Medical Brochure Category: Women's Health

Person with a sore foot due to chronic gout and high levels of uric acid

Chronic Gout

It is a type of inflammatory arthritis, that is to say, a painful condition caused by the deposition (build-up) of uric acid crystals in one or more joints.
Some people develop chronic gout, also called gouty arthritis. This is when people experience repeated flare-ups that can lead to joint damage, deformity and limited joint motion.

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Vaginal Thrush

The medical name for vaginal thrush is ‘vaginal candidiasis’.2 Vaginal thrush is an infection caused by the yeast Candida.2 Candida yeast is a normal resident of the

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Hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism (under-active thyroid) is a condition in which your thyroid gland doesn’t produce enough of certain important hormones. Hypothyroidism upsets the normal balance of chemical

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Thyroid Conditions

The thyroid is a butterfly-shaped gland, that sits at the base of the neck, in front of the airpipe. One of its main functions is controlling metabolism

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Thrush

Vaginal thrush, medically called vulvovaginal candidiasis, is a common yeast infection caused by an overgrowth of a fungus called Candida albicans.
Vaginal thrush is actually quite common, affecting almost ¾ of women during their lifetime, adversely affecting physical and emotional health.

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