Articles in Category : Health & Wellbeing

November

Modern v Traditional

With Gemma Amura owner of It's Science

‘technical hairdressing with a touch of magic’ IN THIS ARTICLE, GEMMA EXPLAINS THE NEW TECHNIQUES AVAILABLE TO CLIENTS AND HOW SHE IS BRINGING A LITTLE BIT OF ALCHEMY TO WALTER ROAD. Prior to opening the salon seven months ago I

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November

Bereavement

Bay Cluster Network

‘I’m sorry, it is not the news we were hoping for…’ On this occasion it was different. This wasn’t an exam, this wasn’t us breaking bad news to a patient.  It was a consultant breaking bad news to us about

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October 2019

Acne Rosacea

Bay Cluster Network

Skin conditions and rashes are commonly encountered in general practice. This month we focus on a condition called acne rosacea. This is different from the acne that tends to affect younger patients, acne vugaris. What is acne Rosacea? Rosacea is a common

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September 2019

What is Osteopathy?

With Sian George (M.Ost) Align Therapies, Sketty

Osteopathy is a non-invasive, manual, holistic therapy that aims to improve health by manipulating and strengthening the musculoskeletal framework. Osteopaths treat the person rather than the condition or problem. Techniques include stretching, gentle pressure, and resistance, known as osteopathic manipulative

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September 2019

Itchy Scalp

With Bay Cluster Network

Itchy scalp is a very common condition encountered in general practice. It can cause embarrassment and irritation for those affected by it. There are a number of causes of this condition. In this article we focus on some common causes and

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