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Dr Rai on the Impact of the Menopause

The menopause is a normal process that women experience, it can greatly affect the quality of a woman’s life.  The menopause occurs when the ovaries stop producing eggs. This then leads to a drop in hormone levels in the body.

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Arab Health Exhibition and Conference

LGP, Home of the London Global Practice, is please to announce that it will be attending the Arab Health Exhibition and Conference in Dubai in 2018. The Practice provides excellent evidence based Private Medical Services from its base in Harley

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Breast Cancer Awareness

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, one of the most common cancers in the UK with around 1 in 8 women developing breast cancer in their lifetime. Being aware of symptoms can lead to earlier diagnosis and treatment, and with that

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The Flu Jab

The ‘flu is an unpredictable virus that for the healthy can be very unpleasant and debilitating, causing mild or unpleasant illness, but for those more vulnerable can cause severe illness and even death.  Those at greatest risk include the elderly, those

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Focus on Health Screening Part 2

Health Screening Part 2- Bowel Cancer Screening   Bowel cancer or colorectal cancer is the development of cancer in the large intestine and rectum.  One of the most common types of cancer diagnosed in the UK, if detected early before

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Golden Keys Concierge Awards

We’re very proud to be a sponsor of the 2017 MVP Golden Keys Concierge Awards.  Well done and good luck to all the nominees.

Focus on Health Screening Part 1

In a two part series, Dr Angela Rai from the London General Practice discusses the benefits and importance of health screening. Maintaining optimal health and preventing disease requires a healthy lifestyle; finding time to eat well, obtaining enough sleep and

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Travellers’ Diarrhoea

By Dr Angela Rai of The London General Practice Diarrhoea is a common problem affecting international travellers especially when visiting high risk destinations. Classic travellers’ diarrhoea is defined as three or more loose stools in 24 hours and can be

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What you need to know about Chickenpox

By Dr Angela Rai of the London General Practice.  The fourth in our series of articles. With spring in bloom comes the emergence of viruses such as Chickenpox, a highly contagious infection caused by the Varicella Zoster Virus (VZV).  Predominantly

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Guidance for Fasting in Ramadan

All able-bodied Muslims are expected to fast during the month of Ramadan from dawn until dusk. This is complete abstinence from food, drink and sexual relations. There are a number of exemptions to this, and in such cases the individual

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