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Strawberries and cream for breakfast, Pimms and lemonade for refreshment and a buzz of anticipation and excitement in the air. It can only mean one thing — Wimbledon is about to begin. The oldest tennis tournament in the world, and one of the most celebrated, it continues to attract thousands of spectators and TV viewers across the globe. read more about Grand slam: common injuries on the road to Wimbledon glory
Endometriosis and adenomyosis both affect the female pelvis but are separate gynaecological conditions with some differing symptoms. read more about Endometriosis or adenomyosis — what’s the difference?
Painful sports injuries or pain caused by soft tissue or bone problems can be debilitating, difficult to manage and cause a great deal of stress and upset. read more about Managing pain with shockwave therapy
Stress affects many of us at some point in our lives. read more about How to deal with stress
Bowel cancer is one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers in the UK. Most people that are diagnosed are aged 60 or over, but younger people can still develop the disease. read more about Saving lives: detecting bowel cancer early with FIT testing
We spoke to our expert physiotherapists at the King Edward VII’s Hospital Physiotherapy Unit and discovered their top tips for guiding your marathon preparation for the best results. read more about 13 top tips for improving your marathon performance
The 2019 hay fever season is now upon us, and many hay fever sufferers will be preparing for another spring and summer of streaming eyes, a blocked, runny nose and a scratchy throat. read more about 2019 UK hay fever warning: nothing to sneeze at
Endometriosis is a common gynaecological condition thought to affect around 1 in 10 women in the UK. read more about How does endometriosis affect fertility?
If you’ve returned from a skiing holiday with an injury that’s causing you discomfort, you’re probably considering what you should do next. read more about Injured on my ski holiday: what are my next steps?
Marathon or half marathon distance running can be invigorating and rewarding. But it can also be mentally and physically challenging. read more about Long distance running training: how to avoid injury