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The Whooping Cough Vaccine: Protecting You and Your Baby from The UK Outbreak

22nd May 2024

The UK, particularly England, is facing a concerning outbreak of whooping cough (pertussis). This highly contagious respiratory illness can be especially dangerous for young infants, and tragically, five babies have already lost their lives in the whooping cough outbreak between January and March 2024. How Serious is the Current Outbreak?  Over 2,700 cases of whooping…

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When Should I See a Doctor About a Suspicious Mole or Skin Lesion?

13th May 2024

Skin cancer is one of the most common types of cancer globally, with millions of cases diagnosed each year. While not all skin lesions or moles are cancerous, it’s essential to be vigilant about changes in your skin and seek medical attention if you notice anything suspicious, but, how do you know when a mole…

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Navigating IBS: Understanding The Link Between Lifestyle and Management

18th April 2024

On this World IBS Awareness Day 2024, we shed light on Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), a common yet often misunderstood condition affecting millions worldwide. In this article, we delve into IBS and it’s mysteries with our esteemed Gastroenterologist, Dr. Sam Smith, we discuss the complexities of IBS and explore the significant role lifestyle factors play…

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Innovative Hay Fever Treatments for Children

15th April 2024

When unmanaged, hay fever symptoms become a serious problem for children and adolescents, especially those who are approaching the exam period. The height of hay fever season also referred to as allergic rhinitis season, happens to coincide perfectly with the spring and summer exam sittings. Fortunately, there are innovative hay fever treatments readily available to…

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Empowering Women’s Health: Midland Health Commemorates International Women’s Day with a Spotlight on Comprehensive Services and Support!

8th March 2024

In honour of International Women’s Day, Midland Health is proudly emphasising its commitment to women’s well-being and progress, spearheaded by the visionary leadership of Medical Director Dr. Rupa Parmar. The private general practice is thrilled to showcase its comprehensive range of services supporting women in the United Kingdom. Midland Health is a leading private general…

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Skin Cancer: The Importance Of Mole Mapping

23rd January 2024

Skin cancer is a prevalent and potentially deadly condition that affects millions of people worldwide. Recent news articles surrounding Sarah Ferguson’s diagnosis highlighted the significance of catching the early signs of skin cancer. At Midland Health, we’re committed to supporting our patients at every stage of their health. In this article, we’ll delve into the…

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Blue Monday: Elevate Your Mental Wellness With Midland Health

15th January 2024

As we find ourselves navigating through post-holiday season, the looming presence of Blue Monday can cast a shadow on our mental well-being. However! At Midland Health, we see this as an opportunity not to succumb to the blues but to empower ourselves with tools to nurture our mental wellness. In this article, we’ll explore the…

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Back to School Illness: Staying Ahead of the Class

8th January 2024

As the school bells ring and children embark on a new academic year, parents are often faced with the annual challenge of dealing with the inevitable back-to-school illnesses. The close quarters of classrooms and the mingling of students create an environment conducive to the spread of viruses and infections. In this article, we’ll explore the…

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The Pitfalls of Remote GP Consultations: Why Face-to-Face Appointments Matter

5th January 2024

In a world increasingly dominated by digital connectivity, the convenience of online consultations has become a normality. However, recent major studies across various news platforms highlighted potential risks associated with remote GP consultations, particularly for vulnerable populations like the elderly. This revelation emphasises the importance of private healthcare providers like Midland Health, standing out with…

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Common Coughs: What’s Behind That Persistent Hack!

6th November 2023

Coughing is a common reflex that helps clear the airways of irritants and mucus, but when it becomes persistent, it can be both bothersome and concerning. Understanding the underlying causes of common coughs is essential for effective management and relief. In this article, we’ll explore the various triggers and reasons behind those irritating coughs, shedding…

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