Testicular Cancer

Testicular cancer is a relatively rare cancer which affects young and middle aged men. It accounts for around 1% of all cancers in men.  It is more common is people … Read More

Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer is one of the most common types of cancer in men.  It is located below the bladder and produces fluid which mixes with sperm produced in the testicle … Read More

Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian cancer affects the ovaries (each about the size of an almond) on either side of the uterus.  It is the 6th most common cancer in women.  Although the cause … Read More

Cervical Cancer

Cervical cancer is cancer arising from the cervix just below the uterus.  It usually starts as pre-cancerous carcinoma-in-situ which can be detected using a PAP smear (see below).  The most … Read More

Shifting our Mindset about Death

We seldom talk about death as it feels like a taboo subject.  However, research has shown that people wished they were better prepared for it.  Early preparation takes away a … Read More

Heavy Menstrual Bleeding

Heavy menstrual bleeding also known as MENORRHAGIA is defined as regular bleeding which is abnormally prolonged or heavy (more than 80 ml) Symptoms Heavier periods than normal Bleeding more than … Read More