cervical cancer

Eating disorders

What are eating disorders? The term ‘eating disorders’ is used to describe a range of problems to do with eating

Lymphatic system

The lymphatic system is a network of tiny vessels, similar to the blood circulation. However instead of blood, the lymph

Breast abscesses

A breast abscess is a localised collection of pus in the breast tissue. It is usually caused by a bacterial

Cancer: what is it?

Cancer is a group of diseases resulting from the abnormal growth of some cells that start to divide uncontrollably and

Multiple myeloma

What is multiple myeloma? Multiple myeloma is a type of cancer affecting plasma cells, which are a mature form of

Clinical trials

What is a clinical trial? A clinical trial is a scientific study, or an organised test of medicines and new

Toxic shock syndrome

What is toxic shock syndrome? Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) is a rare but very serious illness. It received much publicity

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