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HUFFPOST FEATURES DR SETH RANKIN

London Doctors Clinic founder, Dr Seth Rankin, is featured in HuffPost quizzing us on everything cholesterol.

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TOP TIPS TO STAY SAFE AND WELL WHILE TRAVELLING THIS SUMMER!

So your tickets are booked, your accommodation reservation is done and your bags are packed – lucky you, you’re off on holiday! To ensure your trip runs as smoothly as possible, we’ve assembled a list of the most important tips for staying safe and well whilst travelling.

CONDITIONS YOU CAN CATCH FROM KISSING!

Today is International Kissing Day – a day dedicated to the art of kissing! But before you pucker up and share the love, take a moment to consider the potential health consequences of too much tender tonsil-tennis, as explained in today’s article!

Are you experiencing mild hearing loss? It could be a build-up of ear wax. We offer an ear syringing service at all our clinics.

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TOP TIPS FOR FLYING SAFELY

Many of the world’s most beautiful holiday destinations require us to fly to reach them. For some, it is this part that holds them back. So, read on to find out our best tips and tricks to make your flying experience a safe, happy and healthy one!

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We offer same day STI testing with fast delivery of results. We can also offer you advice and support on STDs, contraception and fertility.

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WHAT HAPPENS TO YOUR BODY WHEN YOU SUNBATHE?

We’ve seen a lot of sun recently – not just in London, but across the rest of the UK too! However, did you realise that it’s not just your skin that is affected by sun exposure? Today, we talk about all the ways the sun can impact your body!

ESSENTIAL MEDICINES TO PACK IN YOUR TRAVEL KIT!

Going travelling? If there’s one important medical necessity you need to prepare before you go, it’s that emergency travel medicine bag! We asked our Superintendent Pharmacist, Dipali Khurana, for the essential run-down of which medicines you simply cannot travel without.

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NATIONAL BLOOD WEEK: ALL ABOUT ANAEMIA

We all know how important our blood is, providing a constant supply of oxygen and nutrients to every corner of the body. As part of National Blood Week, we’ll touch on the importance on giving blood, before focusing on the most common blood disorder: Anaemia.

HOW TO HANDLE SUNBURN

The UK is currently experiencing an incredible heat wave, with temperatures soaring as high as 30 degrees! These temperatures are a far cry from the average British weather forecast – and, quite frankly, us Brits are just not used to it! Today we’re touching on a condition close to the hearts (and shoulders/ noses) of anyone who’s seen a little too much of the sun this weekend. Yes, you guessed it, we’re talking about Sunburn!

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