New research presented at the European League Against Rheumatism has alarming consequences for fertility. Women with mild musculoskeletal pain were treated with three different non steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS) for 10 days and then tested for ovulation. Compared to a 100% ovulation rate in the control group only 6.3% to 27.3% of the test, Read More

Menopause, that lovely time of life when your menstrual cycle goes haywire, you snap at everyone from the dog to the postman and you seem to be generating so much heat that you could power a small village.  As you near menopause you’ll notice your cycle becomes irregular (longer or shorter) and more often, Read More

You would have to be living in a hole to not realise that November has been re-named Movember in order to raise funds for Men’s Health Issues, particularly prostate cancer and depression. So I thought it was the perfect opportunity to write about some of the problems particular to men that can be quite, Read More

Did you know we’re smack bang in the middle of National Pain Week (22nd-28th July)? It seemed like a great time to discuss pain and appropriate natural remedies for it. Pain can take many forms, inflammatory joint pain, headaches and migraines, back and neck pain from poor posture, lack of condition or an injury, Read More