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Liverpool Business of the Year 2015 Finalist

Private Healthcare provider Pall Mall Medical was the proud finalist for the coveted "Liverpool Business of the Year" award at the eleventh annual City of Liverpool Business Awards 2015. Pall Mall Medical provides private healthcare services to self-paying and private medical insured patients, plus corporate medical services to businesses at three locations within the North…

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SPORT | Goals galore for Newton-le-Willows FC

Pall Mall Medical are delighted to sponsor Newton-le-Willows FC Under 15s. Throughout the season, we'll be bringing you the highs and lows from the pitch! Beverley McInnes reports... Newton 7   -   Culcheth 0 This Sunday's game was played in atrocious conditions due to heavy sleet/rain and a biting wind. In the warm-up one of the…

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Skin Health | Pall Mall Medical warns of winter sun risks...

Doctors at Pall Mall Medical have urged winter funseekers to pack all-important sunscreen if heading off to the slopes for a winter get-away. Despite the freezing mountain temperatures, this is one of the places that you’re most likely to get sunburned and suffer from skin damage. The reason behind this is predominantly due to being…

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BT.com | Is too much water bad for us?

Do we really need to drink 2 litres of water a day? Well that's the question being asked in the media this week, so when BT.com and The Daily Mail contacted us, we put the topic to our own GP Dr J P R McCulloch... Sweating the small stuff Drinking lots of water leads to…

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Sport | The latest Newton FC U15s match report...

Pall Mall Medical is delighted to sponsor the Newton-le-Willows FC Under-15s team! Here's the latest match report (by Beverley McInnes)... Newton 3  Senley and Garswood 5   Injuries and holiday's meant that 8 lads were missing from the squad leaving Newton with a bare 10 lads to fight a Garswood team fighting for the league…

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Pall Mall Medical urges women to attend regular breast screening...

Doctors at Pall Mall Medical are urging women to attend regular breast screening, following television presenter Carol McGiffin's announcement that she spent 2014 battling breast cancer. The former Loose Women star told the media she discovered a lump in her breast while on holiday in Malaysia last February. The 54 year old says she has…

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News | Binge drinking continues to fall...

Binge-drinking among young adults in Britain is continuing to fall, figures from the Office for National Statistics show. Our very own Dr Rao recently commented for BT.com around the topic of alcohol consumption, and once again provides comment on today's news... The proportion of this group bingeing at least once a week is now down…

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Love Sunday | Diabetes in women...

Love Sunday Magazine (the weekend supplement in The Sunday People newspaper) recently approached us for help around the topic of diabetes, and particularly its effects in women. Our very own Consultant Diabetologist and Endocrinologist Dr Aftab Ahmad, answered several 'frequently asked questions' which will appear in the magazine later this month. Have a read here in…

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Face Masks | Effective protection or unnecessary?

  Naomi Campbell was seen leaving St Pancras wearing a face mask earlier this week, so Now! Magazine asked our very own ENT Consultant Mr Ullas Raghavan about the advantages of wearing a face mask in public places, or whether it really is just a step too far... Q - Would something like this be…

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Dr Shikha Pitalia confirmed as speaker at IWC

  Our very own Dr Shikha Pitalia will speak at the 5th ‘Inspire Women Conference’, taking place on Thursday 18th June at Liverpool Football Club. The event, organised by Tracey Thomas, is back by popular demand and comes with its best line up yet. “The event is designed to motivate and inspire delegates. The exhibitors and…

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Sport | Newton FC U15s start February in style...

Pall Mall Medical is delighted to sponsor the Newton-le-Willows FC U15s Team. Here's the latest match report...   CROMWELL  1    -    NEWTON  5   Report by Beverley McInnes...   A cold, foggy day greeted the players at Cromwell, and following a lacklustre warm up, Newton FC needed to pull something out of the…

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BUPA survey shows lack of workplace health initiatives

  Men with prostate cancer face a lack of access to specialist NHS nurses and are often denied the latest and best drug treatments, a new report has warned this week. 4% of employee respondents who participated in a BUPA survey say that their employer has run a health initiative relating to cancer. However, its…

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The Guardian | Rosacea Developments

  The Guardian recently asked Dr Tim Clayton, our resident Dermatologist, to comment about the developments in research when it comes to rosacea. Here's his response...   "There have been a number of exciting developments in the management of rosacea in the last 12 months.We are now undertsanding more about the condition.  We know from experimental…

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BT News | Dry January - Is it really worth it?

  Have you started 2015 'on the wagon'? Our very own Dr Rao recently helped BT.com to investigate whether a Dry January is really worth it... You can also see the article on BT.com here. We’ve eaten so much food over Christmas, rolling into work is almost as sensible as walking right now. And as…

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Closer | A High Protein Diet - The Facts

  Thinking of starting a high protein diet plan to shed pounds? Closer Magazine gathered all the facts as part of a health feature, and asked our very own Dr Shikha Pitalia to comment... You can also see the article at Closer Online. What is it? Dr Shikha Pitalia, GP at Pall Mall Medical, says:…

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Marie Claire | The Risks of a High Protein Diet

In recent years, carbs have kind of become the bad guys where diets are concerned. There's a wide variety of diet plans out there that all push a similar agenda: more meat, less bread. High-protein and low-carbohydrate diets are popular with celebrities and often promise quick weight loss without counting calories. But are they too…

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