Articles in Category : Health & Wellbeing

April 2021

The Arthritic Hip

With Tim Wright Gower Acupuncture

Last month I focused on how acupuncture can help with knee pain. This month I’m heading up the kinetic chain to the hip joint. Hip osteoarthritis occurs when the cartilage in the hip joint gets worn away, resulting in pain

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April 2021

BAME community and carers

Covid-19 vaccinations with Swansea Bay University Health Board

Two sisters who have been on the community frontline during ethnic (BAME) community members to get vaccinated Reem El-Sharkawi (near right)is a pharmacist for a group of Swansea GP surgeries, and Dr Lamah El-Sharkawi (far right) is a GP at

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HMT Sancta Maria Hospital opens in SA1

State of the art facility with the NEW Sancta Maria Hospital

HMT Sancta Maria Hospital has opened its brand-new state-of-the-art facility in Swansea’s SA1. The hospital, which is owned and operated by not-for-profit healthcare specialists, the Healthcare Management Trust (HMT), has been under construction for nearly two years. The new £25m

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March 2021

Coronavirus Vaccine

Bay cluster network with Reem El-Sharkawi

Dr Lamah El-Sharkawi is a GP in Uplands and Mumbles Surgery and her sister Reem El-Sharkawi is a GP Pharmacist, both are part of the Bay Cluster Network. The coronavirus vaccine has arrived. It is safe and effective and it

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