supply team at the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC), titled “commercial-sensitive”, listed many of the drugs in short supply at the NHS.

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We ‘Moustache’ You a Question – Are you Growing Yours for Movember?

MovemberFriday 1st November will begin a month long awareness campaign where Men’s Health is brought to the forefront of discussion.

Many of you will of course nowadays refer to November by the moniker it has since taken on in recent times – ‘Movember’.

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Halfway into Stoptober 2019 as Smokers around the UK Ditch the Cigs

stoptoberWith just over two weeks into the annual anti-smoking campaign Stoptober, Medical Specialists would like to know just how many of you are planning to attempt to last the full 28 days this October?

You may also wonder why 28 days was chosen as the period in which smokers are challenged to abstain. Well, if you can make it the full 28 days, research suggests you are then five times more likely to quit for good!

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Could a UK Shortage of Contraceptive Pills Lead to Unplanned Pregnancies?

Health experts are warning that Britain could experience a wave of unplanned pregnancies due to a nationwide shortage of certain contraceptive pills, such as Dianette and Zoely to name just two, although Medical Specialists still have other contraceptives such as Cerazette, Marvelon and Yasmin in stock.

Pharmacies up and down the country are feeling the effects of manufacturing issues with some of the leading brands of pills, causing panic amongst many women who are struggling to have their prescriptions fulfilled by said pharmacies.

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UFC Star Conor McGregor’s Next Fight Against…Hair Loss?

The 31 year old UFC star is working on an exfoliator scrub for the scalp that he believes will stop men’s hair from receding so rapidly.

He said: “I’m actually of the belief that you can reverse the effects of male pattern baldness if you exfoliate the scalp.”

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