Practice Services

If you or someone you know has a medical illness, health problems or a medical condition, then you can get expert medical help at Private General Practice Services (www.privategp.com). Usually the best course of action to take is to ring one of our staff and book a consultation. Depending on... 

Posted: 10/10/2011

Type 2 Diabetes Symptoms and Treatment

Type 2 diabetes is a condition caused by too much glecose (sugar) in the blood. It occurs when your body cannot produce enough insulin which is used to move glucose from the blood into cells where it is converted into energy. One of the main causes of diabetes is being... 

Posted: 31/08/2011

5 Ways to Beat Acne

Change Your Pillowcase and Clean Your Glasses - Each night oils and bacteria can be deposited on your pillowcase. Because you then sleep on these oils and bacteria again you recontaminate your face causing your bacteria to swell up. Similarly, you need to keep your glasses clean so that you... 

Posted: 20/07/2011

Vegetarian Diets reduce Metabolic Syndrome Risk

Researchers have shown that vegetarians are less likely to show Metabolic syndrome symptoms. Metabolic syndrome is a collection of diseases that contribute to cardiovascular disease, including diabetes, high blood pressure and obesity. In the study 23 out of 100 vegetarians were found to have 3 or more metabolic symptoms compared... 

Posted: 15/06/2011

Flu Vaccinations

It is recommended if you are interested in a flu jab this October to book now as supplies for the Flu Vaccine may be limited. Booking now will help us secure supplies for your jab this winter. Each year in the UK around 600 people die of flu, up to... 

Posted: 09/06/2011