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How a Blood Test Can Help to Explain Unintentional Weight Loss

By Pall Mall Medical, 21st January 2020

There are several contributing factors that could cause unintentional weight loss such as an underlying health, behavioral or emotional issue. Regardless of the cause, it is important to identify and get to the bottom of it. In common cases, weight loss can occur after a stressful event such as a change in career, divorce, redundancy…

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5 Reasons Why January is the Best Month to Get Cosmetic Surgery

By Pall Mall Medical, 21st January 2020

The most popular new year’s resolutions usually involve improving your lifestyle and appearance. Undergoing a cosmetic surgery procedure can help to improve confidence levels in the same way making lifestyle changes like exercising and improving your diet can. In this blog we look at why January is the best month to book in for your…

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Why it's Important to Have Healthy Drinking Habits All Year Round

By Pall Mall Medical, 20th January 2020

Many people chose to reduce the amount of alcohol they drink in January due to the public health campaign ‘Dry January’. If you’re one of them – well done! Whatever your goal was, any achievement you make cutting back on alcohol is worthwhile. If you have already cut back this month, you should be feeling…

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National STI Awareness Day

By Pall Mall Medical, 14th January 2020

Ahead of National STI Day (14th January 2020) doctors warn of dangers of leaving STIs untreated, particularly in older people.   Despite confirmed cases of STIs increasing amongst older people, since 2017 Pall Mall Medical has seen a 97% reduction in over 45s being tested for STIs and STDs and want to use National STI…

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5 Top Tips to Help You Stick to Your New Years Resolution

By Pall Mall Medical, 1st January 2020

New year seems like a natural time for most people to make important changes. It’s almost like a universal pushing of the ‘reset’ button - a clean slate. Everyone is familiar with the generic “new year, new me” comment, but the truth is, year after year we tend to have broken our resolutions before February…

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HOW TO AVOID A HANGOVER THIS NEW YEARS

By Pall Mall Medical, 27th December 2019

New Years Eve is a time for celebration. A time to mark the end of one year and welcome in the new one. So, gathering for a party filled with your favourite alcoholic drinks and counting down to midnight with a champagne in your hand is a popular way to celebrate.  However, waking up with…

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HOW TO CURE A HANGOVER THIS NEW YEARS

By Pall Mall Medical, 27th December 2019

Banging headache, feeling nauseous, and sensitive to light and sound? Sounds like you partied a little too hard last night and now you’re suffering the effects of a rather nasty hangover.  You can’t totally get rid of a hangover, but you can certainly lessen the effects. Here’s our top tips on how:\   1). Fluids…

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The Importance of Vaccinating Your Child

By Pall Mall Medical, 16th December 2019

Cases of measles are currently soaring in Europe. Last year alone, there were more than 21,000 cases and 35 deaths - this is an increase of over 25% from the year before. The aim has always been to eradicate measles completely using the highly effective vaccine, however, less parents are choosing to immunise their children against the…

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Less Fear Around The Smear

By Pall Mall Medical, 15th December 2019

Around five million women across the UK from the age of 25 are invited to attend their cervical cancer screening, also known as a smear test. From your mum, to your sister, or work colleague, every woman should undergo this vital and potentially lifesaving test every three to five years. How do you develop cervical…

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You've Checked Your Car Ready For The Colder Months But Have You Considered Giving Yourself a Winter Health Check?

By Pall Mall Medical, 13th December 2019

  The Christmas holiday period can be a busy time. It can also be a time of over-indulgence, whether that be drinking more alcohol than usual, having more late nights or eating lots of ‘naughty’ foods. So, it’s no surprise that health matters are not a top priority for anyone at this time of year.…

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