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  1. Assisted reproductive technology – IVF and ICSI

    24 Mar 2020

    IVF (in-vitro-fertilization) and ICSI (intracytoplasmic sperm injection) are assisted reproductive treatment (ART) procedures in which fertilisation of an egg occurs outside the body...

  2. Back pain – disc problems

    18 Mar 2020

    Most disc problems resolve without specific treatment...

  3. Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

    16 Mar 2020

    As of December 2019, coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is a newly identified virus that can cause respiratory illness, including pneumonia...

  4. Polio and the late effects of polio

    11 Mar 2020

    Polio is a serious disease that can cause life-threatening paralysis and possibly death...

  5. Iron deficiency - adults

    04 Mar 2020

    Don't take iron supplements unless advised by your doctor...

  6. Iron deficiency - children

    04 Mar 2020

    Keep iron supplements away from children - as little as one to three grams can kill a child under six years...

  7. Medicine information leaflets for consumers

    26 Feb 2020

    A Consumer Medicines Information (CMI) leaflet gives you accurate information about the safety of your medication and how best to take it...

  8. Avoiding asthma triggers

    16 Jan 2020 Avoiding asthma triggers

    Asthma triggers are substances, conditions or activities that lead to symptoms of asthma.Asthma symptoms include difficulty breathing, coughing, wheezing and shortness of breath. These symptoms can...

  9. Cancer and asbestos

    16 Jan 2020

    Long-term exposure to asbestos is a cause of lung cancer and other serious illnesses...

  10. Bowel motions

    27 Dec 2019

    Many illnesses and events can affect the colour and texture of faeces...