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  1. Haemochromatosis

    06 Jul 2018

    Haemochromatosis (iron overload disorder) tends to be under-diagnosed, partly because its symptoms are similar to those caused by a range of other illnesses...

  2. Deep vein thrombosis

    20 Jun 2018

    Long international flights are suspected of contributing to deep vein thrombosis in susceptible people...

  3. Cholesterol - healthy eating tips

    Cholesterol - healthy eating tips

    Replacing foods that contain saturated fats with foods that contain polyunsaturated and monounsaturated fats will help to lower your cholesterol...

  4. Granulomatosis with polyangiitis

    17 May 2018

    Granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA), formerly known as Wegener granulomatosis is a rare condition that targets the arteries, veins and capillaries of the kidneys and the respiratory system...

  5. Varicose veins and spider veins

    17 Apr 2018

    Smaller varicose veins are usually treated by sclerotherapy ? the injection of irritant chemicals into the affected vein...

  6. Pulmonary hypertension

    14 Mar 2018

    Pulmonary hypertension is high blood pressure on the lungs...

  7. Septicaemia

    13 Mar 2018

    Bacteria in the bowels, urinary tract, mouth and skin can cause disease if they get into the bloodstream...

  8. Stroke

    09 Mar 2018

    A stroke interrupts blood flow to an area of the brain and is a medical emergency...

  9. Raynaud's phenomenon

    09 Mar 2018

    Raynaud's phenomenon can be a sign of a more serious underlying condition, so see your doctor if you experience it...

  10. Hughes syndrome

    09 Mar 2018

    Hughes syndrome is thickening of the blood caused by abnormal immune system cells...