Spot a Stroke In 4 Easy Steps

Spot a Stroke In 4 Easy Steps

This condition occurs when the blood supply to part of the brain is cut off – typically by a blood clot blocking a blood vessel. This prevents the area of brain tissue supplied by that blocked blood vessel from getting the oxygen and nutrients it needs, and the...
The Truth About the Contraceptive Pill and Patch

The Truth About the Contraceptive Pill and Patch

The contraceptive pill and patch are more widespread than ever, and yet there are still widespread misconceptions about it. So what’s the truth? Does the pill make you gain weight? Is it dangerous to take for long periods of time? Read on and find out… Apply for the...
What All Men Should Know About Testicular Cancer

What All Men Should Know About Testicular Cancer

Testicular cancer is the most common cancer in Irish men aged between 15 and 34 years old. Fortunately, it is highly curable, as it is one of the easiest cancers to treat. Symptoms Most of these symptoms can be caused by something other than testicular cancer, but...
What You Need To Know About Breast Cancer

What You Need To Know About Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is the most common cancer in Ireland. It’s estimated that one in every 11 women will be diagnosed with the disease. If you have any symptoms or concerns, remember you can always speak to a Webdoctor GP today. Speak with a GP today How to check your...
Is your thyroid causing your symptoms?

Is your thyroid causing your symptoms?

Both under and overactive thyroids are more common in women than men. Because symptoms of an over or underactive thyroid are quite general (for instance, weight gain or weight loss can both be symptoms of abnormal thyroid function), it’s important to monitor your...